North America

North America - Inspection

Lloyd's Register provides high-quality inspection and certification services for the manufacturing industry of North America.

With our main office in Houston, Texas, we have surveyors stationed across North America to provide fast service and expert technical information.

Rely on our professional and technical expertise to provide independent assessment against international standards and schemes, or against the custom inspection test plans of end users and asset operators.

What we provide:

  • Design support
  • Certification to:
    • PED, TPED, ATEX, and other EC Directives
    • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
    • Indian Boiler Regulations (IBR 1950) and several other national regulations
  • Material certification
  • Welding procedure qualification and qualification of welders (QMOS/QS)
  • Global vendor site surveillance (worldwide inspection)
  • Offshore containers, tanks, skids, intermodal units and lifting appliances inspections
  • Training on codes and standards.

What we inspect:

  • Pressure equipment
  • Subsea equipment
  • Material (castings, forgings and rolled plate)
  • Containers
  • Pressure accessories (valves, pipes and instrumentation)
  • Mechanical equipment
  • Electrical equipment
  • Lifting equipment

Who we serve

  • Manufacturers
  • Engineering procurement and construction firms (EPCs)
  • Plant owners/operators


  • Upstream
  • Downstream
  • Nuclear
  • Thermal power
  • Renewable power

Why choose Lloyd's Register North America?

We work for your benefit - and society's

Our surveyors don't simply issue a certificate or stamp a drawing, they bring expertise and a high level of training to every job, sharing their knowledge along the way.

You can operate with confidence

As the world's first classification body, our heritage is a culture of independence, accountability, quality service and unwavering standards. The brand of Lloyd's Register communicates quality to your customers and stakeholders.

We have a global reach

We deliver local inspection services, backed by a global team of thousands of surveyors and engineers covering 186 countries.

We're independent

We make decisions free of commercial or political pressure. Lloyd's Register has grown for more than 250 years without the help of shareholders, a key pillar of our commitment to a safer world.

Efficiency and flexibility

Our quick turn-around time helps you focus on meeting your project deadlines.

Get in touch

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