Oilsands Tech

  • Crude From New Oilsands Mine Has GHGs On Par With The U.S. Average: Suncor

    There’s something special for Suncor Energy Inc. about the approximately 150,000 bbls/d that are currently being produced at the new Fort Hills oilsands mine.

    May 3, 2018, 9:18 AM MDT

  • Field Upgrading Seeks Pilot Extension Following Delays, Fire

    Field Upgrading Limited is asking the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) to extend approval of its pilot testing heavy oil desulphurization technology, saying it needs more time for optimization work.

    April 18, 2018, 6 AM MDT

  • Suncor Planning Commercial-Scale Test of Nsolv, EASE

    Suncor Energy Inc. has filed a regulatory application to build a 5,000 bbl/d “flexible technology platform” at its MacKay River SAGD project. Its function will be to “accelerate multiple step-change in situ bitumen recovery processes towards commercialization.”

    April 3, 2018, 10:51 AM MDT

  • Titanium Awards FEED For Technology At Horizon Oilsands Site

    Titanium Corporation Inc. awarded engineering contracts for the front end engineering design (FEED) related to implementation of the company's CVW technology at Canadian Natural Resources Limited's Horizon oilsands site.

    April 3, 2018, 7:08 AM MDT

  • Devon Planning Hot Water Vapour Test For Post-CHOPS

    Devon Canada Corporation has applied to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) to conduct a single-well test of a technology it calls “a major opportunity” to improve recovery of conventional heavy oil.

    April 2, 2018, 10:23 AM MDT