Peter Nathan, a qualified civil engineer, has joined Middlesbrough-based Datum360, bringing with him a wealth of mining and metals industry expertise to the global engineering information management software and consulting specialist.
His appointment is part of Datum360’s strategy to extend their reach into the mining industry.
Nathan will be helping to develop specific Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions that will deliver better data and information management for the mining sector.
His vast experience in the mining sector stretches back over 20 years, and has seen him work with several Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, ICL and Anglo American mining projects.
Latterly he has been specialising in mining data and HSE software and this is where the story starts with Datum360.
“There are some exciting developments ahead and I am looking forward to being part of them,” said Nathan.
“The opportunity to combine my insights into HSE with my mining expertise offers our clients pragmatic ways to apply leading edge technology to long standing challenges in the industry.”
Datum360 CEO Steve Wilson added: “Having Peter on board is a real boost for our business and software development strategy.
“He is a highly experienced engineer and his software knowledge coupled with his knowledge of the mining industry make him an ideal addition to our growing team.
“I’m excited about the new software developments we are already working on with Peter’s valued input and I am confident that we’ll soon have a new SaaS solution that we can offer to the mining and metals sector that will be a real game changer in the way they manage their technical information in future.”