Mr. Duval brings to IPS 30 years of oilfield experience throughout NE British Columbia, Alberta, and Montana in various management and leadership roles. Mr. Duval helped facilitate the growth of Phoenix Dataline Ltd., in which he was a shareholder. Mr. Duval has been with IPS at a senior management level since the inception in 1999 and has played a significant role in the development of the integrated concept of which IPS offers.
Mr. Hassel a native Calgarian, brings to IPS his CPA and over 23 years of financial experience focused on the energy services sector. He started his accounting career with KPMG auditing & providing financial services to the energy sector. Prior to joining IPS in 2002, Mr. Hassel worked internationally for Fracmaster in Russia as their Divisional CFO.
Russ Hayden began his oilfield career with Phoenix Dataline out of High Level, AB in 1994. He worked in various areas of wireline throughout his career, and in 2000 was promoted to HS&E Coordinator. After excelling for a number of years in this role, he was appointed HS&E Manager in 2006. Whether by setting standards through internal forums and initiatives, or committees within PSAC and various government departments, Russ is very active in the industry. Always ready to listen and commit to safety, Russ is a great addition to the IPS team.