Applied Petroleum Engineering Expertise

Douglas MacLellan, P. Eng.

Professional Experience and Responsibilities:

Mr. MacLellan has over 30 years of experience in oil and gas.  Over his carrier, he has worked in various positions from junior engineer up to and including President, COO and CEO of public companies.  His experience and expertise span Canada and the United States, with focus in the Engineering and Production sectors of the business.

He is a Professional Engineer with a background in:
    - Production
    - Reservoir and Economic Evaluation in Gas
    - Conventional Oil and Oil Sands (in situ and mineable)
    - Drilling and Facility

He has gained executive experience in developing and carrying out the financing of a start-up public company, establishing field operations overseas, as well as managing a heavy oil and an oil sands group with a major oil company.  Mr. MacLellan has successfully managed international negotiations, communications with an array of senior government officials here in Canada and abroad.  His managerial experience has been gained through coordinating and directing the initiation, development and growth of a major petroleum project and his practical engineering experience has been developed in applying technological advances in horizontal drilling to field success. 

He has also demonstrated his public skills through active involvement in the:
    - CPA (Canadian Petroleum Association- now CAPP)
    - CHOA (Canadian Heavy Oil Association)
    - ACR (Alberta Chamber of Resources)
    - Oil Sands Task Force.

Post-Secondary Education:

University of Saskatchewan - B. Sc., Chemical Engineering

Professional Organizations and Associations:

The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) - Member

Society of Petroleum Engineers International - Member


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