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CfPE Technology Solutions has assembled a team of international consultants with solid industry experience who have held executive, staff and line management positions in our targeted industries.

Our team incorporates a rich academic background with professional strengths and this expertise is evident in all the assignments undertaken, whether in the presentation of public programmes or indeed, when providing consultancy or knowledge transfer In-company.



Mohd Faisal Yusof has over 15 years experience of welding engineering and one of his main filed is providing training, examination, and consultancy. Faisal‟s academic achievement include European/IIW/TWI Welding Engineer, Technologist and Specialist. He also holds other quality assurance and quality control and inspection competence based qualifications.

Prior to this, Faisal was a Training Manager for the welding inspection and welder training department of a well-known organization that offers training and examinations in South East Asia for many years. He was involved in variety training for Diploma courses for European and international Diplomas, CSWIP welding inspector and welders in Malaysia and overseas. He has extensive knowledge in welding technology, welding processes, materials behaviour, Design and construction, quality assurance, quality control, inspection and welding procedures.

Professional Strength

  • Extensive knowledge in developing a welding procedure in various types of materials for ferrous and non ferrous according to American and European codes and standards.
  • Extensive knowledge in welding processes, weld joint design, metallurgy and quality assurance and safety.
  • Extensive knowledge in selecting Non Destructive Testing method for welded fabrication such as PT, MT, RT, UT, TOFD, Phase array and Eddy current.
  • Extensive knowledge in providing training for Engineer, Inspectors and welders.

Engr. Azahar bin Mat Noor, graduated with Bachelor of Engineering (Honors) in Electrical Engineering and major in control system from the University of Technology Malaysia.

He is a Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical) with Board of Engineer, Malaysia and a Member, The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia. He also holds an Instrumentation and Control System certificate from YEW Mitaka, Tokyo.

He had working experiences with several companies such as the Institute Technology Petroleum Petronas (INSTEP) and Centre for Instructor and Advanced Skill Training (CIAST).

Since the past 20 years in teaching, he had delivered for several courses such as;

  • Process Design and Process and Instrumentation for process engineer.
  • Process control technology for Instrument Engineer.
  • Process control technology and application.
  • Control valves service and repair.
  • Instrumentation and measurement Engineering.
  • Basic Instrumentation and Fundamental of Process Control.

Engr. Associate Professor Yahaya bin Ramli, graduated with Masters of Science in Fluid Power Systems from University of Bath, United Kingdom and is both a Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical) with Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and a Corporate Member of The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM).

He has extensive field experience with several companies such as Felda Berhad (Plant Superintendent), Petronas Gas Berhad (Project Management Executive and Production Supervisor) and Sobena Offshore Inc (Assistant Plant Manager). Currently, he is a senior lecturer in University of Technology Malaysia at Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and he did a lot of research in thermo fluids technology.

He also active delivering the technical courses such as; pump technology, compressor systems, boiler and steam systems, valve maintenance, compressed air system and etc.


Mr. James M. Watterson, is graduated with Masters of Science (Engineering Technology) from Belfast Collage of Technology and he is the member of the several Professional Bodies;

  • Fellow – Institute of Operation’s Management
  • Fellow – Royal Graphical Society
  • Member – British Institute of Management
  • Chartered Member – The Institute of Logistic and Transports.

He is a highly experienced consultant and trainer with over 35 years experience in various disciplines:- engineering, maintenance, marketing, management, project and contract management. Countries where experience has been gained include; Middle East, Mainland-Europe, North America, Australia and North Africa.

Since the past 30 years, he has delivered hundreds sessions of training courses in the area of technical and management such as;

  • HaZOP and HaZARD Management Control
  • Project Management
  • Troubleshooting with all rotating equipment including turbines- gas and steam applications
  • Failure Analysis and Machinery diagnosis
  • Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • Pump maintenance- centrifugal and reciprocating-Dismantling and rebuilding pumps
  • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
  • Plant shutdown and Start-Up activities.
  • Total Productive Maintenance
  • Risk & Hazards Analysis
  • Centrifugal Compressors – Operations and Maintenance
  • Plant Shutdown and Start-Up Techniques
  • Problem-solving and Decision Making
  • Contract Management
  • Advanced Supervisory Training
  • Recruitment skills for hiring new employees
  • Pipe design and pipeline trouble-shooting

Ir. Mohd Normarzuki bin Ya’acob; Graduated with Bachelor (Honors) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Malaya and is both a Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical) with Board of Engineer, Malaysia since 2000, a Corporate Member, The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia and a Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He is a certified First Grade Engineer (Steam Boiler and Internal Combustion Engine) by the Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH).

He had working experiences with several companies such as Equator Engineering Sdn Bhd, Tenaga Nasional Berhad, Petronas Gas Berhad (Gas Processing Plant 5/6 and Centralised Utilities Facility), Qatar Petroleum (Corporate Training Department) and currently he is the Managing Director for Bayubali Engineering Sdn Bhd.

