Watch the Opportunity Crudes Management Seminar (OCMS) series on July 1, 2017.
Opportunity Crude Management Seminar (OCMS)
Come to check out our 45-minute tutorial videos on challenges and opportunities of processing opportunity crudes or price-advantaged crudes
Provide the latest information and insightful knowledge that allows you to make better and informed decisions at work
The OCMS series is free-of-charge, but registration is required. Sign up today by clicking here
The title of the first monthly seminar starting on July 1 is "What's in your crudes?"
Discuss the sources of non-metal contaminants (e.g. S, N. Cl, P, and methanol) in crude oil focusing on problems and the latest analytical techniques and equipment
The next seminar will be on metal contaminants.
Syncrude upgrade maintenance extended. 2017-06-22
Suncor Energy Inc. said ongoing maintenance work at its 350K-b/d Syncrude upgrader in northern Alberta has been extended...
$45/bbl: red line for US shale production. 2017-06-21
US shale producers may have outdone themselves—again. As WTI prices dipped below $45/bbl, sources wondered whether generous capex hikes ...
Heavy crude OSPs reverse course in April. 2017-04-25
Official Selling Prices (OSPs) for select heavy grades were set lower for April, following several months of upward momentum. Iranian Heavy remained at the top of the chart...
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Prices below are settled prices at the end of yesterday or last trading day
US coking, cracking margins slide in Feb. 2017-04-25
Coking and cracking margins on the Gulf Coast dropped in Feb., following two months of increases. Also, coking and cracking margins...
A keynote presentation by Guy Caruso of CSIS.
Geographically, oil quality is different in various regions, though medium and sour grade was predominant on a worldwide basis from 2000 to 2015...Read more
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