Nanometrics announces organizational changes



As we continue to grow as a company and further establish ourselves as the industry leader in Seismic Monitoring Solutions, we have undertaken strategic organizational changes to ensure steady future growth with a strong leadership team. These changes have been driven by the rapid growth of both the Seismology and Seismic Monitoring Services divisions and the high quality leadership talent within the company. We are pleased to announce that David Shorey, has been appointed to the role of Vice President, Seismology, and Dario Baturan has been promoted to the role of Vice President, Seismic Monitoring Services (SMS).


David Shorey joined Nanometrics in 2014 as Vice President of the Oil and Gas Division, with a focus  on providing turn-key seismic networks and services for induced seismicity monitoring and hydraulic fracture imaging. With his extensive experience in the energy services sector, building and managing sales, business development and field operations teams, Dave has been instrumental in building the Oil and Gas division from an early growth stage to today’s well-established SMS division. Dave will now turn his attention to leading the Seismology division. 


“I am thrilled that David is taking on this new role at Nanometrics and look forward to working with him as we continue to expand in this core market segment,” said Neil Spriggs, CEO.


“The Seismology division is well established and we’ve had a very successful year,” said David Shorey, “ I’m looking forward to expanding my role in the company and collaborating with Neil on the vision and direction of the Seismology division.”

In the Seismic Monitoring Services division, Dario Baturan will be taking on the Vice President, role. Dario has been with Nanometrics since 2003 in progressively senior capacities, most recently as the Director of Technical Operations for the SMS division, Dario identified, developed and implemented the most client-focused and cutting-edge monitoring solutions available. In his new role, he will continue to lead a diverse group in scientific research, geophysical data analysis, network operations and field operations to continue to grow and develop the SMS division.


“Nanometrics is continually evolving our specialized science services offering,” said Dario Baturan, “We will use our leading edge science and engineering research, with the latest advancements in geophysics and machine learning, to develop new and more effective ways to help our customers achieve their objectives.” 


“Dario has established impressive credibility as a business-savvy technical expert within the petroleum industry,” said Neil Spriggs, CEO. “and his technical knowledge of the potential applications for our Seismic Monitoring Services is key to identifying opportunities for further grow in the SMS division.”

David ShoreyDavid Shorey

David Shorey has over 30 years experience, 25 of those at Baker Hughes, in the energy services industry with a career that includes senior management roles in operations and business development. He holds a bachelor's degree in Geology, an MBA and post-graduate qualifications in operations, project management, quality control and reliability design. 


DDario Baturanario Baturan

Dario Baturan has led mission-critical seismic monitoring projects worldwide and has worked closely with academic researchers, governments, the United Nations and oil and gas operators. In addition to leading technical and business operations, he has a wealth of expertise ranging from seismic network design, deployment, operations and data outcomes. Dario has a B.Eng. in Computer Systems Engineering from Carleton University.


Nanometrics - Seismic Monitoring Solutions

Nanometrics is an award winning company providing monitoring solutions and equipment for studying man-made and natural seismicity. Headquartered in Kanata, Ontario, with offices and representatives world-wide, Nanometrics has over 30 years’ experience, delivering solutions to customers across the globe. Our real-time and portable seismic systems are utilized by the world’s leading scientific institutions, universities and major corporations. Our pedigree is founded on precision instrumentation, network technology and software applications for seismological and environmental research. We specialize in collecting and analyzing critical real time data for global, regional and local seismic networks. We deliver world-class network design, installation and training services throughout the globe in a safety conscious environment.

Nanometrics Seismic Monitoring Services - custom solutions tailored to your monitoring objectives. 

Nanometrics is a market leader in passive seismic monitoring and passive frac imaging for the energy production sector. As one of the world’s largest seismic network operators, we offer proven network design methodology, station deployment and network maintenance capabilities and extensive in-house data processing and analysis experience… everything to expertly and cost-effectively meet all your monitoring needs, including compliance with the latest regulatory requirements, so you can focus on your core business.