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Calgary, AB – April 25, 2023

Scovan Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelly Mantei as the Vice President of Operations, effective April 24, 2023. In this position, Kelly will oversee the engineering, fabrication, and manufacturing functions of Scovan’s unified operations as we remain steadfast in our mission to execute emerging energy projects in Western Canada.

Kelly is a professional engineer with over 30 years of experience in operations and engineering in Alberta. As the Senior Vice President of Manufacturing at NEXT Compression, Kelly was responsible for the entire manufacturing process’s safe and effective management, including after-sale engineering, design, production, scheduling, and quality control. Previously, he served as the President of Spectrum Process Systems Inc. (now Opsco Process) and Vice President of Bidell Gas Compression. Kelly is passionate about efficiency and process improvement, especially through innovation. He is a proven leader who uses his vast expertise in business, management, sales, customer service, and safety to complement his strong engineering background, work ethic, and unwavering dedication to continuous learning.

Donovan Nielsen, President of Scovan, expressed his excitement about Kelly’s designation as the Vice President of Operations. “We are thrilled to be bringing someone of Kelly’s calibre into the role of VP Operations at Scovan. Kelly’s well-rounded experience in the energy industry, and his depth of experience in manufacturing, is important for Scovan as we look to take the next step in our journey and delivering on our Purpose of A New Energy.”

“I couldn’t be more excited to be the newest member of the Scovan leadership team! It’s an amazing opportunity to be a part of one of Western Canada’s fastest growing EPFC firms dedicated to delivering exceptional customer results through efficiency, innovation, and “disruption for the better”.” Adds Kelly, of the new role. 

About Scovan:

Scovan is a cutting-edge EPFC firm that provides innovative, sustainable services for energy sector projects. Our proven track record, unique approach and turnkey offerings allow us to provide end-to-end solutions, from piloting to full-scale commercial development. Combining past experience, present opportunities, and future vision, we create long-term value for clients. Scovan is your trusted partner, providing you with the confidence and certainty needed for successful developments — A New Energy.

Questions or Inquiries:

Donovan Nielsen, President
(403) 969-2231
[email protected]

Andy Farrow, CFO
(403) 352-5243
[email protected]