March 15, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The Alberta government’s recent offering of up to $1 billion in support for commercialization of bitumen partial upgrading (BPU) technologies isn’t just about “adding value” to products within Alberta. It’s also about addressing the industry’s challenges with tight access to pipeline capacity.
March 13, 2018, 6 AM MDT
March 7, 2018, 3:10 AM MST
March 5, 2018, 7:06 AM MST
Luc Jobin is leaving Canadian National Railway Company effective immediately, the company announced.
March 5, 2018, 9:55 AM MST
February 22, 2018, 3:34 AM MST
Throughout January and early February, Source Energy Services Ltd. experienced a number of weather related delays in rail shipments from its Wisconsin facilities.
February 20, 2018, 7:50 AM MST
February 15, 2018, 9:06 AM MST
February 13, 2018, 10:21 AM MST
To be fair, says top brass at MEG Energy Corp. the oil sector had not made the necessary commitments to increase crude-by-rail over the last few years, and that is what producers are working on right now with rail companies.
February 9, 2018, 6 AM MST
A new Western Canadian oil pipeline pinch had been widely predicted for the fourth quarter of last year. The corresponding increase in regional oil price differentials was expected to be gradual and moderate, with Canadian National Railway (CN) and Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) coming to the rescue of oil shippers, just as they did earlier this decade.
February 5, 2018, 6 AM MST
Canadian crude oil by rail exports climb again.
January 30, 2018, 6 AM MST
January 30, 2018, 11:56 AM MST
Canadian National Railway Company de-emphasized its crude-by-rail in Q4 2017 to save network capacity for Canadian grain, but since year-end western Canadian crude prices have improved to the point it creates a favourable pricing environment for crude-by-rail in the months ahead.
January 24, 2018, 6 AM MST
January 22, 2018, 3:42 AM MST
Cautious optimism remains the Canadian Pacific Railway Limited approach on crude-by-rail, even as demand for this service accelerates.
January 19, 2018, 9:13 AM MST
January 15, 2018, 9:31 AM MST
January 3, 2018, 9:47 AM MST
Canadian crude oil exports by rail climbed in October to 136,531 bbls/d, according to updated numbers from the National Energy Board (NEB). That’s up from 134,132 bbls/d in September and above the 102,554 bbls/d in October 2016.
December 29, 2017, 11:11 AM MST
December 18, 2017, 9:10 AM MST
December 15, 2017, 9:13 AM MST
Canadian crude oil exports by rail volumes climbed to 134,132 bbls/d in September, according to an update from the National Energy Board (NEB).
November 29, 2017, 8:12 AM MST
October 27, 2017, 4:03 AM MDT
Canadian National Railway Company will take a bit of a “growth pause” when it comes to crude-by-rail, as the company looks for a more attractive spot market entry point when it has built up incremental capacity.
October 25, 2017, 9:16 AM MDT
Crude-by-rail is expected to see an increase as a combination of pipeline capacity limits and increased oilsands production take their toll.
September 26, 2017, 6 AM MDT