The principal of Introspec Energy Group Inc. is R.P.(Pete) Singbeil, P. Eng.
Pete was born and raised in Calgary and so was destined to be part of the oil and gas industry. He holds a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering (1989 Coop) from the University of Alberta and a diploma of technology in Civil Engineering (1984 with distinction) from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology.
Pete started in the business in a practical setting by working summers and work terms in oilfields across Alberta. Upon graduation he started his career and extensive training at Imperial Oil (Esso) and has worked at major oil and gas companies to small startups. He was a officer of Sound Energy Trust in the postion if VP Production which sold in 2007. As a result, he has a diverse experience and network.
Pete has implemented and provided expert surveillance of secondary recovery projects. He has also been a key technical and business strategist in both technical and executive roles in several operating companies in gas, oil and unconventional reservoirs. Consequently, these skills are an excellent fit for adding value to clients. He has also worked on producing assets in diverse settings such as the Canadian arctic, winter access only areas, first nations, and environmentally sensitive areas.
Pete currently chairs the SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Production Optimization Special Interest Group. He is also active on the SPE monograph committee for Unconventional Gas and Tight Oil. Over a decade ago, he was instrumental in the formation of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) Committee for Well Testing. He has served as a Director of the Petroleum Society(now SPE) and was awarded an Outstanding service award in 2005 by that organization.
He is currently registered as a Professional Engineer with the Alberta Professional Engineers, Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). He is also a member the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) which merged with The Petroleum Society in 2008.
Pete has volunteered for Scouts Canada for the 77th Riverbend Scouting group and attended the 2011 22nd World Scouting Jamboreee in Sweden. He enjoys all seasons as an avid cyclist, and water/snow skier.