07 November

(Reuters) – Imperial Oil Ltd said on Tuesday that it would go ahead with the construction of its C$2.6 billion ($2 billion) Aspen project in northern Alberta, the first new oil sand development to be greenlighted since 2013. The Calgary, Alberta-based company, which is majority owned by Exxon Mobil, said it would start construction on […]

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06 November

CALGARY, Nov. 6, 2018 /CNW/ – Keyera Corp. (TSX:KEY) (“Keyera”) announced its third quarter 2018 financial results today, the highlights of which are included in this news release. The entire news release can be viewed by visiting Keyera’s website at www.keyera.com , or, to view the MD&A and financial statements, visit either Keyera’s website or […]

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06 November

Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:CRZO) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The oil and gas producer reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.15, Briefing.com reports. The company had revenue of $303.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $265.34 million. Carrizo Oil & Gas […]

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06 November

This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. The “four-headed monster,” as described by an industry executive, is still very much a threat. Canada’s heavy oil and oilsands industry continues to face significant headwinds as we approach 2019. We’ve crossed the tipping point on pipelines, […]

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06 November

Image: Joey Podlubny/JWN This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. The waterflooding of heavy oil reservoirs in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) is challenged by adverse mobility ratios from high oil viscosities. Modification of injected water flow vectors via downspacing and/or the implementation […]

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06 November

Image: Joey Podlubny/JWN This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. CHOA event speaker: Murray Gray, Senior Technical Advisor, Bitumen Partial Upgrading, Alberta Innovates Dr. Murray Gray has over 30 years of research experience in upgrading of heavy oil and oilsands bitumen. During his career […]

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06 November

This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. Suncor pioneered oilsands development. Our early investments in technology helped unlock the potential of the oilsands, by improving reliability and performance, expanding productivity and driving down costs while reducing our environmental footprint. Today, new technologies and innovative […]

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06 November

Image: Deborah Jaremko/JWN This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. Part I of this article was published in the spring 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association and provided an overview of flow control device (FCD) technology, rationale, key performance […]

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06 November

Image: Joey Podlubny/JWN This article is part of the Fall 2018 edition of the Journal of the Canadian Heavy Oil Association. Work that challenged the established borders of Alberta’s bitumen resource led to the development of Teck’s proposed Frontier oilsands mine. Now the company’s decision to move Frontier through the regulatory process is challenging the […]

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06 November

Image: Cenovus Energy The CHOA Journal is put together by a volunteer editorial committee. Editor Deborah Jaremko, JWN Technical Editor Gord Stabb, Durando Resources Corporation Committee Members KC Yeung, KC Yeung Canadian Enterprise Inc. Adrian Dodds, Kaizen Engineering Inc. Harris Naseer, PoreFlow Energy Consultants Inc. Disclaimer The purpose of the CHOA Journal is to publicize […]

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