Brooks Range Petroleum Company (“BRPC”)

Project Operators

  • BRPC - Operator of the Mustang field and the other leaseholds
  • Formed in 2005 & based in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Experienced management team, average 27 years’ experience in Alaska with BP, ConocoPhillips, ARCO, Union Texas and Amoco
  • Responsible for managing the planned development of Mustang including drilling and production facility construction
  • BRPC is responsible for accounting and submisission of all tax rebate applications on behalf of the WIO and the Mustang production facility financing providers
  • BPRC has in the past successfully applied for and received USD$90m of tax rebates from
  • the State of Alaska
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Bart Armfield - Chief Executive Officer

  • 30 years of hands-on field leadership
  • Experience includes exploration and development drilling support, field development, processing, and fabrication and installation of facilities on Alaska North Slope (“NS”)

Larry Vendl - VP Exploration

  • 33 years industry experience 25 years in Alaska
  • Geologist for BP, worked extensively throughout NS
  • In-depth understanding of NS geology, exploration, new developments, field operations and drilling

Mark Wiggin - VP Engineering & Development

  • 30 years of oil and gas experience in the Alaska oil industry
  • Expertise includes facility planning, production, reservoir, new ventures exploration engineering, and project engineering and management.
  • NS experience includes facility engineering, production & operations engineering, field start-up and commissioning lead for multiple new NS oilfields.