Director, Railcar Regulatory Compliance
Dave’s Team performs Quality Assurance (QA) audits, regulatory support for car owners for shippers and for repair/new car facilities, and implementation of QA and Nondestructive Testing (NDT) programs. Dave performs/oversees training for quality programs, NDT programs, and hazardous materials shipping functions. In addition, Dave provides regulatory guidance for car owners, equipment owners, and facilities who are working to obtain various AAR certifications. Prior to joining AllTranstek, Dave directed a QA program for a large tank car repair network, supported a QA program for a major tank car manufacturer, as well as experience in a variety of manufacturing environments outside the tank car industry.
Dave is the current chairman for the AAR Task Force for Nondestructive Testing. Dave belongs to the American Society for Nondestructive Testing and holds Level III certifications in 7 NDT methods. Dave is also a member for the American Welding Society and holds a Senior Certified Welding Inspector certificate.
AllTranstek employee since: 2012
Industry experience since: 1978