A new strategy to improve moving oil rig equipment and other large loads across Alberta’s high load corridor on the provincial highway network is in the works.
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Producers are turning to rail to move crude to market as a short-term fix to the long-term problem of insufficient pipeline capacity, with no signs of slowing down.
December 31, 2018, 8:11 AM MST
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As the differential remains historically wide, and pipeline capacity tight, Canadian crude-by-rail exports continue surging.
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Imperial Oil Limited is a major contributor to surging crude-by-rail traffic out of the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin. The company is working towards utilization of “every bit” of the 210,000 bbl/d loading capacity at its Edmonton terminal, CEO Rich Kruger said on Friday.
November 2, 2018, 11:24 AM MDT
Because of challenges associated with historically wide differentials and lack of egress out of Western Canada, Canadian Natural Resources Limited says it will continue to make “strategic decisions” to reduce drilling activity, delay well completions and shut-in production.
November 1, 2018, 11:20 AM MDT
Directors of MEG Energy Corp. repeated their rejection of a $6.4 billion takeover offer from Husky Energy Inc. again Thursday, while reporting good third quarter results.
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As the world shifts to electric and hydrogen-powered vehicles, the use of more biofuels and “smart cities,” where public transit increasingly supplants single-vehicle movement, a forward-thinking initiative entitled “Mobility in a Low Carbon Future” aims at helping Alberta’s fossil-fuel-reliant economy and population benefit from those developments.
October 29, 2018, 8:06 AM MDT
Canadian oil is continuing to ride the rails in record quantities.
October 25, 2018, 11 AM MDT
On Monday afternoon Premier Rachel Notley announced the province of Alberta will be presenting a business plan to the federal government by early next week outlining several strategies — including getting the feds to invest in locomotives and tanker cars — to support the rapid ramp up of crude-by-rail shipments as a short- to medium-term method to quell massive discounts for western Canadian oil.
October 24, 2018, 7:07 AM MDT
Canadian National Railway Company continues to ramp-up crude-by-rail volumes as its petroleum and chemicals segment increased third quarter revenues by 25 per cent and carloads by five per cent.
October 24, 2018, 10:22 AM MDT
Alberta is making its case to increase the takeaway capacity of crude-by-rail.
October 23, 2018, 3:29 AM MDT
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. transported about 23,000 carloads of crude during the third quarter as the company continues to grow its crude-by-rail offerings with an eye toward 100,000 annually by early next year.
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Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. announced definitive agreements with TransAlta Corporation for the construction, operation and tolls payable with respect to the previously announced pipeline connecting Tidewater's Brazeau River Complex to TransAlta's generating units at Sundance and Keephills.
October 1, 2018, 7:44 AM MDT
Cenovus Energy Inc. has signed three-year deals with major rail companies to transport approximately 100,000 bbls/d of heavy crude oil from northern Alberta to various destinations on the U.S. Gulf Coast.
September 27, 2018, 3:45 AM MDT
Canadian crude-by-rail exports are continuing to reach new highs.
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