Our Company

Our Company

Since 1991, T BAILEY, INC. have been fabrication, shipping, and construction experts of industrial-sized tanks, pressure vessels, pipe, casing & penstock. Our extensive experience in aboveground, field-erected, fuel and water tank projects has established T BAILEY, INC. as a leader in the Northwest of safety, quality control, and project management. We back our quality with a commitment to quality and integrity, a commitment that has led to a history of satisfied customers.

T BAILEY, INC. has successfully completed numerous, widespread projects throughout the Pacific Northwest, Alaska & Hawaii. T BAILEY, INC. is qualified to perform construction work for Northwest oil refineries and Co-Generation plants. Our primary workload consists of federal government contracting agencies, public works agencies, DOT, private developers, wind turbine manufacturers and drilling / boring contractors on hard money bids and negotiated projects.

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Quality Policy

T BAILEY, INC. is committed to meet all contract requirements and to address all customer concerns. We work toward continuous improvement through self-examination and controlling the quality of materials, workmanship, parts and supplies as produced or procured by T BAILEY, INC. on behalf of its customers.

Quality Assurance

T BAILEY INC. has adopted a Quality Management System (QMS) that was driven by the need to meet or exceed our clients’ requirements. Our system was built as the governing structure by which all of our production is controlled. It is an established quality standard modeled around the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Certified Fabricator program, for which we have held certification as a Certified Fabricator of Steel Building Structures, Simple Bridges, and all 3 Sophisticated Paint Endorsements since 2003.

As a part of their annual recertification process, AISC performs an extensive third-party audit of our compliance each year. T BAILEY, INC. holds the ASME U stamp and NBIC R stamp, and all pressure vessel work performed by us is registered with the National Board.

We also hold the Canadian Welding Bureau Certification per CSA W47.1 and are a Steel Plate Fabricators Association Certified Pipe & Accessory Fabricator. We are certified to build CalTrans Class R and Class N Piling, and are on the WSDOT Quality Product List (QPL) for Steel Pipe Piling. Our Quality Manager is an AWS Certified Welding Inspector, API 653 Tank Inspector, and CWB Certified Welding Supervisor with over thirty-five years of experience in the steel fabrication industry.

We work in compliance with the following Codes and Standards:

  • AWWA D100 – Welded Carbon Steel Tanks for Water Storage
  • AWWA C200 & C206 – Steel Water Pipe
  • API 650 – Welded Steel Tanks for Oil Storage
  • API 620, 651 & 653
  • UL 142 Steel Aboveground Tanks for Flammable/Combustible Liquids
  • STI F921 Double-Wall Aboveground Storage Tanks
  • AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code – Steel
  • AWS D1.6 Structural Welding Code – Stainless Steel
  • CWB W59
  • CWB W47.1
  • ASME Section VIII, Division 1
  • ASME Section IX

Inspection

We have our own in-house inspection and testing group performing NDE on a full time, high-production format, with specialization in ultrasonic weld examination of (SAW) submerged arc welding. All of our technicians and inspectors are trained and certified in conjunction with the appropriate technical societies for each industry we serve, including ASME, AWS, NACE, SSPC, etc. Our full time on site SNT Level III continuously reviews and updates our procedures to assure compliance with customer requirements.

Coatings

Our blast-cleaning and coating facility is an AISC Certified facility with all three Sophisticated Paint Endorsements. Additionally, we are an SSPC QP3 Certified Contractor for shop applied coatings. We monitor and test our process by daily checking everything from the cleanliness of the blast media, all the way through to the dry-film thickness of the coatings we apply.

Personnel

To ensure the quality of our production, we employ:

  • Certified AWS Welding Inspectors (CWI) to oversee both our shop and field operations
  • Certified SNT-TC-1A – Level III – RT, UT, MT, PT Inspectors
  • Certified SNT-TC-1A – Level II – UT, MT, PT Inspectors
  • Certified NACE Level III Coatings Inspectors
  • Certified API 653 Tank Inspectors
  • Certified CWB Welding Supervisors

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"The success of a project is not only measured in the end project, but it is also measured in the quality of the journey. And that is where I feel T BAILEY shines. Our project had unique quirks and challenges. Challenges were met by T BAILEY staff recognizing the challenges, educating themselves and then adapting"

LAKE WHATCOM WATER & SEWER DISTRICT