Suncor Energy Inc. hopes to test whether adding carbon dioxide to steam injected into a SAGD reservoir would increase bitumen production due to CO2 solubility and a lower the steam/oil ratio (SOR).
March 4, 2015, 7:40 AM MST
Enbridge Inc. expects to file as early as today an application to the National Energy Board for leave to open its Line 9 reversal and capacity expansion project.
February 6, 2015, 10:51 AM MST
A new state-of-the art frac sand terminal near Rocky Mountain House will help meet the rising demand for frac sand necessary for hydraulic fracturing in Western Canada by early 2015.
November 28, 2014, 10:01 AM MST
Blackbird Energy Inc. says it has executed a strategic infrastructure memorandum of understanding with Mistral Energy Inc. to pursue the development of a gas gathering system and processing infrastructure in the Elmworth/Gold Creek area, which will serve Blackbird and other producers.
September 25, 2014, 11:46 AM MDT
Do you know of an exceptional construction project in the oil and gas sector within Alberta? If so, here’s your chance to see it recognized.
September 25, 2014, 6 AM MDT
ATCO Energy Solutions Ltd., in partnership with Petrogas Energy Corp., will develop four salt caverns with the capacity to store approximately 400,000 cubic metres of propane, butane and ethylene to provide the NGL market in Western Canada with a new alternative for hydrocarbon storage.
September 24, 2014, 9:25 AM MDT
KANATA Energy Group Ltd. has entered a definitive agreement with UGR Blair Creek Ltd. to construct and own processing infrastructure in the Daiber area of northeastern British Columbia.
September 23, 2014, 8:45 AM MDT
Construction is expected to begin in November on NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s $55-million Musreau Cutbank expansion project following recent National Energy Board approval.
September 9, 2014, 10:06 AM MDT
Fort Hills Energy L.P. has awarded Técnicas Reunidas, an international engineering company based in Madrid, Spain, a lump sum turnkey model contract worth approximately C$250 million for the cogeneration plant at the Fort Hills oilsands mining project.
September 4, 2014, 7:59 AM MDT
Alberta Enterprise Group will be forging partnerships with Atlantic Canadian business leaders in Calgary and Edmonton from Sept. 9-11.
September 2, 2014, 9:01 AM MDT
Gemini Corporation says it has finalized a contract with one of its key clients for the design and construction of a major oil rail loading facility in Western Canada.
September 2, 2014, 9:29 AM MDT
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. announced today that its 50-50 joint venture with Imperial Oil Limited has entered into additional firm take-or-pay agreements with strong, creditworthy oil company majors sufficient to allow a planned expansion project to move forward by adding incremental capacity of 110,000 bbls per day at the Edmonton Rail Terminal.
August 7, 2014, 11:13 AM MDT
FortisBC Energy Inc. has selected Bechtel Canada Co. as the contractor for its Tilbury LNG facility expansion project inDelta, B.C.
July 29, 2014, 7:22 AM MDT
Construction on TransCanada Corporation’s $800-million Northern Courier pipeline project is scheduled to begin in the third quarter of 2014 and be ready for service by 2017, says the company.
July 22, 2014, 9:49 AM MDT
Inter Pipeline Ltd. has announced binding commercial agreements supporting a $100 million expansion of its Mid-Saskatchewan pipeline system.
July 10, 2014, 11:55 AM MDT
Plains Midstream Canada ULC is proposing to construct a rail yard on a 63-hectare site at its Fort Saskatchewan fractionation plant and storage facility to enable it to ship propane by rail in addition to pipeline and truck.
July 8, 2014, 11:28 AM MDT
Cequence Energy Ltd. has increased spending plans for 2014, to $170 million (prior to dispositions) from $120 million, now that ithas completed the disposition of its entire interest in its non-operated assets in the Ansell area — 18,800 net acres of land, 1,600 boe per day of current production and a 49 per cent working interest in field infrastructure (DOB, June 19, 2014).
July 8, 2014, 10:08 AM MDT
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.’s board of directors has approved building a pipeline to transport natural gas from processing facilities located in the prolific Marcellus and Utica shale areas to numerous market regions in the United States and Canada.
June 27, 2014, 10:33 AM MDT
Freehold Royalties Ltd. has entered into a $120 million joint venture with a Canadian-based company in the east Edson area of Alberta.
June 26, 2014, 8:43 AM MDT
It could take Enbridge Inc. 12 to 15 months to meet the more than 100 conditions the Joint Review Panel said must be completed prior to a construction start on the Northern Gateway pipeline, company officials said Tuesday.
June 18, 2014, 10:48 AM MDT
Demand for heavy industrial modules in Alberta could peak at over 1,000 between now and 2019. It’s a sizeable figure, but the province’s modular fabrication yards should have the capacity to handle the work, according to a new study.
June 16, 2014, 9:48 AM MDT
It wasn’t the Kearl fiasco and its own battle with getting oilsands modules through American court injunctions that prompted Athabasca Oil Corporation to shy away from international procurement.
June 6, 2014, 11:25 AM MDT
NuVista Energy Ltd. says it has signed an agreement with SemCAMS ULC for transportation and processing of 30 mmcf per day of raw gas from its condensate-rich Montney play in the Wapiti area of northwestern Alberta.
May 20, 2014, 9:41 AM MDT
Gemini Corporation says it has entered into a letter agreement with one of its key clients for the design and construction of a major oil rail loading facility in Western Canada.
May 14, 2014, 8:49 AM MDT
Pembina Pipeline Corporation has announced $460 million of new capital projects, including a third $400-million fractionator at its Redwater complex that will increase its total fractionation capacity to 210,000 bbls per day.
May 13, 2014, 8:27 AM MDT