Independent Consultants


This Register is maintained as a service to BINDT members and to those who engage consultants in the various methods of NDT. BINDT Members who wish to join the Register should contact the Institute.

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P Barrowcliff
Address:
University of Central Lancashire, UCLan, Dept of Technology, Kirkham Building, Preston PR2 1HE
Contact:
P Barrowcliff
Email address:
pbarrowcliff@uclan.ac.uk
Methods:
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
Description:
Ultrasonic flaw detection, including phased array and acoustography.
Dr Thomas Bloodworth
Address:
Bloodworth Consulting Ltd, 107 Trevore Drive, Standish, Wigan WN1 2TT
Telephone:
+44 (0)7725 520391
Contact:
Dr Thomas Bloodworth
Email address:
tbloodworth@btinternet.com
Methods:
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
Description:
  • Practical and effective solutions to inspection problems
  • PCN Level 3 UT & ET
  • Inspection development, implementation and qualification
  • Manual and auto UT – including phased array, TOFD and guided waves
  • Manual and auto ET – including eddy current arrays
  • Inspection in nuclear industry
  • Procedures and standards
  • Technical justifications
  • Project management
  • Working in French-, German- or Italian-speaking workplaces.
Matt Clark
Address:
Belmont NDT, Belmont House, Low Green, Leeds Road, Rawdon, Leeds LS19 6HB, UK
Telephone:
+44 (0)1132 502233 / +44 (0)1132 502550
Fax:
+44 (0)1132 391171
Contact:
Matt Clark
Email address:
matt@belmont-ndt.co.uk
Web address:
www.belmont-ndt.co.uk
Methods:
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • i1 - Thermometry
  • l2 - Off-line Oil Condition Analysis
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • O4 - Thermography
  • t1 - On-line
  • t2 - Off-line
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
  • U3 - Ultrasonic advanced methods (TOFD, phased array, etc)
  • v - Vibration Analysis
  • Z - Other methods
  • z - Other methods
Description:
BSc (Hons) (NDT) AQI LEP MIweld.

Holds ASNT, PCN and RR Level 3 certification in the following NDT methods: MT, PT, RT, UT, VT, EC, IR.

Quality auditing special processes.

Training for welding inspection. RWC – responsible welding coodinator (validated and designed to meet the requirements of BS EN 1090-1 to -3 and BS EN ISO 14731 syllabuses).

Courses: magnetic particle inspection, visual NDT concept of methods and overview, including basic introduction to infrared/thermal imaging surveys. Welding and aerial inspection and surveys by professional licensed drone operators.

Welding consultancy: currently specialising in the CE mark requirements for structural steel – system implementation to 1090 and the welding requirements to gain accreditation to execution class 1 through to 4. Procedure review.

Consultancy for the aerospace, founding, structural steel, precision engineering and oil & gas industries. External Level 3 services in NDT materials evaluation and preventative maintenance (vibration, infrared and oil analysis).

Consultancy services are provided to and for a wide range of companies who need to meet customer, prime contractor and international/national specifications.

