About Us

Our personnel continually strive to meet new standards for our client’s satisfaction through proficient professional services and cost efficient practices. We continue to meet our goals by maintaining a staff who shares the Datanet Engineering philosophy that has established an exceptional reputation for quality.

Datanet’s Professional Staff

John V. Cignatta, PhD, PE
Vice President/Principal Engineer
jcignatta@datanetengineering.com

John is the Senior Corrosion Engineer on staff with multiple accreditations and a wealth of knowledge relating to real world problems. John has provided expert witness testimonies in courtroom trials for insurance companies, private clients and government agencies. He manages and directs engineering assignments including fuel system, design, compliance, failure analysis, corrosion and environmental projects. John continues to write and teach the certified AST inspector course for the Steel Tank Institute and MDE UST Inspector courses. Certifications include: NACE Corrosion Specialist, NACE Cathodic Protection Specialist, API 653 Inspector, and STI – AST Instructor.

Andrew Cignatta
President

acignatta@datanetengineering.com

Andrew is a Project Manager with more than 10 years experience evaluating failing coatings and oversees all fuel systems projects and UST/AST inspections performed by Datanet. He also directs all day-to-day proceedings involved with the Datanet Engineering general office. Certifications include: NACE Corrosion Technician, STI – AST Inspector, MDE UST Installer/Remover.

Thomas Gibb
Project Manager
tgibb@datanetengineering.com

Tom has been with Datanet for 25 years. He is our Technical Manager relating to all electrical engineering, Cathodic Protection Systems and utility locating issues. Certifications include: NACE Certified Corrosion Technologist, STI – AST Inspector, MDE UST Installer, Certified ASNT SNT-TC-1A Ultrasonic Technician.

Suzanne Powers
Office Manager/Director of Training
spowers@datanetengineering.com

Suzanne has come to Datanet with over 20 years of experience running the front offices of other companies. She manages our AR/AP, Human Resources and also is our Director of Training.