what are the pros and cons of underwater welding?

i am also thinking of taking a non destructive testing technician course provided from the ocean corp in houston, texas. anyone have any experience in either course ill be happy to learn more. and has anyone been to the ocean corp?

Asked By: - 8/26/2009
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The pros are that underwater welders are highly in demand, and very well paid... More
Answered By: WΘMBAT is Sparky - 8/29/2009
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I interviewed for a position with an offshore oil drilling company once in Houston. I spoke with one of their underwater welders. He told me it is an inherently dangerous job. You go into water where you can see maybe 3 feet in front of you. You go into cold water where you run the risk of hypothermia. You have... More
Answered By: Bob Knight's Eyebrows - 8/26/2009
Pros: Underwater welders are in demand in many industries, including shipping, oil and gas, and even military operations. Cons: There are number of risks involved in most underwater welding, so it needs to be done carefully
Answered By: Anne - 8/27/2009
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