Works and advises as an NDT Level 3 consultant. Call to discuss – here to help, advise and build long-term partnerships.
T S Connelly
Address:
Materials Integrity Corporation, 403-918 16th Avenue NW, Calgary, T2M 0K3, Canada
Telephone:
+1 403 397 1396
Fax:
+1 403 708 1396
Contact:
T S Connelly
Email address:
connellyts@gmail.com
Methods:
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • LE - Leak Testing
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • R - Radiography General
  • R1 - Radioscopy
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
  • Z - Other methods
Description:
Automated ultrasonic testing (AUT), steel catenary riser, ECA, audits, qualification, tender evaluation, AUT specification, metallurgical analysis, remote audit, AUT of austenitic materials, digital radiography, automated digital radiographic interpretation and radiographic flaw sizing.
R A Dawson
Address:
Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
Telephone:
+44 (0)1143 995720
Fax:
+44 (0)1142 430035
Contact:
R A Dawson
Email address:
level3services@imeche.org
Web address:
www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
Methods:
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
Description:
PCN Level 3: UT, MT, PT, VT.
ASNT Level III: UT, MT, PT.
J C Drury
Address:
Garden Lodge, Holgate Road, White Horse Common, North Walsham NR28 9LP
Telephone:
+44 (0)1692 400992
Fax:
+44 (0)1692 400992
Contact:
J C Drury
Email address:
ultrasonics1@btinternet.com
Methods:
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
G Elliott
Address:
Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd, Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP
Telephone:
+44 (0)1226 765706
Fax:
+44 (0)1226 760704
Contact:
G Elliott
Email address:
gary@lavender-ndt.com
Web address:
www.lavender-ndt.com
Methods:
  • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • R - Radiography General
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
Description:
Gary has a BSc in metallurgy and is registered as a Chartered Engineer.
He holds both ASNT and PCN Level 3 certification in the following NDT methods: ET, MT, PT, RT, UT and VT.
Nadcap lead auditor.
Consultancy services to the aerospace industry, including Outside Agency Level 3 services in NDT and materials evaluation.
Consultancy services are provided to advise a range of companies that need to meet customer, prime contractor and international/national specifications.
He works as the nominated ASNT NDT Level 3 consultant with several suppliers with ASME 'N' and 'U' stamp approval and assists companies needing to gain ASME approval.
Gary sits on several BINDT committees, including MQ&E.
R Evans
Address:
3 Park Avenue, Wynyard Village, Billingham, Cleveland TS22 5RU
Telephone:
Mobile: +44 (0)7776 232340
Contact:
R Evans
Email address:
reevans100@aol.com
Methods:
  • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • E4 - ACFM
  • i - Infrared Thermography
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O - Optical Methods General
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • O4 - Thermography
  • R - Radiography General
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
Description:
Specialist in integrity management, plant inspection and advanced NDT techniques, including the following: plant inspection, pulsed eddy current (PEC), long-range ultrasonics (LRUT), ACFM (subsea and topside), corrosion mapping and monitoring, TOFD and phased array.
Specialist in offshore structures and FPSO inspection.
Dr G A Georgiou
Address:
Jacobi Consulting Ltd, 57 Ockendon Road, London N1 3NL
Telephone:
+44 (0)7970 621001
Fax:
+44 (0)8700 547372
Contact:
Dr G A Georgiou
Email address:
george@jacobiconsulting.co.uk
Methods:
  • A - Acoustic Methods General
  • A1 - Acoustic Emission (AE)
  • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
  • i - Infrared Thermography
  • O4 - Thermography
  • R - Radiography General
  • R1 - Radioscopy
  • R2 - Neutron Radiography
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • v - Vibration Analysis
Description:
Jacobi Consulting Ltd offers consultancy in a range of NDT, scientific and mathematical-related areas, in particular:
  • NDT in the power industries (nuclear and non-nuclear)
  • Inspection qualification (for example ENIQ)
  • NDT in the aviation industries
  • Research into NDT methods of exotic materials
  • Mathematical modelling in acoustics, fluid dynamics and NDT methods (for example ultrasound, thermography and radiography)
  • Probabilistic methods in NDT
  • Assessment of NDT standards (for example BSI, CEN, ASME and ASTM)
  • Project development and management
  • Independent reviews
  • Post-graduate supervision and post-graduate examining
  • Teaching of mathematics (Key Stages, GCSE, GCE and Degree).
  • D Griffin
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    D Griffin
    Email address:
    level3services@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    PCN/ASNT Level 3/III.
    Mr I A Griffin
    Address:
    Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd, NDT Centre, Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1226 765769
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1226 760707
    Contact:
    Mr I A Griffin
    Email address:
    ian@lavender-ndt.com
    Web address:
    www.lavender-ndt.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • R1 - Radioscopy
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    • Z - Other methods
    Description:
    ASNT, EN 4179/NAS 410 and PCN Level 3 in RT, UT, ET, VT, PT and MT.
    Provision of Outside Agency Level 3 services in NDT and material evaluation, including hardness, conductivity, acid etch of steels and tensile and anodic flaw detection of aluminium alloys.
    D Griffiths
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    D Griffiths
    Email address:
    level3services@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    R A Hamlett
    Address:
    Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd, Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1226 765769
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1226 760707
    Contact:
    R A Hamlett
    Email address:
    roger@lavender-ndt.com
    Web address:
    www.lavender-ndt.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    ASNT and PCN Level 3 specialist in NDT training courses and exams.
    Chairman of Lavender International.

