TUCSON, Ariz., – July 8, 2015 — Guardvant, Inc., a provider of innovative mining safety technology, is pleased to announce that Sean Perry has joined Guardvant to lead sales and technical support in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Perry is located in New South Wales, Australia and brings a wealth of mining operations and technology experience to Guardvant.
Perry has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mining engineering, and has a broad work experience in both mine operations and as a mining technology provider and consultant. Perry’s past experience includes working at Kaltim Prima Coal, Xstrata Coal, Great Central Mines, and BHP. He has worked for Modular Mining Systems and since 2007 was owner and director of SMP Mining, a company that specializes in fleet management implementation and commissioning.
“Sean brings qualified feet on the ground in APAC,” said Sergio Blacutt, Guardvant’s CEO. “His market knowledge and extensive experience in technical sales, support and system integration are excellent additions to our operations as we continue to grow.”
Suite of Mining Technology Solutions
Guardvant’s suite of products improves safety in the mining environment while increasing the productivity of operators through on-board applications. Mines see the maximum benefit when both, OpGuard, Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System, and ProxGuard are installed. These two systems improve operators’ situational awareness, prevent fatigue-related and close-proximity accidents, and reduce maintenance costs on equipment. The Guardvant Mobile Server on-board computer and Guardvant Managed Mobile Router communications platform provide flexible options to streamline installation and the use of multiple on-board applications regardless of the application brand.
About Guardvant, Inc.
Guardvant was founded in 2010 and focuses on creating innovative technology solutions to help mines improve safety, productivity, and protect assets. The Guardvant team consists of personnel with proven and successful track records in the development of mining technology that is used throughout the industry. With sales and support offices around the world, Guardvant serves the global mining market. Follow Guardvant on Twitter and LinkedIn.