New NDT manager for Skyriders Mpumalanga

1 February 2017
Leading rope-access specialist Skyriders has appointed Gerhard Kemp as the Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Manager at its eMalahleni branch in Mpumalanga, tasked with overseeing the NDT/inspection division.
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Kemp has an NDT qualification from the South African Institute of Welding (SAIW), where he completed modules in Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI), Penetrant Testing (PT), Ultrasonic Testing (PT) and Radiographic Testing (RT).

He is accredited in terms of Welding Inspections PCN Level 1 from the African NDT Centre. Kemp’s experience has been gained on BS EN (British European) and AWS (American Welding Society) standard NDT codes.

Kemp commenced his career in 2002 as an NDT assistant, progressing to Site Supervisor and Site Manager at Eskom’s Tutuka Power Station, and then Site Manager at Kusile Power Station. He has worked in a range of industrial sectors, from power generation to mining, steel, chemical plants, paper mills, and cement and sugar factories.

His role as NDT Manager at Skyriders is focused on constantly upgrading and expanding the company’s inspection service offering. Kemp is also involved in training Skyriders personnel to become multi-skilled in various NDT methods, researching the latest developments and technology, and maintaining and sourcing new client relationships.

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About Skyriders
Skyriders (Pty) Ltd, established in 1998, is a leader in the South African rope access industry, providing cost- and time-saving solutions to clients in the power generation and petrochemical industries who require rope access aided inspection, NDT and maintenance work to be done in difficult to reach, high-up locations.

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