Syncrude is one of the largest operators in Canada’s oil sands industry, with a more than 50-year history of innovation & responsible operations. Based in Fort McMurray, Alberta, and with a large research and development facility in Edmonton, Syncrude pioneered many of the technologies used today in the industry, including an expanding suite of techniques to improve environmental and economic performance.
Syncrude is a recognized leader in Aboriginal Relations; it is one of Canada’s largest employers of Aboriginal people and does significant procurement with Aboriginal firms.
Principal Fields of Activity
Production of light, sweet crude oil from the oil sands, with a capacity of 350,000 barrels per day.
Locations in Alberta
Fort McMurray: Operating sites Edmonton: R&D Centre Calgary: Satellite office
Number of Employees
Syncrude Canada Ltd.
PO Bag 4009 Maildrop X204, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 3L1
Contact: Peter Read, Vice President, Joint Venture Effectiveness Project
Syncrude Canada Ltd. is a Tier 1 member of the Alberta Chamber of Resources