Muskeg River

Project Muskeg River
Operator Shell Albian Sands
Ownership Chevron Canada Resources 20%
Marathon Oil Corporation 20%
Royal Dutch Shell plc 60%
Location 10-15-095-10W4
Technology Surface Mining
Bitumen Capacity (bbls/day) 155,000
Mining production rates (bbls/day) 2015
Mining production rates (bbls/day) 2014 132,227
Mining production rates (bbls/day) 2013 136,633

Project location and leases in close vicinity

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Project partner Marathon Oil says that planned turnarounds at the base upgrader and Muskeg River mine were completed on time and on budget in Q2, as well as unplanned downtime at the expansion upgrader.

Operating phases

Phase Start Year Capacity Status
Commercial 2002 155,000 Operating

Future phases

Phase Start Year Capacity Status
Expansion & Debottlenecking TBD 115,000 Approved