What We Offer

WQS provides Non-Destructive Testing, Visual Inspections, Integrity Inspections and Field Evaluation Services with the right amount of personnel required to conduct the work safely, timely and efficiently.

WQS provides the highest quality service in Western Canada targeting maintenance, projects, turnarounds, outages, planned and unplanned events in various industries.

WQS is a Certified Welding Inspection Company in accordance with CSA W178.1. WQS has successfully completed procedure demonstrations for the following jurisdictions:

  • Alberta (ABSA)
  • British Columbia (TSBC)
  • Saskatchewan (TSASK)

Non-Destructive Testing

  • MT – Magnetic Particle Testing
  • PT – Liquid Penetrant Testing
  • UT – Ultrasonic Testing
  • RT – Radiography Testing
  • CR – Computed Radiography
  • DR – Digital Radiography
  • ET – Eddy Current Testing
  • PAUT – Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing with Full Matrix Capture (FMC)
  • TOFD – Time of Flight Diffraction

Field Evaluation Services

  • FT – Ferrite Testing
  • HT – Hardness Testing (UCI & Telebrinell)
  • PMI – Alloys (XRF Analyzer)
  • PMI – Soil Analysis (XRF Analyzer)
  • PMI – Positive Material Identification Carbon Equivalence (OES & LIBS Analyzer)

Asset Integrity Inspections

  • PIA – Pipeline Integrity Assessments
  • CUI – Corrosion Under Insulation – Lyft
  • PECA (Pulsed Eddy Current Array)
  • TML – Thickness Monitor Locations
  • CML – Corrosion Monitor Locations
  • ACM – Automated Corrosion Mapping
  • Integrity Surveys
  • Drone Inspections
  • Videoscope
  • Close & Mid-Range Laser Scanning for:
    • Pipeline
    • Tank
    • Facility

Visual Inspections

  • CWB W178.2 Certified Welding Inspectors (Levels: 1, 2, 3)
  • Third Party Inspectors
    • Vendor
    • Fabrication Facilities
    • API Inspectors
    • NACE

Lifting Equipment Certifications

  • Elevating Work Platforms
  • Vehicle – Mounted Aerial Devices
  • Lift Trucks
  • Mobile Cranes
  • Below-the-hook Lifting Devices
  • Lifting Attachments

Rope Access Inspections (IRATA)

  • IRATA Certified Technicians


The culture at WQS has always been to learn from gaps to better provide services for clients. WQS has been a fantastic partner, providing unseen production on cost per point and efficiency opportunities through many projects. It’s great to see a company of their size still take care of their employees and treat them fairly and with respect.

QS unlocks otherwise missed efficiencies through client engagement and resource planning. WQS Drives safety and efficient execution of work on all job sizes. WQS Strives to improve the quality of work through open and honest two-way feedback.

WQS has done an incredible job at bringing solutions to myself and my team. Their ability to provide multi-certified technicians helps to reduce overall field hours and cost on our projects. They are a forward-thinking company with a great focus on their employees and their safety.