SSPC QP1 Certification

QS1 Certification

Public Utilities Maintenance, Inc. has received SSPC's QP1, QP2, and QS1 certifications. These are nationally recognized Certification programs for industrial painting contractors and are ANAB accredited.

  • QS1 - Quality Management System - provides guidelines for developing more formal quality programs specific to the coatings industry and enhances ISO 9001 QMS model . QS1 is for painting contractors with QP certifications and requires more stringent documentation, quality control, and record keeping specific to the coatings industry.
  • QP1 - this Painting Contractor Certification Program verifies the capabilities of contractors performing industrial surface preparation and coating applications in the field.
  • QP2 - this Painting Contractor Certification Program assesses the primary capabilities of contractors to protect worker health and safety and the environment, while successfully completing industrial/marine hazardous paint removal projects.

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ISO 9001-20015 Certification

This International Standard applies the framework developed by ISO, utilizing the ANNEX B & SL format, to improve alignment among its International Standards for management systems. ISO 9001 Certification

ISO 9001:2015 enables an organization to use the process approach, coupled with the PDCA(Plan-Do-Check-Act) cycle, and risk-based thinking, to align or integrate its quality management system with the requirements of other management system standards.

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ISNetworld - Review and Verification Services (RAVS) "Score A"

ISNetworld is a global resource for connecting corporations with safe, reliable contractors/suppliers from capital-intensive industries. ISN collects self-reported conformance information from contractors/suppliers, verifies its accuracy, and then reports the results. This allows corporations to select those resources that best meet internal and governmental requirements.

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Steel Structure Coatings, Footing Inspection and Repair Specialists.

Since 1992 Public Utilities Maintenance has met the unique painting needs of the Utility Industries: Electric, Gas, Communication, Water, and Fuel, around the world. Our Management team have over 100 years combined experience working on and managing painting projects on energized (69kV to 1,000kV) towers and poles. Over 40,000 structures (90% energized) completed, with an excellent safety record (exceptionally low EMR). In addition to painting, we provide detailed Corrosion Inspection & Repair of Steel Towers and Poles, as well as Steel & Concrete Footing Inspection and Repair Services.

Services We Provide

Painting / Coatings Services:

  • Tower Painters / Tower Painting Contractor
  • Transmission Towers & Steel Poles
  • Substation Structures & Equipment
  • Flow-Coating Transformers
  • Antenna / Microwave Towers
  • Power & Gas Plants
  • Tanks & Piping (Water, Gas, Oil, Penstock)
  • Elevated Structures
  • Other Industrial Structures

Footing Inspection & Repair:

  • Inspection
  • Repair & Coatings
  • Concrete Footing Repair / Replacement

Lead Removal:

  • Regulatory Compliant
  • Containment Design & Installation

Specialized Services:

  • Coatings / Corrosion Inspections
  • Steel Plate & Lattice Member Fabrication / Replacement
  • Bolts & Nuts Inspection or Replacement
  • Aerial Numbers / Danger Signs Installation or Replacement


  • ISO 9001:2015 & QS1 (Quality Management System)
  • SSPC - QP1 (Field Application Coatings)
  • SSPC - QP2 (Industrial Hazardous Paint Removal)
  • ISNETWORLD - Review & Verification Srvs., Score "A"

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