Throughout his carrier he has an extensive field experience in steam boiler operation, trouble-shooting, inspection, maintenance and repair.

He is the co-author for An Introduction to Steam Machinery book published by University of Malaya Publisher.


Mr. Pradyut Mitra is graduated with Bachelor in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology and Masters in Business Administration from Indian Institute of Management.

He is a member for the professional organization in India such as;

  • Life Member of the Indian Institute Of Chemical Engineers
  • Member of the Institute of Engineers (India)
  • Chartered Chemical Engineer as Conferred by Institute Of Engineers’ (India)

Throughout his professional career, he holds several positions in oil & gas and petrochemical industries;

  • Production Engineer with Pfizer Limited
  • Plant Manager and Technical Services Manager with Gharda Chemicals Limited
  • Head of Regional Productions with Praxair India Ltd
  • Auditor with KPMG.

Since the past 10 years he has delivered training courses in various areas such as; Safety in Oil & Gas, improvement areas of Quality, Health and Safety & Environment, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, HAZOP, QRA, Consequence Analysis of Hazardous Processes.


Piping / Pipeline Design & Engineering Specialist

Mr. Md. Kamal, B.E.( Mech ) is a Senior Piping & Pipeline Engineer with 16 years of extensive international experience.

His expertise includes Piping Systems Detailed Engineering, Pipe Stress Analysis, Pipe Hydraulics, Process Plant Layout, Pipeline Design & Construction, Pipe Supports, Piping Systems Erection & testing, HVAC Plant Design, Plumbing & Fire Water Piping Systems.

Throughout his career, he has been providing this expertise for both new and operating process / power plants & facility construction industry using codes/standards, software analysis and field experience in arriving at safe, economical piping designs and solutions to piping problems.

He has offered Project Management, Design / Analysis, Construction / Testing / Inspection services in India & Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia involving many onshore & offshore projects.

He is an expert in Process, & Power Piping as per ASME & API standards including ASME B1.1, B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, & API 570.

He has designed & presented piping design seminars to piping engineers & designers across India, Qatar & Saudi Arabia.


Engr. Joshi Diwakar Damodar graduated with Bachelor Mechanical from Shivaji University, India and he is a Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical).

He has extensive field experiences in related to plant QA/QC techniques and he is a certified engineer for the following certificate of competencies;

  • API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector
  • API 653 Above ground Storage Tank
  • API 570 Authorized Piping Inspector
  • ASNT Level III (all methods)
  • RWTUV Level III (all methods)
  • American Welding Society – Senior Certified Welding Inspector
  • ISO 9000 Lead Assessor Training and Exam

In addition to the above, he has delivered the vocational training at Kirloskar Brothers Ltd. Kirloskarwadi, India (1975), optical alignment training at Rajastan Atomic Power Project India, (1977), Ultrasonic training at Welding Research Institute, Trichy-India (1980), Welding Training by Adwani Oerlicon (1980), Welding Training by W.R.I. Trichy (1984). Training on ISO 9000 systems, Leak Testing, Visual Testing by Alfa Laval India Ltd. Pune and Ultrasonic testing by ISNT, Bombay.

Prior to this, Mr. Joshi spent a number of years at industry with several companies such as with Walchandnagar Industries Ltd. India (QC Manager), Western India Erectors India (Project Manager), Alfa Laval (India) Ltd., India (General Manager), PT. Puspetindo, Indonesia (Project Director), T. Blacke Durr, Indonesia (Executive Director), Physia Consulting, Saudi Arabia (Managing Director) and currently he is running his own training and consultancy business.


Mr. K. Ravindran (ASNT ID NO: 141151) is an extremely well experienced NDT level III with certifications in 11 methods including UT, RT, MT, PT, VT, ET, IR, LT,AE , NR & VA. He has an overall experience of 25 years in inspection field of castings, forgings, pressure vessels (Designing, fabrication inspection) and pipe lines inspection. He is familiar in Destructive and Non-destructive inspection technique, as applicable to Welds, castings, forgings etc as well as inspection of raw materials with relevant specifications. He is thoroughly familiar with all the relevant applicable Codes and Standards for Non-destructive Testing and well versed in the documentation procedures. Mr. Ravindran also has the AWS CWI (AWS – CWI Cert No 05071771) certification. He is thoroughly proficient in all welding techniques, procedures and WPQ verification and certification for all kinds of welding like SAW, SMAW, FCAW,GTAW, PAW etc for all positions Including 5G & 6G also.

He has have ten years experience in conducting training courses and classes all most in all methods of NDT for LEVEL I & LEVEL II & LEVEL III, welding technology and casting and foundry technology. He is a post Graduate in physics, Post Graduate Diploma in Radiation Protection by Bombay University BARC (INDIA). He also have the following API’s certifications such as; API 510 (Cert. No: 31918), API 653 (Cert. No: 32744), API 570 (Cert No: 33311), API 571 (Cert No: 20990), API 580 (Cert No: 35869) and API 577 (Cert No: 35861).