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News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 3, 2019  

Syncrude to pay over $2.7M to settle blue heron death charges in Alberta

Abandoned sump pond lacked deterrents to keep waterfowl away, even though the pond met criteria for being high risk.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 27, 2018  

Suncor CEO says partners holding up Syncrude reliability improvements

“Not getting the sense of urgency or support we would like from our partners at the moment”: Williams.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 26, 2018  

Suncor cuts oil sands production guidance to reflect Syncrude outage

Revised output expected to be 422,500 barrels per day, down from 440,000 bpd.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 25, 2018  

Syncrude outage expected to ease pipeline congestion, boost heavy oil prices

Production of upgraded bitumen could remain offline at its works north of Fort McMurray through July.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Technology
June 13, 2018  

Syncrude oil sands tailings plan approved by regulator despite deficiencies

Water-capping technology has been tested on site since 2012 and will be ready for a 10-year assessment in 2023.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
March 14, 2018  

Suncor says Syncrude maintenance turnaround planned for April to start early

Will help deal with an issue that is constraining capacity on a line that feeds bitumen from the mine to the upgrader.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 12, 2018  

Suncor Energy increases stake in Syncrude, acquires stake in Fenja Development

Buying Mocal Energy’s 5% interest in the oil sands developer for approximately $920 million.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
August 7, 2017  

Syncrude charged in heron deaths at Alberta oil sands mine

Energy producer charged under Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, could face $500K penalty.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 27, 2017  

Suncor reports net earnings of $1.35B on higher prices, production

Will continue to seek ways to become more efficient, including development of regional synergies with Syncrude: CEO

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 20, 2017  

Full production at Syncrude by the end of June after fire repairs

Detailed repair schedule and return-to-service plan has been adopted.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
March 27, 2017  

Suncor to meet 2017 production targets despite Syncrude upgrader fire

Fire burned for two days and injured one employee.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 15, 2017  

Supply line leak led to fire at Syncrude oil sands facility

One worker was injured, taken to hospital in Fort McMurray in serious but stable condition.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
March 15, 2017  

One hurt in fire at Syncrude oil sands site

Fire at the Mildred Lake upgrader has been isolated and is under control.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 8, 2016  

ConocoPhillips restarts Surmont after wildfire shutdown

Ramping up production back to pre-shutdown levels of roughly 60,000 barrels a day.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 6, 2016  

Syncrude loses court fight against rules on renewable diesel

Federal Court of Appeal upholds requirement at least 2% of diesel fuel comes from renewable sources.