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Horizon Mine

Horizon Mine

OPERATOR: CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES (CNRL)

Start-up: 2009
Status: Ph. 1/2 operating • Ph. 3 under construction
Capacity: 200,000 bbl/day bitumen
Product: Bitumen to Horizon upgrader
Ownership: 100% CNRL

MINING STATISTICS
FACILITY
HORIZON PHASE 1
HORIZON PHASE 2B/31
START-UP
2009
est. Q4/2017
MINING AREA
28,482 hectares
RESERVES
3.38 × 109 bbls (original)
3.10 × 109 bbls (est. remaining)
AVG ORE QUALITY
10.7% bitumen
TV:BiP Ratio = 10.4
MINE FEED
12,000 t/h nominal
12,000 t/h nominal
2015 AVERAGE
9,563 t/h @ 11.5% bitumen
n/a

2017 MONTHLY AVERAGE PLANT FEED & BITUMEN GRADE


QUARTERLY AVERAGE PLANT FEED & BITUMEN GRADE



PROCESS PLANT

HORIZON BITUMEN PRODUCTION FACILITY
FACILITY
HORIZON PHASE 1
HORIZON PHASE 2B/31
OPP
3 trains x 50% • 6,000 t/h/train
SPP Technology: Mix Box
3 trains x 50% • 6,000 t/h/train
SPP Technology: Mix Box
EXTRACTION
2 x 50%
Technology: Primary Separation Cell w/Middlings Recovery Circuit
2 x 50%
Technology: Primary Separation Cell w/Middlings Recovery Circuit
FROTH TREATMENT
Naphthenic (NFT) w/IPS + cyclones
UTILITIES
Integrated w/adjacent Horizon upgrader


PRODUCT
FACILITY
HORIZON PHASE 1
HORIZON PHASE 2B/3 1
PRODUCT
bitumen w/naphtha processed @ adjacent Horizon Upgrader
SPECS
< 3% water + solids
CAPACITY
150,000 bbl/day
150,000 bbl/day
2015 AVERAGE
145,572 bbl/day
88% bitumen recovery
n/a

2017 MONTHLY AVERAGE BITUMEN PRODUCTION & RECOVERY


QUARTERLY AVERAGE BITUMEN PRODUCTION & RECOVERY

UPDATED: JUN 29, 2017
SITE MAP: PROJECTS / MINING / HORIZON MINE
NOTES:
1 PHASE 3 UNDER CONSTRUCTION • EST. START-UP Q4/2017
SOURCES:
CNRL • HORIZON OIL SANDS
CNRL • CORPORATE PRESENTATION • JAN 2017
CNRL • 2015 STEWARDSHIP REPORT TO STAKEHOLDERS
REGULATORY FILINGS:
EUB • DECISION ON THE HORIZON MINE • JAN 2004
TAILINGS MANAGEMENT:
CNRL • MANAGING TAILINGS - HORIZON OIL SANDS MINE
CNRL • HORIZON: 2016 TAILINGS MANAGEMENT PLAN • SEP 2016
CNRL • HORIZON: 2013 TAILINGS MANAGEMENT PLAN • SEP 2012
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