    A T Heaton
    Address:
    ATH (NDT Consultants), 273 Colne Road, Sough, Barnoldswick, Lancashire BB18 6SY
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1282 842624
    Contact:
    A T Heaton
    Email address:
    tony.heaton@hotmail.co.uk
    Description:
    EngTech, MInstNDT, LEP
    PCN Level 3
    EN 4179/NAS 410 Level 3
    Rolls-Royce plc NDT Level 3
    Pratt & Whitney NDT Level 3
    Pratt & Whitney Blue Etch Anodise Level 3
    BAE Systems NDT Level 3
    PCN Level 2
    EN 4179/NAS 410 Level 2
    Cert Ed
     
    Consultancy services to the aerospace industry, including Outside Agency Level 3 services in NDT, materials evaluation and chemical processing.

    Summary of experience:
    25 years of aviation and aerospace experience.
    Technical Manager, NDT Manager, Company Nominated NDT Level 3, Nadcap-NDT and chemical processing, auditing, technical consultancy, project management and a wide range of experience in various airline/aerospace manufacturing companies.
    Departments: Quality Control/QA, chemical processing, line/base maintenance, airframe, engine overhauls, NDT inspections, evaluation and set-up of new NDT establishments/approvals/auditing.
    G Herdman
    Address:
    6 Fellside, Delves Lane, Consett, Co Durham DH8 7AL
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1207 509964
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1207 509964
    Contact:
    G Herdman
    Email address:
    gherdman@bridgesndt.co.uk
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • R1 - Radioscopy
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    • U3 - Ultrasonic advanced methods (TOFD, phased array, etc)
    • Z - Other methods
    Darren Kinsella
    Address:
    Forth Inspection Service Ltd, Enterprise Business Centre, Admiral Court, Poynernook Road, Aberdeen AB11 5QX
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)7827 406627
    Contact:
    Darren Kinsella
    Email address:
    darren@forthinspectionservice.com
    Web address:
    www.forthinspectionservice.com
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    Specialist in conventional and advanced NDT techniques. Forth Inspection Service Ltd offers a range of NDT Level 3 services, in particular:
  • NDT Level 3 consultancy
  • Conventional NDT procedure development
  • Phased array validation and procedure development
  • TOFD validation and procedure development
  • Digital radiography validation and procedure development
  • Quality/technical auditing services.
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    Mr J F Knowles
    Address:
    JK NDE Consultancy Ltd, 1 Rilston Avenue, Culcheth, Warrington, Cheshire WA3 4PE
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1925 763855
    Contact:
    Mr J F Knowles
    Email address:
    jkndt3@gmail.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • i1 - Thermometry
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    NDT professional offering technical support and development of NDT methods and solutions.
    NDT auditor and verification of NDT activities.
    Industry sectors include: nuclear, offshore, pipelines, power generation and wind.
    Technique development and procedure writing.
    PCN Level 3 in UT and phased array.
    Consultancy for fabrication, manufacturing and power industries.
    A Kular
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    A Kular
    Email address:
    trainingsolutions@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    Centre Manager responsible for training and certification activities.
    D H Lavender
    Address:
    Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd, Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1226 765769
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1226 760707
    Contact:
    D H Lavender
    Email address:
    dave@lavender-ndt.com
    Web address:
    www.lavender-ndt.com
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    ASNT and PCN Level 3, providing training and examination services. Co-Managing Director for Lavender International
    Robert Limpenny
    Address:
    43 Dumbleton Avenue, Rowley Fields, Leicester LE3 2EG, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1162 891123
    Contact:
    Robert Limpenny
    Email address:
    limpenny@btinternet.com
    Description:
    Advice and support in the following vacuum technology areas:
  • Vacuum system design for helium mass spectrometry leak detector (HMSLD) testing.
  • Generation of HMSLD leak testing specifications.
  • Vacuum equipment selection.
  • General vacuum questions/problem solving.
  • Hands-on HMSLD testing support.
  • Low-temperature (cryogenic) facilities and systems (plant,
    cryostats, etc).
  • Stephen Lavender MBE
    Address:
    Penistone, Sheffield S36 6HP, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1226 765820
    Contact:
    Stephen Lavender MBE
    Email address:
    sjlav1952@gmail.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    • U3 - Ultrasonic advanced methods (TOFD, phased array, etc)
    • Z - Other methods
    Description:
    Training and certification consultant for programmes including PCN – BS EN ISO 9712 and employer-based programmes using EN 4179, NAS 410, SNT-TC-1A and purchaser requirements. Advice on certification issues, company written practices, etc, and advice to NDT personnel considering Level 3 examinations.

