Exo’s VP of Utility Services, Garrett Ehler, Appointed to Two AWS Committees


July 27, 2023

Garrett Ehler Appointed to Membership on Two American Welding Society (AWS) Committees

The Woodlands, Texas – Exo, a leading structural inspection, engineering, and remediation company, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Garrett Ehler, VP of Utilities, to membership in two prestigious committees within the American Welding Society (AWS) community:  American Weld Society Fabrication Task Group and the Inspection Task Group for the D1.1 Subcommittee.

Mr. Ehler, has been recognized for his exceptional industry expertise and professional contributions in the sector, earning him a well-deserved place on these prestigious AWS committees. As a member, Garrett will play a crucial role in shaping industry standards, driving innovation, and providing valuable insights to enhance AWS role in advancing the science, technology, and application of welding.

This appointment allows Ehler to use his experience to influence the proper application of the code and the updating of the code for the advancement of the user community of which Exo represents.

“We are immensely proud of Garrett’s appointment to these two AWS committees,” said Zachary Oliphant, Exo’s Co-Founder and CEO. “His dedication and passion for excellence have been evident in his work at Exo. Now, he has the opportunity to contribute on two AWS committees and his impact will be felt across industries.”

With this appointment, Exo reinforces its commitment to fostering a culture of excellence and expertise within the company, empowering its team members to lead in their respective domains.


About Garrett Ehler:
Garrett Ehler is a distinguished professional with AWS CWI, and ASNT/ACCP NDT Level III credentials, and holds a key position at Exo as VP of Utilities. With a deep background in non-destructive testing (NDT), welding, and training, Garrett has been instrumental in driving success for Exo and its clients.

About Exo:
Founded in 2009 and headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, Exo provides asset inspection, remediation, engineering, and training services for critical infrastructure to clients in the utility, renewable energy, area, and commercial lighting, manufacturing, telecommunications, and retail end-markets across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Through its Ex-Tend™ service offering, the company offers a data-driven, full lifecycle asset management solution that integrates asset management tools and service expertise, prolonging the lifespan of clients’ infrastructure, maximizing ROI, and improving safety. For additional information on Exo, please visit the company’s website at