Chandrashekhar Sadashiv Phopate
Date of Birth
Diploma in Mechanical
CSWIP 3.1 – Welding Inspector – Level - 2
NDT Level-II in - Penetrant Testing - Radiographic Testin- Ultrasonic Testing- Magnetic Particle Testing
Total Experience: 15 years in Welding, Quality Control & NDT, Welding Inspection activities.
Well familiar with Quality control and Quality Assurance activities of Piping, Structural fabrication of various prestigious clients.
Inspection of raw material items (Plates, Pipes & Angels, Channel) of carbon steel, Aluminum etc. .
Witnessing & certifying welder qualification tests as per relevant codes and standards.
Interpretation of Non-Destructive testing results of Penetrant testing, Ultrasonic testing, Radiography testing and Magnetic Particle Testing. Witnessing of physical & chemical testing at laboratories.
Preparation, review & submission of quality documents to clients.
Major Companies & Inspection
Inspection of Cell on Wheel (Skid based mast) at Kotkar Energy Dynamics Pvt. Ltd. For M/S Reliance 4G JIO Project
Qualifications of WPS, PQR as per ASME Sec IX
Inspection of Galvanized items i.e. Structural parts
Identification of raw material
Inspection of Pipes& Tubes for M/s. LANCO projects.
Inspection of Valves casting at Shah Precicast Pvt. Ltd Sangli for L&T valves.
Inspection of IBD & CBD, Dearator + Storage Tank + Spray Nozzles (Spare) at Shubham Udyog,Pune for M/s Thyssen Krupp Industries India Ltd,Pune
Inspection of Electro forges Grating at Summit Corporation.
Inspection of Seamless pipes at ISMT, Baramati
Well conversant with Welding process like shielded metal arc welding, Gas tungsten metal arc welding, SAW, FCAW etc.Well conversant with various international fabrication codes such as ASME section II, V, VIII Div. 1, IX; AWS D1.1
Well conversant with UT,RT,MPI,DP,Stress reliving
10+ years experience in QA-QC
Present Organization: Bureau Veritas (BV)
Position held: Mechanical Surveyor
Duration: since February 2015
Previous Organization :
1. Sunil Hi-Tech Engineers, Nagpur Designation: QA/QC Engineer Duration: 7th May 2013 to 31 Oct.2014
Raw Material Inspection:-Visual dimension, verification & correctness, identification & correlation with manufacturer’s test certificate .Inspection of weld edge preparation as per approved drawing, fit-up & preheating.
Review of welding procedure & performance qualification record. Qualify welding procedure and welder as per applicable standard.Verify correctness of consumables and proper baking/storage.
Carryout dimensional inspection of all finished product like columns, galleries, girder, frames, trustle, alignment of erected columns floor beams of T.G. Arranging jobs for RT & UT with proper marking at jobs.
Giving offer to main client for inspection of primary and final stage of fabricated Material. Conducting Macro etch test and DPT.Conducting WPS, PQR & WQT at presence of main client as witness.Monitoring Welder for welding process as per standard given in Field Quality Plan. Checking of Grit Blasting and Painting as per Applicable standard
2. Company: VIJAY NDT Services, Nagpur Designation: Worked as a NDT Engineer Duration: 1st January 2011 To 30th April 2013
It deals with, Ultrasonic Testing, Magnetic Particles Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing, Stress Relieving & Heat Treatment, Hardness Testing, Thickness measurement, UT of Pressure piping and structural fabrication Works at MPPGCL, SSTPL (2*600 MW) Khandwa (MP) site & INDIA BULLS (5*270 MW) Power plant at Amravati (Mah)
3. Company: Apex NDT Applications, Nagpur Designation: Worked as a NDT Engineer Duration: 3rd May 2008 to 27th October 2010 :-
4. Company: C.P. Engineering, Nagpur Designation: Worked as production engineer Duration: 8th August 2001 to 28th February 2008
It undertakes various projects for fabrication of heavy structures which involves MIG, TIG welding & ARC welding.
5. Company: Shri Sai Engineering, Hingna MIDC, Nagpur
Designation: Worked as production engineer
Period: 23rd March1999 to 3rd August 2001
The company is Vendor Company for Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd, Nagpur. Job involves supervision of production activities and component development