BASE Leadership Team
Co-Founder and CEO
Mr. Tetreau’s keen eye for detail and years of industry knowledge and experience have defined him as a prevailing leader in his field.
Mr. Gemoto’s extensive experience with full lifecycle challenges of a wide range of facilities is reinforced with impeccable integrity down to minute detail assessment.
Senior VP of Shared Services and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Senior brings his wealth of international experience and resources within multiple industries to oversee projects and manage full lifecycle delivery of Base Services.
Mr. Tetreau is Co-Founder and CEO of Base Concepts Consulting Inc. (Base) which is a multi-discipline Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Management (EPCM) firm in Calgary. Mr. Tetreau brings twenty-five years of experience managing, designing, constructing, inspecting/auditing and commissioning operating gas processing and oil refining plants, natural gas compression facilities, oil sands facility, oil batteries, power generating facilities and various oil and gas pipelines. Building on an education as an Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls Professional Engineering Technologist in Calgary with honors and a working scholarship, he has been trained and certified to execute the highest international standards. Base has worked with many of the industry leaders in Oil & Gas production both at home and abroad. The combination of work as Engineering Director, Project Manager & Construction Manager has given him a multi-faceted understanding of the requirements to bring a project to fulfillment. Mr. Tetreau’s broad experience has been developed by delivering projects through corporate and independent design offices, with extensive field work and direct line responsibility. His keen eye for detail and years of industry knowledge and experience have defined him as a prevailing leader in his field.
Mr. Gemoto is Co-Founder and Operations Director of Base, which is a multi-discipline Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Management (EPCM) firm in Calgary. He is an Internationally qualified Drafting Design Lead with over thirty years of knowledge & experience in complex facility design and is proficient in all discipline areas of Civil, Process, Mechanical, Electrical and Controls. With his formal education and training in Calgary, primarily in the Oil & Gas sector, he has expanded his knowledge base and is highly accomplished in a wide range of design & drafting projects. He was instrumental in setting up our subsidiary Base Concepts Consulting office in the Philippines and oversaw all production from this location as well as the main Calgary office simultaneously. Mr. Gemoto’s extensive experience with full lifecycle challenges of oil & gas, power generation, distribution and pipeline facilities is reinforced with impeccable integrity down to minute detail assessments. His expertise in Design Drafting has been demonstrated in the creation of numerous electrical and control systems, not to mention the quick turnaround of projects with diverse requirements and unrelenting deadlines. Mr. Gemoto has innovated many database driven design techniques and technologies that have streamline operating processes and decreased budget impact. His determination to get projects out on time and on budget are legendary. Mr. Gemoto has well rounded experience in all aspects of facility design and operations, which translates into drafting designs that improve performance and functionality.
Mr. Senior is the Senior VP of Shared Services as well as the Chief Investment Officer with Base. Ernest is a career Professional Engineer with 30+ years’ experience in the development, execution and control of engineering, energy sector and technology projects, management methods, project and product life cycles and energy feasibility studies. By nature he is client focused and collaborative, diversely experienced and proven in multiple domain industries including Pipeline (Oil, Gas, Water, Modeling, Leak Detection, Engineering), industrial facilities (SAGD, Gas, Oil, Power Generation, Transmission, Nuclear), SCADA/Automation (ARAMCO, EXXON, Con ED, SAIT Instructor) and leading the implementation of Project Management Offices and large-scale projects for best practice EPCM delivery. He is highly experienced in the design and development of Corporate Transformations, Financial Models and Executive Project Management Office capabilities including Project Assurance and Control, Cost Engineering, Completion Certification, Project Rescue and leading organizational project/management standards & tools development. Mr. Senior brings his wealth of experience and resources from multiple industries and international experiences to oversee full lifecycle delivery of Base Services from conceptualization to proposal, design, implementation and closeout.