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  1. Syncrude oil production keeps climbing

    Syncrude Canada Ltd. produced a record volume of sweet blend crude oil during 1995. Production from the company's oilsands operation at Fort McMurray, Alta., jumped to 73.9 million bbl, topping the target for the year by 400,000 bbl. Fourth quarter 1995 production was 19.5 million bbl, which exceeded production of 17.9 million bbl during the same period of 1994. December production in both years was 6.4 million bbl. Syncrude's production last year was 4.1 million bbl higher than 1994 shipments, making 1995 the sixth year in a row the company has achieved a record volume. The company's production goal for 1996 is 75 million bbl, another yearly record. At yearend 1995, Syncrude had shipped 831 million bbl of light sweet crude since production began in 1978. Syncrude is a joint venture of Alberta Energy Co. Ltd., AEC Oil Sands LP, Athabasca Oil Sands Investments Inc., Canadian Occidental Petroleum Ltd., Gulf Canada Resources Ltd., Imperial Oil Resources, Mocal Energy Ltd., Murphy Oil Co. Ltd., PanCanadian Gas Products Ltd., and Petro-Canada. Copyright 1996 Oil & Gas Journal. All Rights Reserved.

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    Mon, 15 Jan 1996

  2. Fire hits Syncrude ’s Alberta oil sands upgrader

    An investigation is under way into a fire that occurred early on Aug. 29 at Syncrude Canada Ltd.’s upgrader in the Mildred Lake oil sands production area, about 40 km north of Fort McMurray, Alta.

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    Mon, 31 Aug 2015

  3. Syncrude upgrader revamp improves product quality

    As part of the Upgrading Expansion Stage 1 (UE-1) project completed in 2006, Syncrude Canada Ltd. revamped all existing five hydrotreaters and installed an additional diluent recovery unit, a fluid coker, and an aromatics saturation unit for light gas oil. The UE-1 project substantially increased ...

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    Mon, 17 Dec 2007

  4. Processing oilsands bitumen is Syncrude's R&D focus

    Syncrude Canada Ltd. is investing in various bitumen-upgrading research and development (R&D) programs to expand its market share and meet challenges related to bitumen upgrading.

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    Mon, 23 Apr 2001

  1. SYNCRUDE PRODUCES 600 MILLIONTH BBL

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    Mon, 28 Sep 1992

  2. Syncrude to increase oil sands processing capacity

    Canadian Oil Sands Trust said that based on preliminary scoping and design work the debottlenecking of Syncrude Canada Ltd.'s existing Mildred Lake upgrading facility, 40 km north of Fort McMurray, Alta., would increase the facility's capacity to 425,000 b/d of synthetic crude oil by 2020, compared ...

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    Thu, 25 Feb 2010

  3. Syncrude project partners revise cost, schedule for Stage 3 expansion

    Joint venture partners in the Syncrude oil sands mining operation in Fort McMurray, Alta., operated by Syncrude Canada Ltd., have reported a delay in the construction schedule of the project's Stage 3 expansion as well as a significant increase in the expansion's capital cost estimates.

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    Wed, 10 Mar 2004

  4. SYNCRUDE SEEKS TO BOOST OUTPUT AT ALBERTA PLANT

    Syncrude Canada Ltd. has asked the Alberta Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) to approve several changes in its current ERCB approval. Syncrude seeks for its bitumen mining plant in Northeast Alberta: A production increase to 217,000 b/d of marketable hydrocarbons for the existing plant. An ...

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    Mon, 12 Oct 1992

  5. Canadian Oil Sands becomes largest stakeholder in Syncrude project

    Canadian Oil Sands Trust, through its wholly owned subsidiary Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., reported Monday it will acquire an additional 10% interest in the Syncrude oil project from Calgary-based EnCana.

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    Tue, 4 Feb 2003

  6. Company News: Canadian Oil Sands bids $1.07 billion for Syncrude stake

    Canadian Oil Sands Trust, through its wholly owned subsidiary Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., reported it will acquire an additional 10% interest in the Syncrude oil project from Calgary-based EnCana Corp. for $1.07 billion (Can.).

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    Mon, 10 Feb 2003

  7. Syncrude's Mildred Lake plant due FGD unit

    Syncrude Canada Ltd. has let a $40 million contract to Washington Group International Inc. to perform detailed engineering and procurement services for an emissions reduction project at its synthetic crude oil production site in Mildred Lake, Alta.

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    Thu, 8 Jun 2006

  8. Sinopec to buy ConocoPhillips stake in Syncrude

    Sinopec International Exploration & Production Co. agreed to buy 9.03% interest from ConocoPhillips in the Syncrude oil sands joint venture in Alberta for $4.65 billion.

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    Mon, 12 Apr 2010

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