Our Team

Kyle Luc


Kyle started his career in the oil industry in 2003. After working his way up over the years into various management positions he decided to start BlackRhino in September 2017. Having a background in oilfield construction and industrial insulation gave Kyle the skills he needed to start his own company. Kyle and his wife have 2 children, and reside in Estevan, SK. In his spare time, Kyle is an avid golfer, enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.

James Alarie


With over 20 years experience in the oil and gas industry, James brings a wealth of knowledge to BlackRhino Industries. After joining the team in February 2018, James became a partner in the company in the summer of 2018. James is single and makes his home in Estevan, SK. In his spare time, James enjoys golfing, traveling and sledding.

Nick Trites

Operations Manager

Nick was one of the very first employees at BlackRhino Industries. From the very start he was instrumental in the growth of the company through his hard work and dedication in the field. Nick currently looks after all the manpower for the company in Alberta and British Columbia. Nick and his wife reside in Drayton Valley, AB. In his spare time, Nick enjoys trips to the mountains to go sledding, golfing competitively, and playing hockey.