Our founder and principal engineering advisor, Stig Skarborn, is the recipient of the prestigious Michael N. Vuchnich Award presented annually to the individual deemed by CWA to have “done the most to advance the science, technology and application of arc welding in Canada”. We’re very proud to have one of the most experienced and recognized welding engineers in the country working with us to provide solutions for our clients’ needs.
Skarborn Engineering’s primary areas of expertise are the fields of civil and welding engineering. We currently have four certified welding engineers on staff with a combined experience of 75+ years, which is unmatched in Atlantic Canada.
Certification of companies to CSA Standards W47.1 (steel) and W47.2 (aluminum); professional engineers responsible for welding practice
Preparation of Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS’s) to Canadian Standards Association (CSA), American Welding Society (AWS), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), International Organization for Standards (ISO) standards and Client specific contract documents. Materials include, but are not limited to, mild to quenched and tempered steels, aluminum, stainless steels, nickel alloys and chrome molybdenum plate and pipe
Fabrication shop welding efficiency audits – How to decrease your costs and increase your profits.
Fabrication and erection site audits
Third party review of welding procedures, including ASME Section III, Nuclear Facility Components
Design of aluminum overhead sign structures and aluminum and stainless steel support systems for tank covers
Design of steel and stainless steel tanks
Design of industrial structures such as conveyor galleries, storage sheds, and lifting devices and associated lugs
Inspection, repair and design of marine facilities for berthing and mooring ships