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Oil Sands, Greenhouse Gases, and European Oil Supply

oil sands result in GHG emissions that are 10 to 20 percent higher than the emissions estimated for the average eU crude. oil sands products are in the same GHG intensity range as current european imports from Venezuela, angola, and Nigeria and crudes produced using steam-assisted oil .

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Concept-to-completion expertise – Worley energy ...

Our process expertise includes: flash furnace optimization and control; top submerged lance technology – for copper and lead smelting; primary and secondary off-gas collection handling and treatment – including sulphuric acid plants; wet and dry concentrate and feed material handling, and plant operations and maintenance experience.

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Expertise – InnoTech Alberta

Expertise. They work across sectors, including agriculture, energy, environment, forestry and manufacturing with clients in both the private and public sectors. Our experience allows us to address your problem, from technology development and testing through numerical simulation and bench top experiments, up to and including pilot plant technology scale-up.

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Oil sands - Wikipedia

Canada. The bitumen is highly viscous and is often denser than water (10° API or 1000 kg/m 3 ). The oil saturated sands range from 15 to 65 metres (49 to 213 ft) thick in places, and the oil saturation in the oil-rich zones is on the order of 90% bitumen by weight.

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Oil Sands Services

oil sands mining sector. The experts at BGC have extensive experience working with a broad spectrum of tailings technologies employed by oil sands operators, and we are well versed in the processes used to transform tailings into reclaimed land. BGC has expertise in the design, construction and operations of tailings dams and tailings

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Oil Sands Magazine

The US shale boom tipped world oil markets into oversupply, causing OIL prices to crash in 2015. Production cuts from OPEC have kept WTI above US$50, above breakeven for most shale producers, keeping oil prices lower for longer.As supply growth continues to outstrip demand, the implications are enormous for countries like Canada, who still have billions of barrels in the ground.

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Oil Sands Services - BGC Engineering

BGC's experts have been integrally involved in oil sands geotechnique, tailings, hydrology and closure for over 20 years. Leveraging our comprehensive mining experience and leading applied earth science expertise, we provide innovative, practical solutions for challenging oil sands projects.

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TECHTalks – Oil Sands Conference & Trade Show

The TECHTalks Series features experts on a variety of topics, who will present and then have lively discussions and Q&A's, designed to engage a broad audience base and provide a new educational resource during the Oil Sands Conference & Trade Show. Topics of interest include (we are open to your ideas too): Advanced Technologies and Automation

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Oil Sands / SAGD - MDR

Oil Sands/Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) With more than 100 years of experience in Canada, McDermott knows how to engineer large, complex projects in environmentally sensitive locations.

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Converting Oil Sands to Usable Energy - Emerson Automation ...

Converting Oil Sands to Usable Energy Recently, a press release announced Emerson's selection on a $2.6 billion (USD) oil sands project in Northern Alberta, Canada. The project team includes Emerson's Hydrocarbon and Energy Industry Center and Emerson's local business partner, Spartan Controls, both based in Calgary.

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Canadian Oil Sands Limited - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

On October 5, 2015, Canadian Oil Sands Limited ("COS") confirmed the commencement of Suncor Energy Inc.'s proposed $6.6 billion hostile takeover bid. Under the terms of the unsolicited offer, Suncor would acquire all of the outstanding shares of COS for total consideration of approximately $4.3 billion.

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Carbon Emissions Factor Into Major Oil Sands Shakeup ...

Local and regional companies with more expertise in mining oil sands may be willing to take on the risk of expanding in the oil sands even as oil prices remain low, Murillo said.

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Materials and Reliability in Oil Sands (MARIOS) – InnoTech ...

Program Structure. Both MARIOS-M and MARIOS-T are guided by an industrial Program Steering Committee (PSC) comprised of oil sands producers. Materials and equipment suppliers, fabricators, applicators, and engineering firms provide manufacturing and fabrication expertise at the project level. InnoTech manages the research activities and overall program management.

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Birn, Kevin - Markit

His expertise includes Canadian oil sands development, oil sands cost and competitiveness, Canadian pipelines infrastructure, crude oil markets, crude-by-rail, crude oil life-cycle analysis and Canadian energy policy. Previously, Mr. Birn held various senior advisor positions with the Government of Canada at the Department of Natural Resources.

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Home: We support you from the ground up. | Univar Energy

Univar Solutions provides product-based solutions to customers in the oil sands, upstream, midstream, and refining segments of the energy industry. Our mission is to safely apply our comprehensive chemical portfolio, supply chain, logistics, custom blending capabilities, and technical expertise .

