The foundation of Keystone’s success is formed by our team of talented and industrious professionals. We pride ourselves with providing our clients with the highest quality engineering design, drafting and technical support services. Our diverse team of experienced employees are dedicated in supporting a multi-disciplined line of technical services in the Oil & Gas industry. Our team takes great pride in effectively executing projects that are high quality, cost effective and completed in a safe and timely manner.
BRIAN HAKSTOL, P.Eng.
General Manager – Keystone Field Engineering Inc.
Brian graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Petroleum Engineering. His career spans twenty five years in engineering and supervisory roles within the oil and gas industry. Over this time, Brian has worked in and managed multi-disciplinary teams that involved reservoir engineering, geosciences, drilling, completions, operations and facilities design/construction. This experience allowed Brian to acquire a diverse skillset that is available for the benefit of Keystone’s clients. Brian’s key responsibilities at Keystone are general management of the company, engineering/technical guidance on projects and business development
General Manager – Keystone Production Services Inc & Keystone Field Engineering Inc.
Mark’s career spans over twenty years within production operations and project management. He is responsible for day to day operations, project management, field scoping, client interaction, and identification of client service needs. He provides his expertise in operational performance, strong ability to see options, practical problem solving, and change management process. Strong planning and organization ability to generate win-win results for Keystone and their Clients, make him a very effective leader at Keystone.
KIMBERLEY WIRCH, B.Sc.Env.
Senior Piping Design Tech and Environmental
Kimberley holds a dual role as a Senior Piping Design Tech and Environmental Tech. She graduated from the University of Alberta with a Degree in Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Conservation Science in 1989. In addition, Kimberley has formal certification through NAIT in computerized design and drafting. Her career at Keystone spans over 19 years involved in environmental site assessment and piping design projects. Kimberley’s area of expertise is piping design using AutoCAD/ProCAD drafting software, site environmental assessments and reclamations.
THOMAS A.(ALLAN) TURTON P.Eng.
Al has forty years petroleum industry experience in operations, technical, supervisory and management functions for domestic and international projects This experience includes process optimization, troubleshooting and on-site engineering support. Al owned and operated RMH Engineering (Rocky) Ltd. for eleven years, until it was acquired by Keystone in September of 2016.
Responsible for AutoCAD drafting support to oil and gas and construction projects, piping design, fabrication drawings and construction drawings. With over 10 years of experience at Keystone, Ken provides his expertise in PFD, P&ID, ISO and Ortho drawings; plot plans; electrical schematics; as-built P&ID’s; and piping design for new facilities and equipment tie-in for existing facilities.
Responsible for technical and drafting support for oil and gas projects. Curtis graduated from SAIT with a Petroleum Engineering Technology Diploma. Curtis also holds a Diploma in Business Administration and has worked within several industries before joining Keystone to further his career within the petroleum engineering industry.
Project Manager - Oil & Gas Division
Justin’s career spans over 13 years within the oil and gas industry. He has experience with a wide range of construction projects which vary from single well tie-ins to larger scale oil and gas facilities. Justin’s abilities and experience range from design, cost estimation, construction supervision, through to commissioning and start-up of the facility. Justin has proven abilities for troubleshooting and has demonstrated a high degree of initiative and good judgment, as well as excellent organizational and project management skills.
Operations Administration Manager
Responsible for Accounting, Human Resources, IT Systems, Facilities Management and Safety. Dean is a graduate of Business Administration (NAIT) and holds dual majors in Accounting & Finance and Human Resources. He also holds a Diploma in Business Communications majoring in IT Systems. Dean brings to Keystone, an extensive, diverse business background that span over 30 years in the HR, accounting and business fields.
ALEK KRIEGER, EIT
Junior Project Manager
Alek graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Petroleum Engineering from the U of A in April 2018 and is a registered EIT with APEGA. Alek joined Keystone on a permanent basis as a Junior Project Manager in February 2019. Previously, he worked in various technical roles in Keystone’s Oil and Gas Team during summer and contract work terms. In addition to Alek’s strong technical abilities, approximately eight years of field experience as a Contract Relief Field Operator makes him a great fit for Keystone’s practical design approach to projects.
Responsible for providing administration support for technical staff, support to the Operations Administration Manager & General Managers, coordinating the COR Safety Program, promotional support, maintaining positive customer relations and managing office activities. Katrina's administrative career spans over 4 years and brings a high degree of competency in computers, customer service and office administration.