Meet Our Global Team

Mark Bennett

Senior Designer, PCNO Managing Director

Tool, Jig and Die Maker (MERSETA), 1998; HiTech Certificate, Academy of Drafting, 2001

Mark joined Paterson & Cooke in 2008 as the drawing office manager for the Cape Town office. In 2020 Mark joined the Nordic office as a senior mechanical designer and is currently the Managing Director for the Nordic office based in Västerås, Sweden.

Mark completed his apprenticeship in 1998 with VW South Africa and qualified as a Tool, Jig, and Die Maker. He later studied to become a qualified draftsman at the Academy of Drafting in Cape Town where he obtained his HiTech Certificate.

Mark went on to join Filmatic Filling Machines as a mechanical designer where he was responsible for designing filling machines for the food industry.

During his time as drawing office manager, Mark managed numerous projects, key amongst these being the OCP long-distance pipeline (187 km - 36” pipeline), as well as several pilot plant designs and assisting with the construction of the plants.

Expertise: Mechanical Design, Mine Backfill, Slurry Pipeline Systems