Canadian crude-by-rail exports ended the year on a high note, surging again to a record high.
February 20, 2019, 10:26 AM MST
An estimated incremental 20,000 bbls/d of Alberta oil will be moving to market by rail as early as July 2019 in a deal between Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, Canadian National Railway Company and the Alberta government, Premier Rachel Notley said today.
February 19, 2019, 1:19 PM MST
February 19, 2019, 3:52 AM MST
Curtailments and delayed drilling projects may have battered the Mullen Group Ltd.’s oilfield services segment but the company’s chairman says there’s a silver lining.
February 8, 2019, 10:36 AM MST
The U.S. has announced economic sanctions that effectively stop imports of Venezuelan oil. This leaves the complex refineries in Texas and Louisiana scrambling to find substitutes for the Venezuelan heavy oil they consume.
February 6, 2019, 5:56 AM MST
Imperial Oil Limited was ramping up its crude-by-rail activity even faster than expected at the end of 2018, with the company responsible for approximately half of total volumes moving out of Western Canada. But in a dramatic shift, Imperial says it is now rapidly ramping down, and expects to reach zero bbls moving by rail this month.
February 1, 2019, 11:24 AM MST
Canada’s largest rail company’s shipments of energy-related commodities helped fast track the company to one of the best quarters in seven years.
January 30, 2019, 9:26 AM MST
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited recently struck a multi-year agreement with Suncor Energy Inc. on the heels of a record quarter thanks in part to increased demand to move crude out of Alberta.
January 25, 2019, 10:26 AM MST
January 25, 2019, 10:59 AM MST
New data from the National Energy Board (NEB) shows Canadian crude oil exports by rail hit another record in November 2018.
January 24, 2019, 1:17 PM MST
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January 18, 2019, 9:12 AM MST
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.
January 8, 2019, 9:58 AM MST
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January 2, 2019, 12 AM MST
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
December 31, 2018, 10 AM MST
As the differential remains historically wide, and pipeline capacity tight, Canadian crude-by-rail exports continue surging.
November 22, 2018, 12 AM MST
November 12, 2018, 11:22 AM MST
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.
November 1, 2018, 10:23 AM MDT
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October 31, 2018, 9:11 AM MDT
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