Jorge J. Perdomo
Welding, Metallurgy, and Corrosion Consultant
Jorge is Welding, Metallurgy and Corrosion Subject Matter Expert with 30 years of experience in processing plants. He holds a B.Sc. and Ph.D. in Metallurgy and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Texas working on the owner/user side for petrochemical plants, refineries, gas plants, pipelines, oil wells, pulp and paper facilities, and utilities in pressure retaining and machinery equipment. His expertise includes failure analysis, development of material and mechanical specifications, Code interpretations, development of complex weld repairs of in-service equipment, welding procedure and performance qualification development, mechanical and corrosion testing, inspection of equipment, QA/QC fabrication of new equipment, qualification of fabrication shops, auditing of suppliers, corrosion control document development for process units, risk-based inspection, instructor of welding, metallurgy, and corrosion courses. He’s a member of ASME, NACE, ASME, and AWS. Has authored over 50 publications in the field, including chapters in the AWS Welding Handbook and ASM Handbook in Failures Vo. 11A. He specializes in the fabrication of new equipment, repairs of in-service components. He is also a Counselor for the American Welding Society.