A professional materials engineer with two years experience in steel structures and the oil and gas industry, Arya is adept at applying inspection techniques and international standards and codes.
Prior to joining Weld Australia (formerly known as the WTIA), Arya was a welding inspector and NDT specialist at STS Consultant Engineering in Iran. In this role, Arya undertook NDT on conventional and high-rise welded and bolted streel structures and buildings. He also carried out welder qualification testing and prepared welding procedure specifications, quality control plans, and inspection testing plans.
Arya holds a Bachelor of Science in Materials Engineering and Industrial Metallurgy from the Islamic Azad University. He is also a CSWIP Welding Inspector, and is certified in penetrant testing, ultrasonic testing, magnetic testing and radiographic interpretation.