Voyageur Heavy Oil Upgrader Project
rating: 0+x

Related Pages

Upgraders in Canada

Refinery News

{"module":"feed\/FeedModule","params":{"src":"http:\/\/\/feed\/pages\/pagename\/blog%3A_start\/category\/blog\/tags\/Refinery\/limit\/10\/t\/My+Blog","limit":"5","module_body":"* %%linked_title%%"}}

  • Want a weekly review of refining news?

Refining Blog Entries

Summary Information

  • Ownership: Suncor / Total
  • Website:
    • Wiki Page:
  • Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
  • Capacity: 10 million tons/annum & 200,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:
  • Project Stage:
  • Expected Completion: Cancelled
  • Budget:

The Project

  • Project Type: Heavy Oil Upgrader
  • Project Summary: A large scale bitumen upgrading complex
  • Main Contractors
    • Jacobs: EPC Contract for sulphur complex
    • WorleyParsons: Engineering and procurement (E&P) services related to the hydro-treaters

Refining Units

  • Delayed Coker
  • Hydrotreaters
  • Sulphur Complex
    • Two sour water stripper units, one amine unit, three sulfur recovery trains, sulfur degassing, an LT SCOT tail gas treating unit, and a sulfur truck loading terminal

Terminal Capacity

  • Crude Oil:
  • Refined Products:

Crude Supply

Products Produced

  • Syncrude


  • 2005 - ConocoPhillips was awarded a Delayed Coking License
  • 2006 - Alberta Energy and Utilities Board (EUB) approved the project application
  • 2008 - Suncor Energy's Board gives final approval to the project
  • 2008 - WorleyParsons awarded hydrotreater contract
  • 2008 - Jacobs Receives EPC Contract for sulphur complex
  • 2011 - Total acquires 49% of the project
  • 2013 - Project Cancelled

Other Information

  • -

Relevant Links

  1. ConocoPhillips Announces Delayed Coking License Agreement With Canada’s Suncor Energy Inc.
  2. Next stage of Suncor Energy's oil sands growth plan approved by regulators
  3. Suncor Energy's Board gives final approval to $20.6 billion oil sands expansion
  4. WorleyParsons awarded Canadian oil sands contract
  5. Jacobs Receives EPC Contract From Suncor Energy
  6. Suncor Energy finalizes strategic alliance with Total E&P Canada Ltd
  7. Canada: Total sells its 49% interest in the Voyageur Upgrader project to partner Suncor Energy

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License