Packers Plus Energy Services Inc.

Over a Decade of Innovation

Packers Plus remains an industry leader in designing and manufacturing completion solutions.

Packers Plus provides solutions for technically challenging applications in horizontal, vertical, multi-lateral and high pressure / high temperature (HPHT) wells. We deliver innovative high-value completion technology solutions that work the first time.

Meet our leadership team

Packers Plus Co-Founders

Dan Themig

Dan Themig is the Co-Founder, CEO & CTO of Packers Plus Energy Services Inc.

Dan prototyped technologies that revolutionized the oil and gas industry and enabled producers to economically access reserves in unconventional plays.

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Peter Krabben

Peter Krabben is the Co-Founder and Director of Packers Plus Energy Services Inc.

Peter is the Co-Founder and has held the Director position for the past 16 years.

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Ken Paltzat

Ken Paltzat is the Co-Founder and Director of Plus Energy Services Inc.

Ken brings over 30 years of operational experience to Packers Plus and has helped establish a culture of operational excellence at the company.

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Senior Leadership

Ian Bryant

Ian is the President.

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Tracey Beaudoin

Tracey is the General Counsel.

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JJ Giraldi

JJ is the Chief Financial Officer.

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Marlon Leggott

Marlon is the Chief Production Officer.

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Regional General Managers

Erin Scott

Erin Scott is the Regional General Manager for Canada.

Jim Foster

Jim Foster is the Regional General Manager for the Latin America & the US.

Stuart Wilson

Stuart Wilson is the Regional General Manager for the Middle East & North African regions.

Leading-edge innovations in completion technologies

Packers Plus provides solutions for technically challenging applications in horizontal, vertical, multi-lateral and high pressure / high temperature (HPHT) wells. We deliver innovative high-value completion technology solutions that work (the first time).

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Quick glance at our systems & solutions

New Technologies

Diffusor System

Cemented Ball-drop Completions

The Diffusorsystem is specially designed to provide the operational efficiency of ball-drop completion technology in cemented wells.

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ePLUS Retina Monitoring System

Combining Electronics and Reliability

The ePLUS™ Retina™ monitoring system is an innovative solution that verifies downhole events.

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QuickFRAC Cemented System

Limited Entry Ball-Drop Completions

The QuickFRAC® system is a limited entry, cemented multi-stage completion system used to selectively stimulate multiple entry points with one treatment.

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Open Hole

StackFRAC HD System

Multi-stage Completions

The Packers Plus StackFRAC® HD multistage completion systems are designed for open and cased hole stimulation in unconventional tight oil and gas formations.

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QuickFRAC Batch Stimulation System

Limited Entry Ball Drop Completions

The Packers Plus QuickFRAC® system is an open hole, multistage completion system which uses limited entry to selectively stimulate multiple stages with one treatment from surface.

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RapidMATRIX Limited Entry System

Limited Entry Ball Drop Completions

Packers Plus RapidMATRIX® multistage completion systems are specifically designed for effective acid stimulation

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StackFRAC Slimhole System

Restimulation & Well Recovery

The Packers Plus StackFRAC® HD Slimhole system is specially designed with a smaller liner outside diameter (OD), enabling operators to re-enter vertical or horizontal wells.

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SwellPLUS Packer

Swellable Zonal Isolation

The Packers Plus SwellPLUS™ packers provide an economical solution for achieving annular isolation in multistage completion systems.

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Cemented Liner

SF Cementor Stage Collar

Cementing Tool for Monobore Completions

The Packers Plus StackFRAC (SF) Cementor™ stage collar is designed to be opened and closed without the use of a wiper plug or dart.

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Diffusor System

Cemented Ball-drop Completions

The Diffusorsystem is specially designed to provide the operational efficiency of ball-drop completion technology in cemented wells.

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High Pressure/High Temperature

Inferno System

Extreme High Temperature Completions

The Inferno™ system leverages the best of Packers Plus innovation to service the geothermal market and distinguishes Packers Plus as the “go-to” solutions company for complex completions.

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Titanium XV System

High Pressure/ High Temperature Multi-stage Completions

Packers Plus StackFRAC® Titanium® XV systems are designed for open and cased hole, multistage stimulation in wells where differential pressures exceed 10,000 psi (69 MPa) and extreme bottom hole temperatures can be encountered.

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Quality and Reliability that is second-to-none in the oil and gas industry

Packers Plus has a fully integrated quality assurance and quality control process that begins at the design stage and follows each tool through manufacturing, assembly, testing, shipping and installation. Automation and robotics are incorporated into our proven process to ensure consistency and repeatability of key criteria in each step as we design, develop and manufacture our patented tools and systems.

The combination of our barcode system and document management software creates a tracking system that is second-to-none within the oil and gas service industry. As a commitment to quality and meeting stringent standards, Packers Plus achieved ISO 9001 certification for our manufacturing operations and our engineering research and design process at our manufacturing centers in both Edmonton, Alberta and Houston, Texas.

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2016 - Best Service Company in Canada, Alberta Oil
2015 - World OIl Awards: Best Visualization & Collaboration
2015 - E&P Special Meritorious Award for Engineering Innovation: Inferno System
2015 - Finalist, Alberta's Best Workplaces: Alberta Venture Magazine
2014, 2015 - Oil and Gas Awards: Best Completions Technology
2014 - Technology Stars: New Technology Magazine
2014 - Top Innovators Award: TechRev, Innovate Calgary
2013 - Top Projects Award, Industrial Under $50Million: Alberta Construction Magazine
2013 - Alberta's Top 25 Innovative Companies: Alberta Venture Magazine
2010 - Dan Themig: Business in Calgary Leaders of Tomorrow
2010 - Dan Themig: Sproule Innovation and Achievement Award
2010 - Dan Themig: SPE Meritorious Engineering Award
2009 - OIlweek Supplier of the Year
2009 - Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year: Prairies Region & Canada

Contact Our Team

Tess MacLeod, Manager, Marketing & Communications
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc.
Phone: +1(403) 234-6011
Email: tess.macleod@packersplus.com