Oilsands through the hourglass: Defining moments that shaped an economic juggernaut

The Canadian oilsands industry is beset with environmental concerns and low crude prices. Nonetheless, production is expected to grow. The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers estimates that oilsands output will reach 3.7 million barrels per day in 2030 from 2.4 million bpd last year. Some key dates in the history of the oilsands: 1719: A [Read More…]

Source: Headlines – BOE Report

Suncor Energy confirms restart of pipeline shipments from Syncrude Mildred Lake Oil Sands facility

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – May 1, 2017) – Suncor today announced that shipments from the Syncrude Mildred Lake Oil Sands facility have resumed following the March 14 incident. Over the weekend, Syncrude completed the necessary repairs and start-up activities to begin shipping product by pipeline. Shipments are currently at approximately 140 kbpd (gross) and are expected [Read More…]

Source: Headlines – BOE Report