Nov 17, 2017 Mural expansion celebrates Syncrude's recent milestones In 2013, a mural was installed in the hallway at Syncrude's main administration building at our Mildred Lake site to help capture and display major milestones in our history. It added a welcome splash of colour and a way for employees to celebrate past Syncrude successes.
Oct 24, 2017 Syncrude releases report on sustainability performance and responsible development Syncrude has released its 2016 Sustainability Report, highlighting the company’s performance in key areas such environment and safety, Indigenous and employee relations, community support and economic impact. As well, this year’s edition reviews the 2016 wildfire and the company’s response to ensure the well-being of employees and the local region.
Sep 15, 2017 Syncrude sets 2017 United Way fundraising goal at $2.11 million Syncrude's 2017 United Way Employee Campaign is officially underway. Employees, United Way representatives, partner agencies and local leaders gathered Tuesday, September 12, at the Frank Spragins Centre to highlight the importance of the campaign and announce our 2017 goal. A $530,000 corporate donation was made towards our target of raising $2.11 million across the company.
Jul 17, 2017 No Silos Here: Syncrude uses collaborative research to solve oil sands challenges Understanding the science behind oil sands mining, processing and reclamation has been a decades-long commitment for Syncrude – one of Canada’s largest oil sands operators and one of only a few with a dedicated research and development facility.
Jun 27, 2017 On the cutting edge: Syncrude marks 40 years of mining When Mervin Loder started at Syncrude in 1986 as a heavy equipment operator, massive draglines and bucketwheels fed miles of conveyor belts loaded with dry oil sand. They snaked their way from the east and west pits of Base Mine to Extraction. The only constant he’s seen in the next 31 years has been change.