ASME OM Code Programs

GSE TrueNorth is the leading provider of engineering programs and services associated with ASME OM Code Programs in the nuclear industry. Our diversified staff is largely made up of individuals that have formerly served as corporate managers, department managers, program engineers or have been certified as Senior Reactor Operators (SRO’s) at both BWR and PWR nuclear stations. The overall combined extensive experience of our diversified organization includes all areas of station design, construction, startup and operation.

GSE is uniquely positioned to provide you with the best possible engineering programs services and solutions available today. Specifically, GSE TrueNorth employees have the diverse experience from performing many IST Program Updates, are represented on multiple ASME Code committees and are heavily involved with industry rule making, including the up and coming Post-2000 Design Reactors.

Another GSE advantage is that our staff is regularly involved with industry users groups and in several cases we administer, facilitate and maintain the websites for these important industry organizations.

ASME OM Code Programs include:

  • Pump & Valve Inservice Testing (ISTA, ISTB, ISTC)
  • Snubbers (ISTD)
  • Risk Informed Inservice Testing (ISTE)
  • Post-2000 Design New Reactors (ISTF)
  • Relief Devices (Appendix I)
  • Check Valve Condition Monitoring (Appendix II)
  • Motor Operated Valves (Appendix III)
  • Air Operated Valves (Appendix IV)

Partial list of ASME OM Code Program services include:

  • 10-Year IST Updates
  • Program Bases Documents
  • Detailed Assessments
  • Focused Assessments
  • Vertical Slice Assessments
  • Relief Request Preparation
  • Request for Additional Information (RAI) Assistance
  • Safety Evaluation
  • Regulatory Interface Support
  • Condition Monitoring Programs
  • Administration and Implementation Procdure Upgrades
  • Emergent or Exigent Regulatory/Station Support
  • Design Certification and Support as well as development and implementation of the Pump and Valve Testing requirements and program development for the post-2000 reactors including Westinghouse AP-1000, SMRs, and the advanced BWRs
  • ACAD Services for Boundary Drawings
  • Training

As part of GSE Solutions group, GSE TrueNorth supports operational excellence in the power industry. They  leverage decades of specialized expertise in thermal performance and engineering programs that refine and update systems, to optimize performance and safety.