An in-depth look at how in situ oil sands development has evolved

The past, present and future of in situ bitumen recovery More →

Alberta Energy Regulator defers SAGD decisions during technical review

Regulator believes there's a higher risk of seepage in shallow thermal oil sands projects More →

Waterworks: Axine looks to make SAGD water treatment more affordable

Treating wastewater in SAGD operations is a costly business. Is that about to change? More →

Going Sideways: Horizontal Evaporators in SAGD

IDE Technologies Ltd. took a vertical SAGD evaporator and tipped it over More →

Osum Oil Sands Corp. gets regulatory nod for Taiga

Additional financing needed to sanction 35,000 bpd SAGD project More →

SAGD extraction set to play a larger role in oil sands

The prevailing image of the oil sands is of monstrous trucks and backhoes, scraping the resource off the ground in northern Alberta. But change is afoot in the bitumen business More →

In situ production growing – but beware of reservoir quality

Not all reservoirs are created equal, Peters & Co. warns More →