Key People


Rolando R. Ortañez

President & CEO

Rolly is a certified Electrical Engineer with over thirty (30) years of experience in corrosion control – Cathodic Protection, both Galvanic and Impressed Current. He trained extensively with the National Association Of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), USA in 1978 and 1996. He is likewise, experienced in Welding Inspection, Non-Destructive Testing, Coating Inspection (SSPC Certified Level 3) and ISO 9001:2008 Lead Auditing.

Technical Qualifications :

  • American Petroleum Institute (API 653) Certified Oil Storage Tank Inspector (No. 20897)
  • American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector (QC1 – 84070301)
  • Moody PED Accredited Field Inspector ( By Phil Eccleston)
  • Philippine Welding Society (PWS) Certified Welding Inspector (No. 97 – I00005)
  • ASNT Level II (UT, RT, PT, MT)
  • Electrical Engineer (License # 3038)
  • Moody Philippines ISO 9001 Lead Auditor
  • SSPC Protective Coating Certified Inspector – ID # 31637

Rodrigo B. Ortanez

Vice – President and Treasurer

An Electrical Engineer by profession, Don-Don has more than ten (10) years experience in Cathodic Protection, Trouble Shooting and Repair, Welding Inspection, B-Scan and Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging of Piping, Vessels and Storage Tanks, Non-Destructive Testing and Coating Inspection. He trained with the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) in Houston, Texas. He is a member of the American Welding Society and the Industrial Rope Access Trade Association.

Technical Qualifications :

  • Registered Electrical Engineer PRC Registration no. 0032109
  • NACE Cathodic Protection Tester Level 1
  • NACE Certificate no. 8834
  • AWS Certified Welding Inspector
  • American Welding Society Certicate no. 08041851
  • Certificate of Competence in Rope Access Level 1
  • Industrial Rope Access Trade Association – IRATA no. 1/7796
  • PADI Open Water Diver Diver no. 0405A55755
  • Professional Association of Diving Instructor, Frenchs Forest, NSW
  • PWS Certified Welding Inspector Certificate no. 2002-1000057

Noel Itum

NDT Specialist / Tutor / Consultant / Advanced NDT Partner

Noel has more than twenty five (25) years of experience in Inspection and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) in the fields of Power, Oil and Gas Construction, onshore fabrication and offshore installation of platforms and pipelines, Mineral Mining, Train and Rail Industry. He has extensive experience with Phased Array Ultrasonics Technology (PAUT), ToFD and AUT Examination. He is also fully conversant in Radiographic Testing as well as Magnetic Particle and Penetrant Testing of welds, castings and forging.

Technical Qualifications :

  • PCN Level 3 PAUT (Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing) PCN Reg.203507
  • PCN Level 3 ToFD (Time of Fligth Diffraction) PCN Reg.203507
  • PCN Level 3 UT (Ultrasonic Testing) PCN Reg.203507
  • AINDT Level 2 UT (Ultrasonic Testing) AINDT Reg.3501
  • AINDT Level 2 MT (Magnetic Particle Testing) AINDT Reg.3501

William Ramos

Cathodic Protection Consultant / Tutor

An Electrical Engineer, William has more than twenty five (25) years of experience in corrosion control by cathodic protection, both galvanic and impressed current. He honed his expertise from working in the Philippines and abroad in a variety of underground and or submarine pipelines, above ground tank, water wells, pier and jetty pilings. He is a certified NACE CP 4 cathodic protection specialist.