Thermaspray is pleased to announce the appointment of Pieter Venter as our Responsible Welding Coordinator, as required by ISO 3834, effective from 26 April 2021. Pieter is immensely qualified for the position with a BEng (Metallurgy) and BEng Hons (Metallurgy) from the University of Pretoria, a Master of Engineering (Materials and Welding Engineering) from the University of the Witwatersrand, and an International Welding Engineer Diploma from the International Institute of Welding.
Pieter Venter brings with him a wealth of knowledge of welding processes, procedures, and industry experience. He is excited about “joining the leader in high technology coatings and surface engineering solutions and working with the dynamic and specialist Thermaspray team to add the best possible value for its customers”.
Our Laser Cladding Manager, Jordaan Lourens, is “delighted to have Pieter on board, his expertise, extensive experience and strong metallurgy background will undoubtedly form a strong foundation for our laser cladding department to continue to grow.”
Thermaspray is the only laser cladding service provider in South Africa with an ISO 3834-2 certification. The appointment of Pieter Venter positions us another step above the rest when it comes to quality, expertise, and adherence to the standards that customers expect from a laser cladding service provider.
Thermaspray, headquartered in Olifantsfontein, Johannesburg, has close to 20 years’ experience in wear- and corrosion-resistant thermal spray coatings. The company has also recently added leading edge laser cladding services and Teflon™ coatings to their list of high-tech surface engineering solutions. In addition to providing a comprehensive range of support finishing technologies in the bespoke finishing shop, Thermaspray also refurbishes industrial components damaged by wear and corrosion. Thermaspray is a DQS ISO 9001 and ISO 3834-2 Quality Management and Eskom level 1 certified company.
Issued on behalf of: Thermaspray
3 Axle Drive, Olifantsfontein, Johannesburg.
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