Rhode Island

Jurisdictions and Their Information

The following information is intended to help Beasters with Jurisdictional knowledge, rules, regulations and the information you need

  • Does the Jurisdiction have Boiler or Pressure Vessel laws?
  • Are there National Board Requirements?
  • Is there a preferred Code Edition?
  • Who is the Chief, and how to contact them?

We do our best to stay up to date with this information, but things change regularly; please use due diligence and give the chief a call to verify the information is still valid or just to say hello!


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Rhode Island

Chief: Jose Taveras, Chief Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspector

Department of Labor and Training
Division of Occupational Safety
P.O. Box 20157
Cranston, RI 02920-0942

Express Mail Only:

1511 Pontiac Avenue, Building 70
Cranston, RI 02920-4407

Phone: 401.462.8018
Email: jose.taveras@dlt.ri.govn

Code Editions:

NBIC: 2017
ASME: 2017

State Law:

Boiler Law: YES
Pressure Vessel Law: YES

National Board Registration:

Boilers: YES
Pressure Vessel: YES

Stamping Required:

National Board: NR, R, VR

For additional Jurisdictional information or questions, contact;

National Board Public Affairs Deepartment

1055 Crupper Avenue

Columbus, OH 43229

Email; info@nbbi.org

or visit their website; The National Board of Boilers and Pressure Vessel Inspectors

Or check out the NB-370, National Board Synopsis