Introducing Matt Richard, Area Manager for Corpus Christi

Superheat believes the strength of our service is in our people and as such, we are thrilled to announce Matthew Richard as Area Manager for Corpus Christi.

Matt, a 25 year local to the region, brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge related to the welding industry, most notable his time spent as Director of Operations/One Star Flag, Vice President of Operations/Maverick Testing Laboratories, Assistant Manager of Quality Control/Wyatt Field Services, and Quality Assurance Site Manager/QAM (Samsung Austin).

Matt is an industry leader with regards to PQR/WPS, research and development, creation, and review and his background in job site performance auditing will undoubtedly lend itself to bringing innovative solutions to the on-site heat treatment needs of Corpus Christi. As a Trainer and Certified Welding Inspector himself, his eye for weld quality is unmatched.

Matt also carries multiple national-level accreditations & affiliations to his name, currently serving as American Welding Society (AWS) 1st Vice Chair of Local Corpus Christi Section 153, District 18 and District 18 Deputy Director. He also sits as RP 1104 Section 5 & 6 Sub Committee Member for the API – American Petroleum Institute. If there’s a welding competition in Texas, be it at the state level or at a regional high school where he takes pride in mentoring youth in trades, you’re likely to find Matt as chair or co-chair of the event.

Matt’s spare time is all family and church family-based. He can be found devoting his time to his wife and 3 lovely children or working diligently side by side with his Pastor and church brothers on all types of exciting projects.

Matt looks forward to strategizing solutions with our current clients as well as with contractors and owners looking for A Smarter Way To Do On-site Heat Treatment in the Corpus Christi region. To contact Matt, email him at or give him a shout by phone at 361-929-1104.

Superheat began in 2000 and was founded on the principle that innovation and technology advancements can produce a safer, more cost-effective, quality-driven way to provide high-quality on-site heat treatment services. We remain the world’s premier on-site heat treatment service provider and continue to build a long-term sustainable growth company providing services to the industrial energy and oil markets. For any media-related questions or inquiries please email or call 1.888.508.3226.