Ray Wilson, Associate
As Managing Director or Array Training Ltd, Ray works closely with Ann McRobb Associates to deliver NDT Training, Consultancy and Level 3 services to our clients around the world. Bringing a wealth of experience, Ray has built a solid reputation in the industry over the last 30 years and is highly qualified in NDT, holding multiple NDT Level 2 & Level 3 certification in compliance with ISO 9712 (PCN) and also ASNT NDT level II/III certification since 1990.
Ray is also chairman of the North-East Scottish branch of the British Institute of NDT – and achieved the T. H. Cole Award for the Branch on achieving the greatest percentage growth in membership and presented by BINDT with the NEMET Award in recognition of the outstanding example of the effective use of Non-Destructive Testing. it’s safe to say his industry knowledge is unrivalled.
Norman Smith, Associate
With over 25 years of offshore experience, Norman of Steinish Marine brings a wealth of knowledge and industry expertise to the Ann McRobb Associates network providing marine supervision and consultancy services to clients in the Offshore and Renewables sectors. Norman is a highly qualified Master Mariner and OIM holding a Master (II/2) STCW 95 CoC. He is committed to ensuring safe and sustainable operations are carried out at all times.
Beginning his marine career as a cadet in the late 1980s, Norman has worked his way through the ranks, ultimately achieving command, absorbing relevant industry knowledge and skills to develop a deeper understanding of how the offshore industry works. Through his extensive career, Norman has built a comprehensive network of longstanding relationships with people at various levels in differing disciplines. When it comes to marine operations and proficiency, Norman is the best man for the job.
Lee Hepburn, Associate
After an extensive offshore drilling career spanning over 20+ years, part of Lee’s role was to provide the service of competence assessor and internal verifier to his team, which then lead Lee to become involved in the roll out of competency programs and initiatives across offshore operations originally supporting candidates, assessors and internal verifiers.
Lee collaborates with Ann McRobb Associates to deliver relevant guidance and evaluations to clients operating in the offshore energy industry. Lee brings an immersed perspective to competency management understanding the daily workings of the people and environments being assessed – Lee can spot things others might miss.