Mr. Dumford is the senior Materials Consultant and Senior Scientist for Terracon Consultants. He currently works out of the Terracon Cincinnati, Office. He is a Certified Weld Inspector, Certified Floor Profile operator, and NACE level 1. He has 44 years of experience in testing and inspection of commercial, industrial, nuclear and military industries. He formerly has worked for Kaiser Engineers in the Nuclear industry performing non-destructive and destructive testing of structural components including Concrete, structural steel and soils. He has worked two years for the US Government performing inspections of fabricated military components for both the Aegis and Patriot missile systems, and for the last 37-years has worked in the commercial/industrial realm.