The Design Approval Primary Inspection Agencies (DAPIAs) approve manufactured home designs for compliance with the Federal Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards. The Inspection Primary Inspection Agencies (IPIAs) inspect manufactured home facilities to ensure that in-plant quality assurance systems continue to build conforming homes.
RADCO has been fully approved by HUD as a DAPIA (plan review agency) and IPIA (inspection agency) in the Federal Manufactured Housing program since it’s inception in 1976. RADCO also served on the HUD Manufactured Housing Consensus Committee (MHCC). RADCO maintains a good standing with HUD and IBTS and has been rated “Adequate” on its performance for more than ten years.
Our plan review has evolved over the years to meet our clients’ needs and specifications, we use state of the art technologies to accommodate the fast turn around time for approvals to help our clients keeping their edge in this competitive market. They range from e-mail transactions of work orders to electronic stamping, to live feedback on a job’s status. Even with this technology, we still maintain our immediate one-on- one personal support for our clients either in person or via the telephone. Our latest convenient service, for our HUD and Modular Units clients, comes through real time Virtual DAPIA. The client can choose to have their packages accessed via a secure website on the Internet to review, search and print any of their approved documents.
Our experienced inspectors are available for inspections across the country, because we understand that you need to make affordable products, we strive to provide the closest inspector to your location!