    BINDT President 2011 and 2012.MBE 2014
    R Mitchell
    Address:
    6 Charles Street, Thurcroft, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S66 9HQ
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1709 701194
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1709 533811
    Contact:
    R Mitchell
    Email address:
    rmitc06@aol.com
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    Advice on differing inspection methods. Areas of work include constructional welding, welding inspection in MMA, MIG/MAG and plasma arc welding utilising robotic welding. Offshore integrity (quality assurance/quality control) engineering. API 570/653 pressure equipment inspection.
    M Mullins
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    M Mullins
    Email address:
    level3services@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    ASNT Level III: MT, PT, UT.
    P Raw
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    P Raw
    Email address:
    level3services@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    ASNT Level III, UT, MT, PT, T.
    Richard R Robinson
    Address:
    Station Gate West, Prudhoe NE42 6LA
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)7729 850080
    Contact:
    Richard R Robinson
    Email address:
    inspectology@rocketmail.com
    Web address:
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/richard-robinson/14/bb0/b42
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    Consultant Engineer – NDT Level 3.
    Specialist in NDT and welding inspection training and certification – PCN and ASNT.
    BINDT-approved lecturer/trainer and PCN examiner.
    QA/QC auditor – NDT and welding.
    PCN Level 3: UT, RT, MT, PT, WI.
    PCN Level 2: TOFD, phased array.
    ASNT Level III: UT, RT, MT.
    CSWIP 3.2 Senior Welding Inspector.
     
    R J Rollason
    Address:
    Minton, Treharne and Davies, Merton House, Croescadarn Close, Pentwyn, Cardiff CF23 8HF
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)2920 540000
    Contact:
    R J Rollason
    Email address:
    training@minton.co.uk
    Methods:
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • R1 - Radioscopy
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    • BSc (in NDT)
    • PCN Level 3: UT, MT, PT
    • ASNT Level 3: UT, RT, PT, MT
    • ACCP Level 3: UT, LT, MT
    • General engineering and pressure equipment
    • RWTÜV Level 3: UT, PT, MT
    • European Pressure Equipment Directive
    • BAE Level 3: UT, RT, MT, PT
    • Information and help, with enthusiasm.
    Paul Savill
    Address:
    305 McQueen Avenue, Mobile, Alabama 36609-2452, USA
    Telephone:
    +1 251 304 0172
    Contact:
    Paul Savill
    Email address:
    paulsavill@qualityengineering.co.uk
    Web address:
    www.qualityengineering.co.uk
    Methods:
    • a - Acoustic Emission Methods (AE)
    • A - Acoustic Methods General
    • a2 - Noise Analysis
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • E5 - Potential Drop Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • f - Flow Rate Monitoring
    • f1 - Flow
    • f2 - Orifice Restriction
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • l - Lubrication Management
    • l2 - Off-line Oil Condition Analysis
    • l3 - Water-in-Oil Analysis
    • l4 - Hydraulic Fluid Analysis
    • l6 - Off-line Debris Analysis
    • LE - Leak Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O - Optical Methods General
    • o - Optical Monitoring
    • o1 - Detection Systems
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • o2 - Alignment Systems
    • O4 - Thermography
    • p - Pressure Monitoring
    • p1 - On-line
    • p2 - Off-line
    • R - Radiography General
    • t - Temperature Monitoring
    • t1 - On-line
    • t2 - Off-line
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    • v - Vibration Analysis
    Description:
    Provision of quality management systems to the oil & gas industries, including in-depth auditing and specialised inspections.
    B Scholes
    Address:
    USA office: DeltaQA, 629 Bay Club, Seabrook, Houston TX 77586, USA
    Telephone:
    +1 281 291 7451
    Fax:
    +1 281 291 7451
    Contact:
    B Scholes
    Email address:
    bobscholes1@aol.com
    Methods:
    • a - Acoustic Emission Methods (AE)
    • A - Acoustic Methods General
    • A1 - Acoustic Emission (AE)
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • i1 - Thermometry
    • LE - Leak Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    • R - Radiography General
    • R1 - Radioscopy
    • S - Stress Measurement
    • t1 - On-line
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    • v - Vibration Analysis
    Description:
    Middle East: PO Box 11465, Manama, State of Bahrain, Arabian Gulf.
    Tel/Fax: +973 601467
    Email: scholes@batelco.com.bh

