Why Burbage Consulting?
We are here to assist FAA Approved Part 145 Propeller Repair Stations in maintaining and improving their NDT Department. In the past few years, there has been an increased interest in the FAA’s oversight of this area of Non-Destructive Testing.
Burbage Consulting, LLC has the experience, skills, and knowledge to assist you in this area. From maintaining Training Logs, Tech Sheets, Procedures, NDT Manuals, Written Practice, Training and Qualification of new employees, Re-Qualification of existing employees, there are many facets that need to be addressed.
ABOUT CLEVE “WILL” BURBAGE, CONSULTANT & OWNER BURBAGE CONSULTING, LLC
Cleve “Will” Burbage started his career in the NDT World at Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller in 1996. During that time, he received his NAS 410 Certification as a level 2 in PT, MT, ET, and UT.
He became the General Manager of Sensenich Propeller Service in CT. During his tenure that lasted from October 2006 to November 2015, he maintained his certification as a NAS 410 Level 2 in PT, MT, and ET.
Will pursued his NAS 410 Level 3 Certifications and took the Level 3 class in Eddy Current at Hellier NDT in CT.
In 2015, he was offered a position at Berkshire Manufactured Products, Inc. in New Hampshire. He accepted and relocated to New Hampshire in November 2015.
Will received his letter of certification as a NAS 410 Level 3 FPI Inspector as of December 14, 2015. Berkshire Manufactured Products, Inc. did not have a need for him to be certified in MT, ET or UT, so he let those certifications expire.
In January 2016, GE Transportation Aviation accepted Burbage a NAS 410 Level 3 FPI. His next task was to acquire Rolls-Royce approval as an FPI Level 3 for their products. He was approved in August 2016.
In June 2017, he was asked to take over the peening department because they had failed their NADAC audit. In January 2018, they received their NADCAP approval. Will has renewed his qualifications as a NAS 410 Level 3 in MT, PT, and ET. He is available when you need Level 3 Services.
An additional business Will enjoys is Team National. For more information, please visit his website here: