What is Long Lake Light Synthetic crude?

Long Lake Light Synthetic is a light sweet synthetic crude produced from the Nexen/OPTI Long Lake Upgrader immediately southeast of Fort McMurray, Alberta. All bitumen fed to the upgrader is produced from SAGD operations. PSC is a classic bottomless blend of hydrotreated naphtha, distillate and gasoil produced from a hydrocracker based upgrader facility.

Light Ends Summary

Property (vol%)Most Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
C3- 0.02 0.03 0.03 0.03
Butanes 1.76 1.94 1.94 1.43
Pentanes 2.93 3.24 3.17 2.52
Hexanes 4.39 4.63 4.69 4.06
Heptanes 5.28 5.23 5.41 4.92
Octanes 7.29 7.17 7.44 6.82
Nonanes 6.06 6.14 6.30 5.72
Decanes 2.81 2.72 2.69 2.50

BTEX

Property (vol%)Most Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
Benzene 0.22 0.19 0.21 0.16
Toluene 0.68 0.56 0.60 0.48
Ethyl Benzene 0.32 0.28 0.29 0.24
Xylenes 0.96 0.85 0.91 0.77

Distillation

TBP ASTM D2892 & D5236
HTSD ASTM D7169

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Most Recent Sample Comments:
PSC-017, Dec 6, 2015

Last 6 Samples

Long Lake Light Synthetic was consistent with historical data. Typical simulated distillation results are included.

Basic Analysis

PropertyMost Recent Sample6 Month Average1 Year Average5 Year Average
Density (kg/m3) 834.3 836.1 833.2 836.7
Gravity (oAPI) 37.9 37.7 38.2 37.5
Sulphur (wt%) 0.11 0.20 0.18 0.10
MCR (wt%) 0.10 0.28 0.23 0.11
Nickel (mg/L) - - - 0.2
Vanadium (mg/L) - - - 1.5
Olefins (wt%) - - - ND

*ND indicates a tested value below the instrument threshold.
1 Reference temperatures can be found here

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