Value Creation seeks to build oil sands upgrader

Private company Value Creation Inc. and its wholly possessed BA Energy Inc. device possess submitted a credit card applicatoin along with Alberta’s energy regulator to develop a new oil sands upgrader within north Alberta.

The organization mentioned Monday it’s requested the actual Energy Resources Conservation Board with regard to approval in order to develop a 1,thousand barrel per day oil sands upgrading initial project upon it’s TriStar rents within the Athabasca area close to Fort McMurray.

The actual TriStar leases contain more than two billion barrels associated with recoverable bitumen that can assistance 200,thousand barrels of every day large oil production for many decades, the businesses mentioned inside a discharge.

The actual pilot project might use so-called SAGD, or even steam assisted gravity drainage, technology.

Below which program, steam is actually shot heavy underground by pipe in order to burn the thick bitumen, that is later on moved towards the surface using a 2nd collector pipe.

Value Creation has two additional main ventures prepared to build up it’s oilsands businesses within Alberta.

Earlier this season, it minted the partnership deal with BP Canada to develop the actual Terre delaware Sophistication oilsands properties in the Athabasca region. The 10,thousand barrel daily semi-commercial project has already acquired regulatory home loan approvals.

The organization through BA Energy also offers intends to develop a 260,000 barrel per day merchant upgrader in the Heartland commercial region close to Edmonton, a task that could be a centre with regard to future oil deliveries through Alberta in order to North America and also the Off-shore Edge.