Instructor's Summary

Mr. Mahmoud Shama

Mr. Mahmoud Shama is a Senior Inspection Engineer with over 20 years of Offshore & Onshore experience within the Petrochemical, Refinery and Oil & Gas industries. His expertise widely evolves in the construction, installation fabrication, erection, inspection, maintenance, assessment, rating, repair, alteration, reconstruction and integrity assessment of Piping, Pipelines, Tanks, Fuel Storage Tanks, Rotating Equipment, Static Equipment, Refractory Inspection, Pressure Vessels, Heat Exchangers, Boilers, Furnace, Cryogenic (LNG) Tanks Plant Piping, Welding Technology, Metallurgy, Condition Monitoring, Corrosion Monitoring, Cathodic Protection, Process Inspections, Painting, Vibration Analysis, NDT Activities, Construction & Mechanical Integrity, Process Piping Design and Failure Analysis. He has further practical experience in ISO Certifications, QA/QC, Lifting Equipment, Oil Heaters, Coolers, Re-Boilers, Separators, Gas Boots, LPG Bullets, Air Driers, Sand Blasting and at the same time, he is an international expert with several codes and standards in the process industry such as API, ASME, CSWIP, ANSI, ASTM, NACE, TEMA, HEI, ISO, AUC, etc.


Throughout his career life, Mr. Mahmoud has provided significant contributions to the industries by acquiring key positions such as being the Lead Integrity Engineer, Senior Welding Inspector, Inspector Engineer, NDT & Document Controller, Technical Instructor and API & Corrosion Instructor for international companies such as SEGAS and GPC just to name a few.


Mr. Mahmoud has a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering and is currently taking a Diploma in Applied Chemistry. He is a Certified Senior Welding Inspector (CSWIP), Certified Tank Inspector (API-653), Certified Pressure Vessel Inspector (API-510), Certified Damage Mechanisms Inspector (API-571), Certified Refractory Inspector (API-936), Certified ISO9001-2000 Lead Auditor as well as a Certified ASNT Level I & II in Radiographic Testing, Ultrasonic Testing (UT), Magnetic Testing (MT), Liquid Penetrate Test (PT), a Certified Internal Verifier/Assessor/Trainer by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) and a Certified Instructor/Trainer.