Dr L. M. Callow
Callow (Currently 61) is Technical Director of Amtec . He specialises
in on site metallurgical, corrosion, coatings and cathodic protection failure investigations and has
nearly 40 years experience in these areas.
by training, Les spent the early part of his career working for IMI
on copper & copper alloy corrosion related projects before returning to further education,
receiving a PhD in Corrosion Engineering from Manchester University.
Since forming Amtec,
Les has worked on a global basis on a wide range of corrosion
problems involving stainless steel, aluminium & copper alloys and has also consolidated his knowledge of
coating breakdown mechanisms. In addition to his troubleshooting
and investigative cases, he participates in training courses in corrosion and coating breakdown.
Marine & Industrial coating failures.
Vessel coating evaluations
Stray current & cathodic protection system problems
Coating breakdown mechanisms
Failures of both coated & uncoated aluminium structures & components
Coating blistering & cathodic delamination
Failures associated with stainless steel & copper alloys
General corrosion failures
Free initial telephone guidance is available on all the topics covered on this web site.
e-mail enquiries sent to the address below will be promptly answered.
Contact Amtec:- Tel +44 (0)1928 734996 Fax +44 (0)1928 734998