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"ARTICLE II Purposes:

The purposes of this chapter shall be the following:
To engage in research educational work that will assist the contractors in furnishing safe and dependable installations through the use of qualified welding procedures and qualified welders.
To keep contractors informed of the latest methods, information and data on welding, safety and health.
To establish and qualify uniform procedure specifications which conform with ASME, ANSI and other nationally recognized codes for various methods of welding.
To create a force of welders uniformly trained and qualified under these procedures thereby permitting the interchange of such welders between members without unnecessary individual duplication of such qualification tests.
To assist contractors in providing the owner with quality welding at reduced costs through use of certified welding.
To promote, develop the use, and maintain the quality of welding generally in the piping industry."