Oil & Gas

Oil sands

We provide specialist process engineering services including detailed EPCM services to the oil sands energy market, maintaining our focus on the sustainability of our energy resources and the reduction of our global footprint.

Our project experience in oils sands is concentrated in the areas of SAGD bitumen production, oil sands upgrading, midstream operations and CO2 capture, in addition to providing process services support in other key areas:

Existing assets

We work closely with operations, maintenance, and process staff on plant troubleshooting, closing of heat and material balances, development of optimisation and de-bottlenecking projects, plant monitoring systems, preparation of scoping studies and DBMs for expansion projects and process design for EPC companies.

Business development

We provide technical input for new business opportunities, such as setting up and running economic models, developing process flow diagrams, heat and material balances, high-level capital and operating costs, identifying operating risks and supporting contract negotiations.

New technologies

We evaluate new technologies for owner companies and investors, including working with licensors that have proven and unproven technologies. Our rigorous analysis of technologies allows us to provide feedback on areas of risk and how to modify designs to improve operability and reliability.