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) 2013
January – December
136,633
Mining production rates (bbls/day) 2012 128,233
Mining production rates (bbls/day) 2011 127,452

Project location and leases in close vicinity

(neighbouring leases may be owned by the operator, a partner, or competitor. Click on lease for details.)

Minority partner Marathon Oil Corporation says its income from the Athabasca Oil Sands Project was significantly lower in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to the third quarter of 2013, primarily as a result of lower price realizations.

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