Instructor's Summary

Mr. Greg Kiser


Mr. Greg Kiser is a Senior Inspection Engineer with over 30 years of extensive experience within the Oil, Gas, Refinery, Petrochemical and Power industries.  His expertise includes Pipelines, Piping, Tanks, Pressure Vessels, FFS, Boilers, Welding Technology, Corrosion Technology, Coating Technology, Boiler Water & Feed Water, Cathodic Protection, Heat Exchangers, Steam Turbines, Motors, Pumps, Evaporators, Electrical Generators, Ship Handling, Lifting Devices as well as Molten Steel and Aluminum Crucibles using Radiography, Ultrasonic, Dye Penetrant, Magnetic Particle, Visual, Vacuum Box and other techniques.  Further, he is an international expert in API 653 (Tank Inspection Code), API 510 (Pressure Vessel Inspection Code), API 570 (Piping Inspection Code), API 579-1/ASME FFS-1, ASME, NDT, ASNT, AWS, NACE and ISBI.


Mr. Kiser is currently Engineering Manager of South Pacific Petroleum Corporation which is a pipeline and tank construction company wherein he performs inspections under API, AWS, NACE, AWWA and other international codes and standards. He also performs testing and welder qualification under USGC and ABS surveillance. Prior to this, he held numerous key positions for international companies within the USA, Asia and the Middle East as a Project Manager, Welding Inspector, Pressure Vessel Senior Field Inspector, Pipeline and Tank Inspector, Boilers Officer, Chief Engineer, Special Projects Officer, Main Propulsion Assistant, Assistant Engineer and a Technical Instructor.


Mr. Kiser has a Bachelor degree in Marine Engineering from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in USA. He is a Certified API 653 Above Ground Storage Tank Inspector, Certified API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector, Certified API 570 Piping Inspector, Certified Welding Inspector (AWS-CWI), Certified Boiler Inspector, Certified NACE Coatings Inspector - Level 3, Certified ASNT Level III Inspector for UT, PT, MT, RT and VT as well as a Certified Magnetic Flux Leakage Inspector and a Certified Instructor/Trainer.