Siemens to supply gas turbines at Shell’s Carmon Creek project
The heavy oil project is expected to produce about 80,000 barrels of bitumen per day using steam recovery methods.
OAKVILLE, Ont. — Siemens Energy has been awarded a 17-year service and maintenance agreement for three SGT6-5000F gas turbines that will be installed at Shell Canada’s Carmon Creek in-situ project currently under construction in northern Alberta.
The Carmon Creek project, located on Shell’s Peace River heavy oil leases, is expected to produce about 80,000 barrels of bitumen per day using steam recovery methods. The project will be constructed in two phases of 40,000 barrels per day.
Financial details of the agreement have not been released.