Our People

In order to provide the level of expertise and experience expected by clients who require the use our core business IVB has to provide personnel of exceptional caliber and our team is managed by highly experienced professionals with over three decades of experience in the field of independent inspection and verification.
The founders of IVB and the key team members based in Great Yarmouth have between them in excess of 150 years’ experience in the Offshore / Onshore Hydrocarbons industry.

Support is provided by a close knit team of specialist discipline engineers and inspectors strategically located around the globe looking after the interests of established clients and the increasing numbers of new clients.
Our engineers and inspectors are highly skilled, qualified and experienced. They come from diverse backgrounds and are available from our UK office or at locations around the world.

Together they have accumulated many years of professional experience providing independent inspection, verification and certification services to the offshore and onshore oil, gas, petro-chemicals, pipeline, utility, energy and associated industries. Fixed, mobile and subsea installations all come within our expertise and wide ranging portfolio.

IVB has always recognised that to sustain the highest possible standards of service to clients, people of exceptional caliber must be employed. Any specialist engineers or inspectors appointed to your project are not only fully endorsed by us but may be approved by you as well. Many of our personnel have been with us for over 20 years and include, but are not limited to:-

  • Risk Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers and Inspectors
  • Electrical Engineers and Inspectors
  • Instrument / Controls, Telecommunications Engineers and Inspectors
  • Rotating Equipment Engineers / Inspectors
  • Pressure / Storage Tanks and Vessel Engineers / Inspectors
  • Sub-sea Umbilical / Cable Engineers / Inspectors
  • Pipeline Engineers
  • Pipeline Manufacture and Installation Engineers / Inspectors
  • Metallurgist / Welding / NDE / Mechanical Testing Engineers
  • Welding / NDE / Coating Inspectors
  • Structural Engineers / Inspectors
  • Project Managers and Project Engineers
  • Project coordinators / Document controllers / Inspection coordinators

The combined level of expertise available from IVB is exceptional and is constantly improving to develop and meet the ever changing demands of the Hydrocarbon and Renewables industries.