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Canada, China: A Pipeline to Oil Sands Expertise - Stratfor

Jul 16, 2007 · The oil itself would have come from oil sands, which are deposits of the heavy black viscous oil known as bitumen. Bitumen must be thoroughly refined in order to be converted into an upgraded crude oil, which traditional refineries can use to produce gasoline or diesel fuels.

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Oil Sands - METTLER TOLEDO

Oil Sands METTLER TOLEDO has extensive industrial experience maximizing solid flocculation efficiency inline with ParticleTrack with FBRM Technology and PVM. FBRM with ParticleTechnology for in-process particle and flocculation measurement tracking the rate and degree of change in the number, dimension, and shape of particles and particle ...

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Expert assessments of emerging oil sands technologies ...

Bitumen, the extremely viscous oil present in oil sands deposits, can either be extracted through surface mining, or, for deeper deposits, in situ methods. In surface mining, oil sands are dug using shovels and transported to a facility where hot water is used to extract bitumen from the sand.

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Expertise | 3M Oil and Gas

Improving Productivity. With challenging geographies, rising operational costs and environmental concerns, accessing established and unconventional reserves is getting harder all the time. But you can conquer these challenges – from oil sands, to desert rigs, to permafrost and offshore platforms – with breakthrough 3M products...

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Oil and Gas | Industries | ChemTreat, Inc.

Oil sands producers are constantly striving to optimize production while maintaining the highest levels of quality and compliance. ChemTreat's process and water management strategies improve the efficiency of plant operations, protect employees and the environment, and .

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Tailings | Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance - COSIA

Tailings are the sand, silt, clay and water found naturally in oil sands that remain following the mining and bitumen extraction process. Working with universities, government and research institutes, other companies and partners, the Tailings EPA is bringing together the shared experience, expertise and financial commitment of oil sands mining companies to find new technologies and solutions to tailings.

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Heavy oil & oil sands – Worley energy | chemicals | resources

Oil sands. Our broad subject-matter expertise in mineable oil sands has helped customers deliver successful profit-enhancement programs across the full value chain of the asset. Customers can also benefit from our full-service environmental and infrastructure advisory services. We offer support throughout the entire project lifecycle.

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2019 Oil Sands Innovation Summit - Program | Online ...

Working with universities, government and research institutes, other companies and partners, the Tailings EPA is bringing together the shared experience, expertise and financial commitment of oil sands mining companies to find new technologies and solutions to tailings.

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Oil Sands Magazine

The US shale boom tipped world oil markets into oversupply, causing OIL prices to crash in 2015. Production cuts from OPEC have kept WTI above US$50, above breakeven for most shale producers, keeping oil prices lower for longer.As supply growth continues to outstrip demand, the implications are enormous for countries like Canada, who still have billions of barrels in the ground.

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Canadian Oil Sands Dialogue | IHS Markit

The Canadian Oil Sands Dialogue program is a calendar of member and participant discussions organized and led by IHS and intended to deliver a robust and comprehensive understanding of the critical factors surrounding a key industry issue.

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Koch Industries sells its oil-sands properties to ...

Aug 14, 2019 · The conglomerate run by the wealthy Koch brothers has sold its oil-sands assets to a unit of Paramount Resources Ltd. for an undisclosed sum following halted attempts to .

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Oil Sands — Canada.chevron

Oil sands contain a mixture of sand, water, clay and bitumen, an extra-heavy oil that is too thick to be pumped without first being diluted or heated. In Alberta, Chevron Canada is using its vast resources of technology and expertise to help bring this energy source to market.

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Oil Sands | SNF Holding Company

Oil Sands. Implementation of solutions to enhance productivity and maximize your environmental sustainability Being the world leader in water soluble polymers SNF experts help operators solve problems unique to Oil Sands applications. Our water and process expertise is inherently beneficial due to the continuous treatment required for...

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Heavy oil & oil sands – Worley energy | chemicals | resources

We are recognized by the industry for our technical expertise, low-cost solutions and patented technologies in project developments. We support our customers in extending the life and maximizing the residual value of heavy oil and oil sands assets, and use best-in-class processes that allow complex decisions and capture learnings from one project to the next.

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Oil Sands | Mining | SGS

Over the past 25 years, we have earned the trust and respect of the oil sands industry. By combining local oil sands expertise with global best practices from other disciplines, SGS has forged a unique service offering that is integrated, comprehensive and diversified.

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