Dylan Stephenson

Welding Technologist

With a career spanning more than 10 years, Dylan is a qualified welding supervisor and a certified welding inspector. He has experience in the trade working in oil and gas, mining, structural steel, maritime and plant equipment, with training overseas on Liebherr cranes, ranging in lifting capacity from 100 to 500 tons.

Boasting experience in Europe, New Zealand and across Australia, Dylan has in-depth knowledge of welding and materials joining technology including NDT methods and applications that are fit for purpose suiting design and practicality of scope.

Dylan joined the Weld Australia team in 2022 as a Welding Technologist, bringing with him a unique combination of practical welding experience, and welding supervision and inspection expertise. Prior to this, he owned Soleweld—a company that provided welding consultancy services such as engineering, supervision and inspections for clients such as John Deere, Thrust Maritime and the Dawsons Group. Dylan has also taken on roles at Liebherr Australia as a Welding Steel Structure Specialist, and at M2P Engineering and Howden as a Boilermaker.

An IIW International Welding Technologist (IWT) and International Welding Inspector – Basic (IWI-B), Dylan holds certificates in both AS 2214 and AS 1796, as well as a Certificate III in Engineering.

Professional Qualifications

  • Certified Welding Inspector (CWI)
  • AS 1796 – Certification of Welders & Welding Supervisors |Certificate 10
  • AS 2214 – Certificate of Welding Supervisors – Structural Steel Welding
  • IIW International Welding Technologist (IWT)
  • IIW International Welding Inspector – Basic (IWI-B)
  • Certificate III: Engineering – Fabrication Trade
  • ISO 9606-1 – Welding Certification