EDUCATION 
Architecture and Surveying, Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, CA
Troxler Electronic Laboratories Inc., Sacramento, CA
American Welding Society: Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar, San Diego, CA EPA Storm Water Professional, Bentonville, AR

CERTIFICATIONS
ACI-Concrete Field Testing Technician, No. 00062903
ICC–Masonry & Reinforced Concrete Special Inspector, No. 88070361
ICC-Structural Steel & Bolting AWS Certified Welding Inspector, No. 88070361
Oregon Building Official Association (OBOA), No. 928–Structural Steel Bolting, Structural Steel Welding, Reinforced Concrete, Structural Masonry
Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO), No. S101061–Structural Steel & Bolting, Structural Steel Welding, Reinforced Concrete & Structural Masonry

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE
Roy Ruch has more than 35 years of experience conducting special inspections on numerous private, commercial, and public works building projects.  He also gained construction experience in civil engineering design work prior to becoming a special inspector. As an American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector for 30 years, Roy has not only been involved with field and shop structural welding projects, but also numerous pipelines and refinery welding projects. 

Roy moved to Bend in 2013 to pursue a career with Wallace Group as a Special Inspection and Welding Inspector.  In his spare time Roy enjoys hiking and skiing when he’s not watching opera.

ROY RUCH, senior Special Inspector