Vibrant Corporation announced today that Garrett Gatewood has been hired as one of its newest Application Engineers. Mr. Gatewood joins Vibrant Corporation with 2 years experience in material science and engineering from the University of New Mexico, and 3 years of manufacturing experience with Johnson & Johnson. Vibrant Director of Technology, Leanne Jauriqui, says “We welcome Garrett to Vibrant with enthusiasm. His manufacturing and material science experience will further aid in the development of PCRT and its establishment as a key method in the NDE industry.”
Garrett holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico.
Vibrant Corporation has commercialized Process Compensated Resonance Testing (PCRT) for use in the aerospace and power generation industries. The PCRT technology, licensed from Magnaflux Quasar, is a revolutionary non-destructive testing technology that can determine if a component is structurally sound and fit for service. Vibrant has developed PCRT applications focused on the safety critical components found in the aerospace industry. These applications bring the power of PCRT to bear on new product quality control and in-service product degradation tracking. Vibrant is now performing testing services for several major aerospace manufacturers and Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) firms.