The NDT Technician

Published quarterly, The NDT Technician provides information valuable to NDT practitioners and a platform for discussion of issues relevant to their profession. Information will include write-ups on NDT practice, advertising, employment and relevant ASNT activities. Content includes technical feature articles, practical tips and advice, technician profiles, a crossword challenge, and Tech Toons.

Current Issue: January 2015


Focus: "Basic Human Factors and Nondestructive Testing”
by Anas Hassan El Rais
This article looks at how human factors such as visual acuity and environmental stressors can affect inspections, using the SHEL model.

FYI: "Reducing Welding Inefficiencies using Laser Scanning Technology"
by Anthony Crivello and Jeffrey Noruk
Laser scanning is a helpful technique for conducting weld inspection and measurement, with many applications and benefits.

NDT Glossary: Visual Testing

Practitioner Profile:  Jim Houf

ASNT Senior Manager of Technical Services Jim Houf looks back over his experience in NDT, citing mentors and technological changes along the way.

Options for The NDT Technician

Read, Submit, Subscribe

Shimadzu