|Sao Paulo, Brasil & Princeton Junction, NJ July, 2007 MISTRAS Group Inc. is pleased to
announce Amauri Firmino dos Santos, Manager of Operations for Physical Acoustics South
America has been certified for ISO-9712, Level III for Acoustic Emission (AE) at ABENDE
Brazilian Society for NDT.
This ISO based qualification and certification program is
managed by ABENDE and based upon ISO 9712. Currently,
the training program is available twice a year and
qualification examinations once a year.
Amauri Firmino dos Santos holds a degree in Mechanical
Technology with 22 years AE experience in equipment
inspection. He is also a Level II Welding Inspector and a
member of ABENDE, where he regularly teaches Level I
and II Acoustic Emission Courses and holds a TankPac and
VPAC certificate course. Amauri, who has been with PASA
for the past 10 years, will be in charge of the quality control and logistic of field-test
service, procedures, training, and final revision of reports regarding acoustic emission
MISTRAS Group Inc. provides Nondestructive testing products and services under the well
known brand names of CONAM Inspection and Engineering Services, Inc., Physical Acoustics
Corporation, Code Services, Quality Services Laboratories, Inc., Caliber Inspection, PRI, NDT
Automation, and Vibra-Metrics. MISTRAS Group provides Mechanical Asset Inspection and
Integrity Solutions to the Energy, Aerospace, Manufacturing and Gas & Oil Sectors as well as
strategic on-line instrumentation that facilitates Plant Asset Management decisions. In
addition, MISTRAS is the leading provider of Enterprise Solution Software aiding in the safe
and profitable operation of industrial facilities worldwide.
For more information, please visit the company website at www.mistrasgroup.com or
contact headquarters at (609) 716-4000.