What is Midale crude?

Midale is a conventionally produced medium sour crude gathered from batteries in southeastern Saskatchewan and southwestern Manitoba. Midale is considered a benchmark medium sour crude (daily price postings are available for Midale on the Internet).

Light Ends Summary

Property (vol%)Most Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
C3- 0.65 0.47 0.37 0.36
Butanes 4.26 4.10 2.82 1.77
Pentanes 3.39 2.94 2.66 2.52
Hexanes 6.20 5.64 5.44 5.38
Heptanes 6.62 5.89 5.72 5.59
Octanes 7.06 6.33 6.22 6.01
Nonanes 5.05 4.92 5.07 4.88
Decanes 2.59 2.51 2.70 2.40

BTEX

Property (vol%)Most Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
Benzene 0.68 0.69 0.72 0.76
Toluene 0.90 0.90 0.97 1.02
Ethyl Benzene 0.56 0.54 0.57 0.57
Xylenes 0.64 0.53 0.56 0.56

Distillation

TBP ASTM D2892 & D5236
HTSD ASTM D7169

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Most Recent Sample Comments:
MSM-005, Jan 31, 2018

Last 6 Samples

Midale saw notably reduced density, sulphur, MCR, and metals while light ends were increased in the January sample.

Basic Analysis

PropertyMost Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
Density (kg/m3) 846.3 857.0 864.0 872.0
Gravity (oAPI) 35.5 33.5 32.2 30.6
Sulphur (wt%) 1.70 1.99 2.10 2.22
MCR (wt%) 4.00 4.48 4.81 5.17
Sediment (ppmw) 226 283 258 345
TAN (mgKOH/g) 0.18 0.14 0.16 0.18
Salt (ptb) 10.9 7.1 8.1 29.1
Nickel (mg/L) 9.3 11.2 11.4 15.5
Vanadium (mg/L) 16.9 19.6 20.3 28.8
1 Reference temperatures can be found here

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