Instructor's Summary

Mr. Martin Anderson

Mr. Martin Anderson, PE, MSc, BSc, is a Senior Inspection Engineer with over 25 years of practical experience within the Petrochemical, Power, Oil and Gas industries. His expertise widely extends over the Inspection, Fabrication, Maintenance, Rating, Repair, Alteration & Reconstruction of Piping Systems, Pressure Vessel and Tanks; integrity management/corrosion inspection; inspections involving UT, AUT, MT, PT, RT, CRT, RTR, TRT, VT in accordance with API, ASMEBP, ADEC, DOT and other regulatory agencies. He is currently the Vice Chairman of American Society of Non-Destructive Testing (ASNT) and at the same time he takes spearheads the integrity management and corrosion inspection for one of BP’s oilfield. He is also a Trainer for inspections involving API 510, 653 & 570, UT, AUT, MT, PT, RT, CRT, RTR, TRT and VT in accordance with BP, ADEC, DOT, API, ASME and other regulatory agencies.

Mr. Anderson gained his expertise & thorough practical experience through several challenging positions as an Operations Manager, QC Manager, Quality Assurance & Control Inspector and NDE Supervisor for numerous international companies that he has worked closely with such as British Petroleum, ARCO, Udelhoven, Morrison & Knudson, Alaska Petroleum, Veco, Bechtel & Boeing.  Further, he is a Certified Piping Inspector (API 570), former Certified Tank Inspector (API 653), Certified Welding Inspector (AWS), Certified NACE Senior Corrosion Technologies & Coating Inspection Technician and Certified ASNT Industrial Radiography Radiation Safety Personnel. Moreover, he is a certified ASNT Level III in VT, PT, MT, RT and ACCP VT (G, R, GI, DI, PE). In addition to this, he had also been responsible for the testing and training of technicians, document control, procedure development and audits and further maintained radiation safety program in compliance with NRC standards.   He has built-up a formidable reputation with his professionalism and practical problem solving abilities and has performed significant consultancy projects in these areas.

Mr. Anderson is a Registered Professional Engineer and has Master & Bachelor degrees in Chemical Engineering.  Further, he underwent stringent trainings and courses on Pipe Welding, Welding, Cathodic & Coating Inspection, Radiography & Radiation Safety.  Further, he actively maintains his affiliations with professional organizations such as the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), the American Welding Society (AWS), the Project Management Institute (PMI), the American Society of Quality (ASQ) and the Steel Structures Painting Council (SSPC).