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Bastian Solutions Hires Director of Middle East Operations

nmcclureJune 20, 2012 (Doha, Qatar) – Bastian Solutions (, has announced the promotion of Nathan McClure to Director of Middle East Operations to support the company’s growing business in Qatar and surrounding nations.

McClure will work to further establish Bastian’s presence in the Middle East and direct the company’s growth for a long-term commitment to the region. He will be based in Bastian’s Doha, Qatar office, which was established in late 2011.

In September 2010, McClure joined Bastian Solutions after 23 years with Panattoni Construction, Inc. He began his career with Bastian as Director of Construction Services, and he quickly moved up to a new role in international business development in October 2011.

Since then, McClure’s excellent work as Project Manager on the Sidra Medical and Research Center project, as well as his professionalism and proven leadership skills, made him the best candidate for the role of Director of Middle East Operations.

"I look forward to the challenges and opportunities that come along with working and living in a new environment and culture," said McClure. "I believe we are well positioned to succeed in this part of the world."

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About Bastian Solutions
Bastian Solutions, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, is one of the largest independent material handling system integrators in the world. Founded in 1952, Bastian has established itself as an innovator in the field of material handling automation, supply chain software, industrial controls, and robotics. The company includes 16 domestic offices as well as 6 international offices in Canada, India, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Australia, and Qatar. For more information, visit