Energy Excellence Awards 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 Champions!

The 'Champion' series (below), along with the "Best of Nominees" editorial series (right), take a deeper dive into leading-edge technologies and great industry collaborations.

Champions Editorial Series

Project Execution Excellence

Listen to our podcasts announcing the champions in this category and a panel discussion on what makes these organizations stand out in relation to project and environmental performance, collaboration, unique technologies and corporate social responsibility.

Joining DOB editor Richard Macedo in discussion is Mark Brown, Vice President and General Manager of Fluor Canada, which is the Gold Sponsor of the Energy Excellence Awards, as well as Caralyn Bennett, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, GLJ Consultants.

Industry Accelerators – May 13
NGIF, ERA Named Energy Excellence Awards Co-Champions For Speeding Numerous Technology Innovations To Market

Oil & Gas – May 14
Velvet Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Eliminating Freshwater Usage In Gold Creek Fracking Operations

Oilsands – May 15
Greenfire Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Its Oilsands Resurrection From The Ashes Of Devastating Wildfire

Innovation & Technology Excellence

Listen to our podcasts announcing the champions in this category and a panel discussion on what makes organizations and technologies within this group stand out as it relates to productivity, savings in time, financial management, safety, and changes to environmental performance.

Leading the discussion is Wendy Ell, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Industry Development for Glacier Resource Innovation Group, which publishes the DOB. Joining her is Mark Guirguis, Account Manager with Spartan Controls, which is the Silver Sponsor of the Energy Excellence Awards, as well as Douglas Freel, Managing Director of Oilfield Service for ARC Financial Corporation.

Digital Oilfield – May 20
Precision Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Alpha Digital Suite

Drilling through Completions – May 21
Tourmaline Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Its Diesel Displacement Initiative

Production – May 22
GERI Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Its New Steam Generation Technology

Environmental Excellence

Listen to our podcasts announcing the champions in this category and a panel discussion on what makes organizations and technologies within this group stand out as it relates to lowering emissions, reducing freshwater use, and limiting surface disturbances.

Leading the discussion is Wendy Ell, director of strategic partnerships and industry development for Glacier Resource Innovation Group, which publishes the DOB. Joining her is Brian Van Vliet, with the environmental solutions division of Spartan Controls, Silver Sponsor of the EEAs; Morgan Rodwell, senior director of process technology for Fluor Canada, Gold Sponsor of the EEAs; as well as Jason Switzer, executive director of the Alberta Clean Technology Industry Alliance (ACTia).

Cleantech: Air – May 27
Eavor Named Energy Excellence Champion For Its Go-Anywhere Geothermal System

Cleantech: Land – May 28
Cenovus Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Paradigm Shift On Caribou Habitat Restoration

Cleantech: Water – May 29
Tourmaline Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Leadership In Reducing Fresh Water Use

Exporting Excellence

Listen to our podcasts announcing the champions of this category and a panel discussion on what makes the organizations within this group and their approaches to new market expansions true demonstrations of excellence. The panel also speaks to what businesses need to continue to do, or perhaps start to do, to ensure exporting excellence tomorrow.

Leading the discussion is Wendy Ell, director of strategic partnerships and industry development for Glacier Resource Innovation Group, which publishes the DOB. Joining her is Tim Hazlett, a global energy solutions leader; Bemal Mehta, senior vice-president of energy and mining intelligence with Glacier Resource Innovation Group; as well as David Nygaard, global trade director, energy at Export Development Canada (EDC).

Advanced Technologies – June 3
Interface Fluidics Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Technique That Shines New Light Into Reservoir Fluid Dynamics

Cleantech – June 4
Valence Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Flaring-To-Fueling Fix

Oilfield and Professional Services – June 5
Steelhaus Named Energy Excellence Awards Champion For Rapid Response Downhole Tool Delivery