810 - 530 8th Ave S.W. Calgary, AB T2P 3S8

810 – 530 8th Ave S.W. Calgary, AB T2P 3S8
Phone: 403-930-0246

About Us

At Element, we pride ourselves on our people. We consider our seasoned, innovative, hand-picked team to be the best in the business. We are committed to continually improve and maintain a high level of excellence in order to meet and exceed our customers needs and expectations, led by an experienced management team and board of directors.

Our Elements of Success

Elements of our success include:

Ambition – purpose built equipment with in house software
Innovation – custom tailored services
Commitment – dedication to our customers through mapping and data collection
Respect – employees are our driving force

Management Team

Jason Nikish
P. Eng., President

Mr. Nikish is a professional Petroleum Engineer specialized in fracturing services. Within this niche area, his experience and expertise is wide ranging and diverse, delving into everything from strategic logistical planning, technical roles, field operations, equipment procurement and development to team management.

Ryan Birnie
VP Frac Operations

Mr. Birnie has specialized in well fracturing operations for over 15 years. Prior to founding Element, he was a well fracturing supervisor with a major industry player and additionally played a key role leading a successful well site frac supervision consultancy company.

Brendan Nelson
CA Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Nelson has 15 years of experience in oil and gas financial management. As a former auditor with Deloitte & Touche, he worked with numerous oilfield services clients before holding positions with international start-up companies including CFO of BCH Energy Services, In-Country Director (Brazil) of Canacol Energy Inc. and Controller of BrazAlta Resources Corp. Mr. Nelson joined Element during its inception phase, helping to facilitate its rapid growth and allowing him to design and oversee its innovative IT platform from the ground up.

Ben Nowell
VP Coil Operations

Mr. Nowell has extensive experience in the Coil Tubing completions and the well service segment of the industry, holding various positions in publicly traded and private service companies. Prior to joining Element in 2016, he was responsible for the sales, operations, safety, and equipment design for several large scale multi-well pad completion projects in Canada and the US.