Director & Vice Chairman


Mr. Jim O’Rourke graduated from the University of Calgary in 1989 with a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering. He became part of O’Rourke Engineering Ltd. as a Project Engineer until 1996 when he took on the role of Vice President of Operations. In 2001 Jim became President of O’Rourke Engineering Ltd, which has since been branding itself as OEL Projects Ltd.

Through OEL, Jim has worked on detailed design, construction management and start-up supervision of several sweet and sour gas processing facilities and pipeline systems, including sweet and sour oil and gas batteries, gas plants, compressor stations, and pipeline facilities. He also coordinated the regulatory and environmental aspects of these projects.

Currently his director’s role focuses on the corporate development and strategy of OEL Projects Ltd.