November 28, 2011 – Commerce City, CO – Bryan Barton has been appointed to
the new position of Product Support and Training Specialist – Underground Rock
Excavation (URE) for Atlas Copco, effective October 17. In his new role, Barton will
report directly to Alec Tyrrell, Central Services Manager.
Barton has been with Atlas Copco since 2007 as a field service technician. Prior to
joining Atlas Copco he worked as a master mechanic for a heavy civil construction
contractor. He has also served in the United States Coast Guard as a mechanic.
Barton will be responsible for providing professional operator and maintenance
training to distributors and customers nationwide. His focus will be on products in the
underground mining portfolio, including mine trucks, scoops and underground drill
“Bryan’s expertise in this industry will enable him to further develop the operational and
maintenance skills of both customers and Atlas Copco staff,” said Tyrell.
Barton will continue to work out of his northern Idaho office.