Leadership

Patrick Raney

Patrick Raney, PE – President

Based in Colorado, Patrick possesses 20+ years of Project Management, Electrical, Instrument, and Automation Engineering background most heavily focused within the domestic and international Energy markets with project portfolios including on and offshore oil & gas facilities (Gas processing, single/multi-phase gathering, NGL and crude storage/stabilization, multi-well pads, single well caissons, TLP, FPO, Floating hull), commodity transfer via truck, rail, and ship transloading, utility scale Solar, Wind and energy storage systems with considerable experience in passenger vehicle, hydrogen fuel cell and battery electric bus charging networks. Patrick holds a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern Methodist University, is a Registered Engineer in multiple states, and maintains an active NCEES record.

Bernie LaFleur

Bernie LaFleur, PE – Manager of Engineering

Based in Colorado, Bernie Lafleur leads Spartan’s Engineering & Design Teams. He has 30 years of Oil and Gas, Aerospace, and solution mining experience in project management, engineering, equipment specification and technical leadership.

Bernie’s expertise is in upstream and midstream facilities including pipelines, compressor and pump stations, well pads, and processing facilities. His responsibilities have included Mechanical & Piping Engineering Manager, commercial & technical quality assurance, project scoping, project execution, estimating and schedule development.

Bernie holds a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wyoming, a M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Denver, and is a Registered Professional Engineer in multiple states with an active NCEES Record.