Haskewich - QC Inspector, QA Inspector - Calgary, AB, Canada

Lew Haskewich

Calgary, AB, Canada


QC Inspector, QA Inspector


Certified Pressure Vessels Inspector API 510,
Certified Piping Systems Inspector API 570,
Certified Welding Inspector (AWS - CWI)
More than 30 years experience as a Senior NDT Technician:
Certified Level 2 RT, UT, MT PT, XF

Work History

QA/QC Inspector

Gap Inc.

February 2014 - June 2014

February 2014 to June 2014– Sask Power Boundary Dam Integrated Carbon Capture and Storage Demonstration Project.

Conduct document review and walk downs of new equipment for final acceptance inspections.

Senior NDT Technician

Canadian Natural Resources Limited - Horizon Oil Sands

September 2010 - February 2013

September 2010 to February 2013: Senior NDT Technician in the NDT Department.
- Performed NDT examinations as requested in all areas of the mine and plant and wrote detailed reports for the QA and QC inspectors.
- Radiation Safety Officer for X-Ray Fluorescence Machines
- Wrote Procedures for Positive Material Identification (PMI) and for the Radiation Protection Program using XRF.
- Helped with the training of NDT technicians.
- Also worked as the NDT Request Coordinator and looked after the NDT tracking in excel.


Eudemonic Enterprises Inc

From February 2008

In February 2008, I set up my NDE consulting, testing, and marketing business.

Performed consulting services for a Research and Development Company: Athena Industrial Services Inc. at the Springbank Airport, West of Calgary
- Helped establish scientific testing methods for Athena's equipment.
- Designed many test pieces with known flaw sizes for testing with Athena's new inspection equipment.
- Purchased Ultrasonic Testing equipment, which I used to verify the flaw depths and record the exact thickness of the test pieces.
- Created and maintained testing records which were uploaded to the server.
- Assisted by providing information and input at meetings for the equipment operation and training manuals.
- Attended weekly management meetings and provided input to strategic direction.
- Communicated daily with the scientist/inventor and the software designer: I would install their latest software revisions into the testing tool and computer, run through a complete inspection scan of selected test pieces, add notes and digital images of flaw locations, then upload the completed report to the server for viewing.
- Wrote many bug reports and recommendation reports on a daily basis.
- Performed demonstrations for Canadian Energy Pipeline Association representatives, and also for Alliance Pipelines engineers.

Senior NDT Technician

Metalogic Inspection Services Inc

: I worked at oil sands mines and plants near Fort McMurray, at Kiewit's fabrication shop in Edmonton, and also at Reliance Refinery in Jamnagar, India
- Ultrasonic Phased Array Inspection on refinery welds, and prefab welds.
- Magnetic Particle inspection on welds and fittings.

Senior NDT Technician

Aitec (Western) Inc

: I worked on small inch pipelines for CNRL.
- Gamma Radiography on pipelines welds, tie-in welds, and prefab welds
- Magnetic Particle inspection on thread-o-lets

Senior NDT Technician

RTD Quality Services Inc

- X-Ray of Tie-In welds on big inch pipelines
- Ultrasonic Hand Scan of repaired welds on big inch pipelines with the Roto-Scan Team
- All methods of NDE in Oil Refineries, Gas Plants, Compressor Stations, Pulp Mills, Coal Mines, and Air Hangers, etc.

Senior NDT Technician

Canspec Group Inc

7450 - 18 Street, Edmonton and Calgary, Alberta, Canada
I have worked on many major projects with Canspec between 1990 and 2004
- Supervised the Main-Line X-Ray crew on big inch pipelines
- X-Ray of tie-in welds on all sizes of pipelines
- All methods of NDE in Oil Refineries, Gas plants, Compressor Stations, Fabrication Shops, etc.

Senior NDT Technician

International Radiography & Inspection Services

Canada office from 1980 to 1989.
- Performed all methods of NDE in large fabrication shops in Calgary
- Also worked at Oil Refineries, Gas Plants, Foundries, Fertilizer Plants, Bridges, Air Hangers, and on small diameter pipelines.

I have also worked with the following NDE Companies:
- Hanson Engineering - Calgary, Alberta, Canada
- Rivest Testing Inc. - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- Shadow Inspection Ltd. - Cranbrook, B.C., Canada
- Western Inspection Ltd. - Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Senior NDT Technician

Performed NDT in all parts of the mine and plant at CNRL Horizon Oilsands project.

Qualifications & Certifications


Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Preeceville High School

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