Clayton Byrt has over 35 years of experience in the rig business. He holds a Journeyman Water Well Driller’s Certificate and was a Partner / Manager of Stan Byrt & Sons Ltd., a family-owned Water Well and Geophysical drilling business until 1994. He then moved into the oil and gas industry with Taurus Well Servicing and helped to grow the company to 9 service rigs operating along the Alberta / Saskatchewan border from Bonnyville to Kindersley. In 2001 he moved to Slave Lake as the District Manager of Bonus Well Servicing which was later bought out by Nabors. He stayed on as a Manager with Nabors Production Services in Slave Lake and Grande Prairie until 2014. At that time, Mr. Burt took an opportunity to move back to his roots in Eastern Alberta and joined Pimee Well Servicing L.P. as CEO. Pimee was formed in 1984 and is owned by 6 local Indigenous Communities. It provides workover, completion, abandonment and other support services to the major producers in the Heavy Oil projects of Northeastern Alberta. Mr. Byrt now lives near Bonnyville and is charged with growing the business and creating employment and opportunity to the ownership communities.
Empowering Indigenous Economies
Feb. 26-28, 2019
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
Treaty No. 7 Territory