    NDE Level III, training and certification, QA (ISO 9000) management consultancy, vendor and third-party inspections, manpower and equipment supply.
    R Sharp
    Address:
    RS Specialist Services, High Mead, 19 Woodcote Park Road, Epsom, Surrey KT18 7EY
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1372 739424
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1372 739462
    Contact:
    R Sharp
    Email address:
    rsharp@rsspecialistservices.co.uk
    Web address:
    www.rsspecialistservices.co.uk
    Methods:
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • i1 - Thermometry
    • LE - Leak Testing
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    Description:
    Independent building consultant:
  • Building investigations
  • Structural defects
  • Materials testing
  • Leakage investigation
  • Concrete testing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Failure investigations
  • Asbestos surveys.
  • T Shields
    Address:
    14 Earn Street, Riddrie, Glasgow G33 2AR
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1417 704551
    Contact:
    T Shields
    Email address:
    terry.shields@btc.com.tr
    Methods:
    • Z - Other methods
    Description:
    Also:
    terry_shields@hotmail.com
    C J Simmonds
    Address:
    Contech House, Unit 1, Rushington Business Park, Southampton SO40 9LT
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)7768 741188
    Contact:
    C J Simmonds
    Email address:
    Chris@ultramag.co.uk
    Web address:
    www.ultramag.co.uk
    Methods:
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • LE - Leak Testing
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    BSc, IEng, MInstNDT, MWeldI
    PCN and CSWIP Level 3: PT, MT
    PCN Level 2: PT, MT
    ACCP Level 2: VT
    IIW and AWS – Welding Inspector
    IIW – International Welding Technologist. ISO 3834 Assessor. A1 Assessor.

    Skilled in NDT training, procedure writing, welding procedure qualification tests, mechanical testing, marine and tank surveys and maintaining and managing an NDT company. Available for consultancy, vendor and third-party inspections, including material verification and QA, supervision of test facilities and personnel. Internal Auditor for ISO 17020 & ISO 3834. EAL A1 Assessor.
    Shaun Smalley
    Address:
    SCS International, PO Box 417, Wigan WN6 8WR, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1257 473072 or +44 (0)7793 563424
    Contact:
    Shaun Smalley
    Email address:
    scsintl.ndt@gmail.com
    Web address:
    www.scsintl-ndt.co.uk
    Methods:
    • a - Acoustic Emission Methods (AE)
    • A - Acoustic Methods General
    • A1 - Acoustic Emission (AE)
    • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • E5 - Potential Drop Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • i - Infrared Thermography
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O4 - Thermography
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    Specialist areas of expertise include: inspection qualification, including preparation/review of TJs and preparation of experimental reports, preparation/review of inspection procedures, personnel training and certification (ISO/ASNT), risk-based inspection, manual/automated UT, including TOFD and phased array techniques, auditing and project management.

