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2020 Sherlock Award Recipient

Hussein Sadek

Hussein Sadek is the president and founder of TCI, Inc., a consulting company that provides NDT Consulting, Inspection and Training services. A member of ASNT since 1979 (Charlotte, NC Section), Sadek is an ASNT Regional Director of Region 5. He is an active member of the Business and Finance Committee, Chairman of the Non-Financial Awards Recognition Committee, and a member of the Certification Management Council (Electromagnetic Method Chair).

Mr. Sadek served on ASNT Board of Directors for two terms ASNT Past President/Chairman from 1997-1999. He also a Past President and Past Board member of the Nondestructive Management Association (NDTMA).

Mr. Sadek holds an associate’s degree in electrical engineering from Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) and a B.S. in engineering technology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

He holds a number of Professional Certifications, including PMP form the Project Management Institute, ASNT NDT Level III in ET and MT; ACCP Professional Level III in MT; Corporate Level III in Electromagnetic Testing ( ET, RFT & ACFM), IR, MFL, MT, PT, UT and VT, a Certified Infrared Thermographer from the infraspection Institute.

Mr. Sadek is a member of ASME, AWS, NDTMA and an advisory board member for the Central Piedmont Community Collegs NDT Technology Program.

Mr. Sadek an ASNT Fellow (1991), the winner of Philip D Johnson Honorary Member Award (2009) , the winner of Robert C. McMaster Gold Medal (2013), the winner of George Pherigo Citaion Award (2016) as well as a Meritorious Service Award from the Charlotte ASNT Section (2009).

Mr. Sadek presented many papers on various NDT techniques and applications domestically and internationally. He is the author of ASNT’s Electromagnetic Testing Classroom Training Book, the Electromagnetic Testing Student/Instructor Package and Electromagnetic Testing Programmed Instruction Series.