Pressure equipment (such as pressure vessels, valves, pumps, compressors, turbines, etc.) imported to Japan, must meet Japanese Government’s laws and regulations. In respect to the danger level of pressure equipment, design review, fabrication inspection, import inspection will be required.
These inspections differ depending on the purpose of use, applicable regulations, type of pressure equipment, pressure volume, etc.,. Apave Japan can support importers to prepare required documents such as inspection records and application to the local authorities to obtain permission for importing the equipment into Japan.
We can consult in accordance with the following applicable law:
- High Pressure Gas Safety Act
- Industrial Safety and Health Act (Class-1 pressure vessels、Class-2 pressure vessels)