Latest heavy crude oil Stories

2014-06-18 08:22:57

CALGARY, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - James Robson, President and CE0 of Petro Motion Inc., announced today that the Alberta Company has entered into negotiations with a consortium of Chinese oil firms for the exclusive rights to distribute Petro Motion's patented EZ Flow additive in Asia. "We met with the delegation during the Global Petroleum Show in Calgary and they immediately saw the potential," says Robson. "They have heavy oil issues similar to Alberta. They have begun the due...

2014-06-05 08:22:40

Petro Motion Inc. seeks partner for industrial EZ Flow test CALGARY, June 5, 2014 /CNW/ - James Robson, President and CE0 Petro Motion Inc., announced today that a field trial of the company's patented EZ Flow additive has validated laboratory findings demonstrating significant savings opportunities in heavy oil shipments. "The results strengthen the belief that our environmentally sustainable solution for getting more oil to market more efficiently is on the mark," he says....

2014-05-20 12:24:38

Petro Motion Inc. looking to test EZ Flow proof of concept CALGARY, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - With oil sands production surging, and pipelines operating at near capacity, Canada's oil industry needs to explore alternatives to get its product to market. New pipelines are under development and more oil is being shipped by rail, but an Alberta start-up believes a sustainable chemistry solution could quickly increase oil capacity by cutting the amount of diluents used to keep the...

2014-05-07 16:33:07

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Refining Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refinerieshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/exploration_production/refining_industry_outlook_south_central_america_2015.htmlRefining Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating...

2014-03-07 23:04:03

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Asphaltene and Paraffin Inhibitors markets. Global market for Asphaltene and Paraffin Inhibitors is projected to reach US$1.0 billion by 2020, driven by increasing oil exploration and production activities and growing emphasis on paraffin and asphaltene control systems against a backdrop of increased heavy grade crude oil production. San Jose, California (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn - Globally, crude oil...

2013-06-25 19:14:43

Diluted bitumen has no greater likelihood of accidental pipeline release than other crude oils, says a new report from the National Research Council.  The committee that wrote the report found that diluted bitumen has physical and chemical properties within the range of other crude oils and that no aspect of its transportation by pipeline would make it more likely than other crude oils to cause an accidental release.  The committee was not asked to address whether the consequences of a...

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