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2014-05-13 08:24:35

Syncrude Canada and IAMGOLD get top nods for inaugural TSM Awards OTTAWA, May 13, 2014 /CNW/ - For their innovative projects that raise the bar for corporate responsibility in the Canadian mining sector, Syncrude Canada and IAMGOLD Corporation were recognized with inaugural Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Awards yesterday at the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) Awards Gala in Vancouver. IAMGOLD Corporation was recognized with the TSM Community...

2012-07-18 23:03:35

The Accipiter® Bird Protection Radar System recently installed at Syncrude Canada Ltd. facilities north of Fort McMurray, Alberta, is the largest and most sophisticated radar-based bird protection system ever deployed. This advanced radar technology is developed and manufactured by Canadian company, Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc. based in Niagara, Ontario. Niagara, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 The same advanced radar technology that helps keep birds and planes apart at...

2009-09-15 12:33:40

Oil giant Syncrude Canada Ltd. filed a not guilty plea in an Alberta court Tuesday to charges it was responsible for killing more than 1,600 ducks last year. The company faces both federal and provincial charges in an April 2008 incident in which dead ducks were found in a toxic oil tailings pond, the Globe and Mail reported. Initially, it was reported 500 ducks had been killed by the oily pollutants, but the toll rose to 1,603 after officials found many of the dead fowl had sunk beneath the...

2009-06-09 19:00:00

All figures below gross to Syncrude unless otherwise indicated. CALGARY, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (TSX - COS.UN) - Canadian Oil Sands Trust ("Canadian Oil Sands") today reported that the planned turnaround of Coker 8-3 has been completed with Syncrude production ramping up. During the turnaround modifications also were made to the coker with the aim of improving yield and run length. The Coker 8-3 turnaround began on March 17, 2009 and was expected to take approximately two months to...

2009-04-29 14:36:00

All financial figures are unaudited and in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. TSX - COS.UN CALGARY, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Canadian Oil Sands Trust ("Canadian Oil Sands", the "Trust" or "we") today announced first quarter 2009 cash from operating activities of $50 million ($0.10 per Unit) compared with $441 million ($0.92 per Unit) in the same quarter in 2008. Net income for the quarter was $43 million ($0.09 per Unit) compared with $298 million ($0.62 per...

2009-04-27 11:53:00

CALGARY, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (TSX - COS.UN) - Canadian Oil Sands Trust plans to release its first quarter 2009 results and hold its annual and special meeting of Unitholders on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. (mountain daylight time) in the Ballroom of the Metropolitan Conference Centre, located at 333 Fourth Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta. A live audio Web cast of the meeting can be accessed from Canadian Oil Sands' Web site at: http://www.cos-trust.com. An archived version...

2009-03-23 15:37:00

CALGARY, March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (TSX - COS.UN) - Canadian Oil Sands Trust ("Canadian Oil Sands") today announced that it has filed the results of the independent evaluation of its reserves and a review of its resources for the Syncrude Project leases at December 31, 2008 with the Canadian securities administrators on the SEDAR web site. This information also has been posted on Canadian Oil Sands' web site at: http://www.cos-trust.com/investor/Financials/default.aspx. Based on an...


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