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Canadian Natural Resources Provides Update On The Scotford Upgrader


Wednesday, 1 May 2019 

May 1 (Reuters) - Canadian Natural Resources Ltd ::CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES LIMITED PROVIDES UPDATE ON THE SCOTFORD UPGRADER.CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES - FOLLOW UP REPORT ON EVENT WHICH OCCURRED AT SCOTFORD UPGRADER, IN WHICH CO HAS A 70% INTEREST, ON MONDAY APRIL 15, 2019.CANADIAN NATURAL - SHELL CANADA WITH STRATHCONA COUNTY SERVICES RESPONDED TO FIRE AT SCOTFORD UPGRADER, WHILE IT WAS BEING SHUT DOWN FOR MAINTENANCE.FIRE WAS PROMPTLY EXTINGUISHED, ALL PERSONNEL WERE ACCOUNTED FOR, AND THERE WERE NO REPORTED INJURIES.CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES - UPON COMPLETION OF MAINTENANCE, MAY AND JUNE AVERAGE GROSS PRODUCTION AT ALBIAN MINES TARGETED TO BE ABOUT 245,000 BBL/D.CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES-FIRE WAS CONTAINED TO PROCESS FURNACE IN NORTH UPGRADER, WHILE OPERATIONS AT BASE UPGRADER PLANT WERE NOT IMPACTED BY FIRE.CANADIAN NATURAL - PLANNED 38 DAY TURNAROUND AT SCOTFORD UPGRADER, IT WILL RUN AT RESTRICTED GROSS PROCESSING RATE OF ABT 200,000 BBL/D OF SCO..INVESTIGATION AND PLANNED MAINTENANCE ACTIVITIES CONTINUE ON NORTH UPGRADER.