Jozef Jachniak, P.Eng., and President of Enefen Energy Efficiency Engineering Ltd, will present information on ENEFEN B149 Field Inspections and Field Approvals (FA) at the Alberta Mechanical Officials Society (AMOS) Fall Conference, October 25, 2013 in Red Deer, AB. Carey Larose, former Chief Inspector for Alberta Municipal Affairs and ENEFEN Board Member will be co-presenter.
“We are pleased to congratulate ENEFEN on their notable achievement,” says Chantal Guay, Vice-President, Accreditation Services at SCC. “This accreditation provides an added assurance toCanadians, especially to those living close to facilities operating these commercial gas appliances,that the equipment certified by ENEFEN meets Canadian code requirements and is safe to operate.”
“The Safety Services branch of Alberta Municipal Affairs welcomes ENEFEN as the first accredited inspection body in Canada,”says Sidney Manning, Chief Plumbing & Gas Administrator, Municipal Affairs/Safety Services at the Government of Alberta. “Theindustrial sector in Alberta will reap the benefit from this critical introduction of a gas specific inspection body that will be able toinspect one-of-a-kind and site-specific installations in support of the Gas Code Regulation under the Safety Codes Act.”
ENEFEN's SCC accreditation is in accordance with the provisions of ISO 17020:2012 Conformity assessment -Requirements for the operation of various types of bodies performing inspection and CAN-P-1608 AdditionalRequirements for the Accreditation of Inspection Bodies. It accredits ENEFEN's capability to perform inspectionevaluations based on Canadian code requirements for safety and suitability of one-of-a-kind and limited-run commercialand industrial gas-fired appliances and equipment. This type of equipment may be designed for installation at a specific siteor assembled on site.
Summaryof observations and findings from recent discussions and work with government and industry participants regarding the introduction of gas safety code regulations to the Alberta and Saskatchewan Petroleum Industry.Petroleum Industry Brief, Jozef Jachniak, P.Eng., October 3, 2003.