Material Verification Program

Definition(s)


Material Verification Program

A documented quality assurance procedure used to assess metallic alloy materials (including weldments and attachments where specified) to verify conformance with the selected or specified alloy material designated by the owner/user.

  • NOTE: This program may include a description of methods for alloy material testing, physical component marking, and program recordkeeping (see API 578).

Source: API 570, Piping Inspection Code: In-service Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration of Piping Systems, Fourth Edition, February 2016, with Addendum May 2017. Global Standards