Jul 17, 2019 Syncrude set to mark 55 years of advancing oil sands science 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.
Jun 05, 2019 Make Syncrude’s Project Falcon Turnaround your first choice We’ll complete our 2019 Fall Maintenance Turnaround safely and effectively with the support of the Building Trades unions and professional skilled tradespeople. For more than 50 years, Syncrude has been one of Canada’s most trusted, stable, reliable and respected oil sands operators.
May 28, 2019 Syncrude celebrates Good Neighbours Busing Grant milestone as more than $1 million in transportation provided to Wood Buffalo-based teams and organizations in 10 years Ten years ago today Syncrude established its Good Neighbours Busing Grant. It was intended to provide youth in the Wood Buffalo region with safe transportation to sporting events, conferences, and workshops. But 515 grants and more than a million dollars later, it’s clear the program has more to offer than a ride from point A to point B.
May 21, 2019 Colouring contest reminds Syncrude employees of importance of being safe at work and home Colourful and creative drawings done by children have inspired Syncrude employees to think of safety in new ways. Myra Chippett, Senior Administrative Assistant, Maintenance Services, orchestrated a contest which involved children submitting illustrations of what safety means to them. The images serve as reminders that safety is not just contained at work, as well as ways to think think outside the box.
May 17, 2019 Syncrude preparing to commission full-scale closed circuit water return treatment demonstration project Syncrude’s full-scale closed circuit water return demonstration project will start operating this summer, 14 years after initial research began on treating mine water using petroleum coke.
Apr 30, 2019 Fort McMurray votes for the Hub to receive $10,000 Syncrude donation Thousands of Fort McMurray residents left last weekend’s Spring Show & Market not only with new products and accessories, but the feeling they helped out a worthy cause. Syncrude was proud to promote three local non-profit organizations as well as give attendees the chance for vote for which should receive a $10,000 donation.