Mr. Burchardt moved from Norway to earn a BS in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Wyoming in 1977.
Following employment with Exxon and Anadarko in Louisiana, Kansas and Colorado as a senior reservoir and production engineer, he founded Norstar Petroleum Inc. in 1989.
experience at the time included onshore and offshore reservoir and operational experience in oil and gas properties, water-flooding, CO2, polymer, chemical flooding and joint operations.
has been responsible for the consistent growth of the company throughout the many business cycles.
Mr. Burchardt is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Colorado, and has been a long-term volunteer Board Member of the Denver Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.