Grows downstream capacity to 395,000 barrels per day, adds to asphalt production.
Involves 40 fuelling locations, three terminals in BC and a wholesale aviation fuel business.
A small bag of acetylene placed in a temporary fabrication building caused a small explosion.
TEMPE, Ariz. — Quantum Energy Inc. has established a Canadian subsidiary to oversee the construction and operation of a slate refinery in Saskatchewan. Quantum Energy, a diversified energy holding company based in Tempe, Ariz., said the wholly owned Dominion Energy…
Whitegate refinery near Cork processes up to 75,000 barrels of crude per day.
Unit being repaired had operated for five years without a maintenance overhaul.
Incident occurred at North West Redwater Partnership’s Sturgeon Refinery site.
Once completed, the refinery will process 50,000 barrels of bitumen a day and refine it into low-sulphur diesel fuel.
Refinery workers, Shell reach tentative agreement in bid to end it.
Investigation into the cause may last six months.
Union rejects Shell’s fourth contract offer, prompts 3,800 workers to walk off the job.
Explosion was caused by a ruptured pipe thinned by corrosion.
Pacific Future Energy’s refinery would be built with First Nations.
Residents skeptical about disposal of byproducts in underground wells.
The coker project would cut crude costs at the refinery, which has long relied on pricey overseas imports.