Ladon began his career as a welder in 1987 after serving in the United States Marine Corps. Through initiative, training and perseverance, he worked his way up the ladder to his current position of QA/QC Director. Ladon is well versed in the Code requirements and Production as it relates to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), NBIC (National Board Inspection Code), AWS (American Welding Society), API (American Petroleum Institute), and Mil-Specs (Military Specifications). Ladon’s work experience includes structural steel fabrication and erection, aerospace fabrication, power boilers, pressure vessels, piping and piping systems. Ladon has worked in multiple industries which include commercial, power, refining, off-shore production, upstream production, petro-chemical, aerospace, and military.