Canadian Mining Journal


Suncor Energy Inc


  • OILSANDS: Suncor adopts cogeneration at Base plant to cut carbon footprint

    September 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Calgary’s Suncor Energy has committed $1.4 billion to adopt low carbon cogeneration of power at its Base plant near Fort McMurray. Greenhouse gas emissions associated with steam production at the plant will be reduced by approximately 25%. The

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    ELECTRIC CARS: Petro-Canada to build first coast-to-coast network of fast EV chargers

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Petro-Canada is building a network of electric vehicle (EV) fast charging stations across the country. More than 50 EV stations will be located along the Trans-Canada highway from Nova Scotia to British Columbia. Construction is set to begin

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    OILSANDS: Suncor reports Q4 record 740,800 bbl/d

    February 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Suncor Energy published its fourth quarter numbers that included an oilsands record – 740,800 bbl/d – thanks in part to its interests in the Fort Hills (53%) and Syncrude (100%) operations in northern Alberta. Funds from all operations

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    AWARDS: Four miners among Canada’s top 100 employers

    November 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Canada’s Top 100 Employers project announced its 2019 winners on Nov. 9, including four of this country’s top miners. Congratulations to K+S Potash Canada, Rio Tinto, Suncor and Teck Resources. The winners were selected by the project’s editors

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    OILSANDS: Suncor posts record quarterly operating income of $1.3B

    November 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Suncor Energy has posted a record $3.14 billion ($1.94 per share) for Q3 2018. Cash flow provided by operating activities was $4.37 billion ($2.70 per share) including changes in non-cash working capital. Operating earnings were $1.56 billion ($0.96

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    MINING PEOPLE: AngloGold, Copper Mountain, and Suncor

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kelvin Dushnisky will become the CEO and an executive director of AngloGold Ashanti in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Sept. 1, 2018. He is currently president of Toronto-based Barrick Gold. Vancouver-based Copper Mountain Mining Corp. has made two appointments recently. Lance

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    OILSANDS: Syncrude recovers after power outage

    July 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary is making plans to restart Syncrude production after a site wide power disruption on June 20. The preliminary investigation indicated the cause was a transformer trip in the Syncrude power house. The outage resulted

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    OIL SANDS: Suncor moves up Syncrude maintenance, cuts Q1 output

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary has moved its planned maintenance at Syncrude near Fort McMurray to March 15 rather than the previously scheduled April start. The change will permit the company to address an unrelated issue that it says

  • OIL SANDS: Suncor buys out Mocal share of Syncrude

    February 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Suncor Energy has arranged to buy out Mocal Energy’s 5% interest in Syncrude for $925 million. Syncrude mines oil sands near Fort McMurray, Alta. After this transaction, Suncor’s share of Syncrude will increase to 58.74%. Other partners in

  • OIL SANDS: Suncor buys 5% more of Syncrude joint venture

    February 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary is increasing its interest in the Syncrude oil sands joint venture to 58.74% from 53.74%. The company has agreed to pay $920 million for the 5% interest held by Mocal Energy. Subject to customary

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    OIL SANDS: Fort Hills reaches continuous operation, Suncor

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy announced Jan. 29, 2018, that operations at the Fort Hills oil sands project 90 km north of Fort McMurray, is ramping up toward 90% of its 194,000 bbl/day capacity by the end of the year. “With

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    OIL SANDS: Fort Hills to produce first bitumen for Suncor, Teck, Total

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The Fort Hills oil sands project is ready to produce its first barrel of oil by the middle of this month, reports the operator Suncor Energy of Calgary. The project is located about 90 km north of Fort