Suncor Energy operates the Edmonton I coking refinery, which is located in Alberta, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated coking owned by Suncor Energy. The refinery started operations in 1971 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 9.8. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 146
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 48
Coking (mbd): 25
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 41
Hydrocracker (mbd): 21
Reformer (mbd): 12
Hydrotreater (mbd): 146
Alkylation (mbd): 15
Isomerization (mbd): 9

The capacity of the Edmonton I refinery is expected to remain the same as 146mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Edmonton I refinery coking is expected to witness an estimated $0.27m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Edmonton I coking refinery

The Edmonton I refinery coking witnessed nine incidents during the period 2017-2022.

Upcoming expansion project at Edmonton I coking refinery

Hydrogen Plant

About Suncor Energy

Suncor Energy Inc (Suncor) is an exploration and production company that mainly focuses on the development of Athabasca oil sands. It carries out development and up gradation of oil sands; offshore and onshore oil and gas production; refining of crude oil and marketing of petroleum and petrochemical products. The company generates power through renewable energy sources. Suncor produces bitumen blends, gasoline, asphalt, diesel, sweet and sour crude oil, chemicals, heavy fuel and home heating oil, petroleum coke and Sulphur. The company sells its refined petroleum products to retail, commercial and industrial customers under Petro-Canada and Sunoco brand. Suncor is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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