NACE Cathodic Protection Level 2
NACE Corrosion Technician, 49971
Pipeline Industry Expertise
Scott Riccardella is the Oil and Gas Director of Strategic Business Development and an Associate in the Oil and Gas Business Unit for Structural Integrity Associates. For the last decade, Mr. Riccardella has served as a consultant on a wide range of integrity management, assessment, fracture mechanics and NDE projects for several major pipeline operators. He is a NACE certified Cathodic Protection Level 2 technician and holds an engineering degree from the University of California (UC), Santa Barbara. Mr. Riccardella also holds an MBA from UC Irvine. In addition to providing consulting services, Mr. Riccardella manages Oil and Gas Pipeline strategic programs where his responsibilities include defining the service strategy and identifying and pursuing new opportunities and technologies. In 2018, Mr. Riccardella received the PRCI distinguished researcher award for notable research and contributions to the pipeline industry. Mr. Riccardella has also served on the Structural Integrity Board of Directors since 2018.