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Every bridge, building, power plant and aircraft contains welds regulated by law. Our software tracks them and verifies their compliance.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Software
  • Location Lafayette, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 1985
  • Employees 0
  • Website

Company Summary

C-SPEC standardizes and licenses subscription based software for compliance with welding regulatory requirements to fabrication, construction, power, oil, gas, petrochemical, aerospace and defense industries. Requirements are updated annually due to advances in materials, joining technology and the industry safety experience. Over 900 customers (45 countries) like GE, BP, Chevron, Shell, Bechtel, Fluor, Siemens, NASA and others depend on us.


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    Mike Bernasek
    President, CEO

    Over 25 years of software development and 30 years of welding engineering experience. Internationally recognized leader and authority on the subject of computerization of welding information. Voting member of ASME and AWS code committees. U.S. delegate of ISO welding standards committee. Metallurgical/welding engineer for Bechtel and PG&E prior to founding C-SPEC. Holds a B.S. in Metallurgical Engineering from University of Nevada, Reno.

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    Advisory Board
    C-spec Standardization Program

    Twenty-three (23) renown influential industry leaders representing various national and international codes and standards committees including The American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME), The American Welding Society (AWS), The Euro Norms (EN) and The International Standards Organization (ISO). These experts are from Bechtel, Areva, Lincoln Electric, Alstom Power, Canadian Welding Bureau, UT Battelle, URS Energy and other companies.

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    Development Team
    C-spec Software Development Resource

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    Steven K. Lee, Esq. - Donahue Gallagher Woods LLP
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    Timothy J. Krish, CPA Partner - Maze & Associates

Previous Investors

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    None - Self Funded