Instructor's Summary

Mr. Steve Hall

Mr. Steve Hall (USA) is a Senior Inspection Engineer with over 35 years of extensive experience within the Oil, Gas, Refinery, Power and Petrochemical industries. His expertise includes Pipelines, Piping, Tanks, Piping & Pipeline Design, Pressure Vessels, Welding Technology, Corrosion Technology, Metallurgy, Inspection Techniques, Mechanical Inspection, Fixed Equipment Inspection, Design Assurance Testing, Nondestructive Testing for Radiography, Ultrasonic, Penetrant and Magnetic Particle Testing. Further, he is an international expert in API 653 (Tank Inspection Code), API 510 (Pressure Vessel Inspection Code), API 570 (Piping Inspection Code), NDT, AWS-CWI and ASQ Mechanical Inspection.


During his career life, Mr. Hall has gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions wherein he performs inspections under API, AWS, NDT, ASQ and other international codes and standards as a Certified Welding Inspector and API Visual Inspector, Fixed Equipment Inspector/Analyst, Design Assurance Senior Quality Inspector, Quality Inspector and Nondestructive Testing Inpsector in various companies worldwide like Chevron, QualSpec, Boston Scientific, AmClyde Engineering, Whitaker Technical Services, Guy Willis Inspection and Met-Chem Testing Laboratories.


Mr. Hall has a Bachelor degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix and a Diploma in Nondestructive Testing Technology from the Ridgewater College in USA. Further, 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 Mechanical Inspector (ASQ) and NDT- ASNT Level II for UT, PT, MT and RT.