    CEng MInstNDT LEP.
    PCN and ASNT Level 3 (UT).
     
    A Smith
    Address:
    Engineering Training Centre, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1XH
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1143 995720
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1142 430035
    Contact:
    A Smith
    Email address:
    level3services@imeche.org
    Web address:
    www.trainingsolutions.imeche.org
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    PCN Level 3: RT.
    ASNT Level III: RT, PT, UT.
    Dr R K Stanley
    Address:
    2723 Triway Lane, Houston, TX 77043, USA
    Telephone:
    +713 690 8432
    Fax:
    +713 690 8433
    Contact:
    Dr R K Stanley
    Email address:
    76602.3111@compuserve.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • E3 - Eddy Current Testing
    • E4 - ACFM
    • E5 - Potential Drop Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U3 - Ultrasonic advanced methods (TOFD, phased array, etc)
    Dr David Thomas
    Address:
    11-12 Edmunds Square, Mickleover, Derby DE3 0DU, UK
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)7866 457182
    Contact:
    Dr David Thomas
    Email address:
    david@ndtlevel3services.com
    Web address:
    www.ndtlevel3services.com
    Methods:
    • E - Electromagnetic General
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O - Optical Methods General
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    PCN Level III: UT welds, UT wrought products, RT welds, MT, PT, VT.
    ASNT NDT Level III: UT, RT, MT, PT, VT.
    ACCP Professional Level III, Sectors GI and PE: UT, RT, MT, PT, VT.

    Chartered Radiological Protection Professional (CRadP).
    Chartered Quality Professional (CQP).
    NDT procedure and/or technique writing, reviewing and/or approving.
    ASME 'U', 'S' Stamp services, etc (ASME BPV Certification Programme).
    NDT and quality management consultancy.
    M Topp
    Address:
    6 Oakfield Avenue, Whickham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE16 5HQ
    Telephone:
    Mobile: +44 (0)7833 925794
    Contact:
    M Topp
    Email address:
    melvin.topp@virgin.net
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • EC - Erosion/Corrosion
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • R1 - Radioscopy
    Description:
    ASNT NDT Level III: RT, MT, PT.
    ASNT ID 75361.
    Outside Agency Level III Services.
    Training and certification consultant/lecturer.
    Internal auditor.
    Extensive experience in computed radiography, including training and using CR for corrosion under insulation inspection.
    J Wheeler
    Address:
    8 Appley Close, Wrightington, West Lancashire WN6 9HA
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1257 255141; Mobile: +44 (0)7720 773756
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1257 255141
    Contact:
    J Wheeler
    Email address:
    jimwheelerx@gmail.com
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • R - Radiography General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    NDT methods: LP, E1, R, U1, U2, O1, Z.
    PCN Level 3: UT, MT, PT.
    ASNT Level III: UT, MT, PT, RT.
    A C Whittle
    Address:
    Peak NDT Ltd, Unit 1, Enterprise Way, Jubilee Business Park, Derby DE21 4BB
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1332 738752
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1332 738878
    Contact:
    A C Whittle
    Email address:
    alison.whittle@peakndt.com
    Web address:
    www.peakndt.com
    Methods:
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    Description:
    Complete solutions to difficult ultrasonic inspection problems – welding sector, composites and aerospace. Conventional UT, TOFD, phased array and modelling.
    A Young
    Address:
    Lavender International NDT Consultancy Services Ltd, NDT Centre, Unit 7, Penistone Station, Sheffield S36 6HP
    Telephone:
    +44 (0)1226 760706
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1226 760704
    Contact:
    A Young
    Email address:
    andy@lavender-ndt.com
    Web address:
    www.lavender-ndt.com
    Methods:
    • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
    • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
    • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
    • O1 - Visual Inspection
    • U - Ultrasonic General
    • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
    • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
    Description:
    NAS 410/EN 4179/ASNT and PCN Level 3.
    Training and consultancy services to the aerospace and general engineering industries, including Outside Agency Level 3 services in NDT and material evaluation.
    Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems, Airbus, Boeing, Honeywell and Agusta Westland approved.