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Deep experience at smoothly delivering success for all projects.

Eric Diggins - Frontier Project Solutions

Eric Diggins, P.Eng.

Director – Integrated Projects
35 Years Experience in Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

Eric has a passion for and extensive knowledge in lifecycle development and execution of wells and field facilities. He has demonstrated success in leading dedicated teams and implementing Continuous Improvement principles to deliver projects with budgets in excess of $ 500 MM that achieve best in class safety, cost, and schedule which operate as designed.

Eric has held various operational, technical and management positions accountable for onshore and offshore projects in various basins throughout the world including Canada (east coast offshore and the western sedimentary basin), SE Asia, UK North Sea, West Africa, South America, and the Middle East.

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Kent Devlin, P.Eng., MBA

Director – Asset Integrity
35 Years Oil and Gas Service Industry

Kent has held senior management and executive positions with several O&G Service Providers where he has successfully helped build many businesses with an emphasis on superior customer and service delivery excellence. He has had direct P&L responsibility for businesses generating several hundred million in revenues and over 350 employees.

Kent has an in-depth knowledge of drilling & completions operations with direct downhole wireline, completion tool, and directional drilling well experience. In addition to his extensive experience in Canada, Kent has considerable experience throughout the US (Permian, Gulf Coast, Rockies, & Bakken) and around the world.

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Dave Brown, P.Eng.

Director – Subsurface
38 years E&P and Service Industry

Dave is a highly experienced Professional Engineer specializing in well construction (drilling, completions and stimulation/fracking). Dave has held senior management positions with E&P producer organizations where he managed capital budgets up to $1 billion CDN and staff levels greater than 300. Dave has also held executive level positions with E&P service provider organizations where he led divisions and held P&L accountability.

Dave has demonstrated success throughout his career by directing teams towards the development of continuous improvement processes and activities using data analytics in the areas of safety, engineering/planning, technology and operations. In addition to his experience in Canada, Dave also has considerable international experience in a broad range of locations including SE Asia, Eastern Europe, Russia, US, Mexico and Latin/South America.


Brad Muir

Brad Muir

Senior Advisor

Brad has over 36 years in oil & gas exploration & production owner organizations. He has been involved in major offshore and onshore basins in over 30 countries. Areas of responsibility have ranged from wellsite supervision, well planning, and operations superintendent through various management and executive management across roles all aspects of well construction, operations, and decommissioning and abandonments. Well types have included HPHT, ultra-deep, and critical sour (+50% H2S) from conventional land and heli-rigs, jack-ups, platform, semi-submersibles (including moored and DP), and drillships.

He is bilingual (Spanish and English) and has a proven track record for developing high performance well planning and operations teams that carefully manage major accident / hazard risks across a broad spectrum of project types, companies, and cultures.

Mark Soper

Mark Soper, P.Tech.(Eng.)

Abandonment Project Manager

Mark has over 40 years of experience in operations and oilfield engineering. His experience ranges from Western Canada to Ontario, and overseas in Indonesia. He has held various roles within E&P companies including abandonment coordinator, conventional asset optimization lead, operations engineer, drilling and completions technologist and area superintendent offshore.

His extensive experience with production optimization, workovers and abandonments has delivered outstanding results. Mark is a Professional Engineering Technologist registered with the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta.

Arugha Wilkie, P.Eng.

Project Manager

Arugha graduated from the University of Waterloo, Ontario with a BSC Eng. degree in Chemical Engineering. He is a professional engineer (P.Eng) with over ten years of well engineering experience. He started his Well Engineering career with Shell Canada in 2009 as a Completions and Well Interventions Engineer where he successfully led the completion and production optimization of 80+ wells in heavy oil (thermal and cold) and the abandonment or suspension of 40+ wells, primarily in deep sour gas plays. For these projects, he held a combination of office-based well planning, on-call operations engineering and wellsite supervisory roles.

After leaving Shell in 2016, he has provided consultancy services on well abandonment and suspension programs to various clients. Aside from the abandonment projects he currently manages at Frontier, Arugha is also a Senior Well Abandonment Engineering Consultant to the Government of the Northwest Territories Regulatory Body (OROGO) providing technical expertise and advice in various categories of oil & gas Regulatory Services.

Glenn Schiffner

Glenn Schiffner, P. TECH.

Project Manager

Glenn has over 35 years of experience in operations and engineering in the Oil and Gas Industry. His experience ranges with both oil and gas sweet/sour operations from W3 to W6 areas.

He has extensive experience in production, workovers, abandonments and completions in both engineering and operations. Glenn has been involved with facility designs and implementation, as well as successful oil/gas well and facility optimization. Glenn has been recognized throughout his career by his management/peers of his dedication to commitment to high performance, team work and safety.

Vi Giang

Vi Giang, P. Eng.

Drilling Engineer

Vi is a dedicated Drilling Engineer with over 15 years of industry experience within engineering and E&P Companies. He is known as a specialist in H2S Release Rate and Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) determinations.

Vi has held various positions within drilling engineering across the globe including Western Canada, the United States, and Norway.

Dan MacLeod


Technical Specialist, Drilling Engineering & Planning

Dan has 30 years of exploration and drilling experience, including involvement in work with a major service provider and with multiple large E&P companies. His experience and seismic background have resulted in a very strong understanding of geomechanics, which he has used in all facets of his design work.

His well planning experience has included working in various offshore and onshore basins throughout Western Canada, Hibernia, Yemen, Kurdistan, and Africa.