Syncrude is one of the largest oil sands companies in Alberta. We have a long history of responsible operations, energy innovation and a strong commitment to the environment.

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Syncrude set to mark 55 years of advancing oil sands science

Jul 17, 2019

The Syncrude Research and Development Centre in Edmonton is celebrating its 25th birthday in 2019. While truly a time for celebration, this milestone is also an opportunity to reflect on R&D's contributions to advancing science, technologies and innovation behind Canada’s oil sands industry over more than five decades.

A Look Back: ‘Discovery’ Dragline was a Towering Presence in Syncrude Mine

Jul 08, 2019

Lorne Wyatt used to climb to the top of the dragline boom or the mast every dayshift, to a metal grated perch more than 180 feet above the mine.


Sustainability Report

The sustainability report provides an overview of our performance in the areas of finance and economic contribution, stakeholder and employee engagement, community investment, health and safety, and environmental stewardship.