Mark Coldiron – Corporate Quality Director. Mark shares his stories of working up the ladder, literally and figurately to achieve success in Quality Management.
Mark has thirty years experience in the design, erection and installation of piping and piping systems in paper mills, refineries and power plants. This includes experience from craft level through Project Manager, as well as QA/QC and QA/QC Management to the Corporate level. He has also worked as a Field Engineer. Besides Bachelor’s degrees, he is currently working towards a Master’s of Business Administration through Villanova University in conjunction with a PMP certification. He has also begun another undergraduate degree in Construction Management through Everglades University on-line. He possesses ASNT Level IIs in VT, RT, PT, MT and UT as well as being an AWS Certified Welding Inspector. His technical and hands-on experience includes Recovery Boilers (super-critical and circulating fluidized bed) and Heat Recovery Steam Generators as well as EPC systems. Some of his duties have ranged from conducting field tests to collecting data for present performance and baseline conditions, failure avoidance analysis, designing and implementing a vessel, tank and piping inspection program, erosion/corrosion analyses and computations, to familiarization with fuel combustion control systems equivalent to the requirements of NFPA 8502.