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Millennium & Steepbank Extension

Millennium & Steepbank Extension

OPERATOR: SUNCOR ENERGY

Start-up: 1967
Status: Operating
Capacity: 330,000 bbl/day bitumen
Product: Bitumen to upgrader
Ownership: 100% Suncor Energy

MINING STATISTICS
FACILITY1
MILLENNIUM MINE
STEEPBANK EXTENSION
START-UP
2001
2010
MINE LIFE
2010 to 2032
2011 to 2021
MINING AREA
19,155 hectares
RESERVES
4.32 × 109 bbls (original)
2.02 × 109 bbls (est. remaining)
ORE QUALITY
11.7% bitumen • 13.6% fines
TV:BiP Ratio = 9.6
11.5% bitumen • 15.0% fines
TV:BiP Ratio = 9.3
MINE FEED
14,000 t/h nominal
12,000 t/h nominal
2015 AVERAGE
19,220 t/h @ 11.4% bitumen

2017 MONTHLY AVERAGE PLANT FEED & BITUMEN GRADE


QUARTERLY AVERAGE PLANT FEED & BITUMEN GRADE



PROCESS PLANT

MILLENNIUM EXTRACTION PLANT

STEEPBANK EXTRACTION PLANT
FACILITY
BASE PLANT +
MILLENNIUM FT
MILLENNIUM
EXTRACTION
STEEPBANK
EXTRACTION
ORE PREP
decommissioned in 2010
3 trains x 50% • 6,000 t/h/train
SPP Technology: Rotary Breakers
2 trains x 50% • 6,000 t/h/train
SPP Technology: Rotary Breakers
EXTRACTION
2 trains x 50%
Primary Separation Cell w/Middlings + Tailings Bitumen Recovery Circuit
2 trains x 50%
Primary Separation Cell w/Middlings + Tailings Bitumen Recovery Circuit
FROTH TREATMENT
Naphthenic Froth Treatment (NFT):
Base Plant NFT w/centrifuges
Millennium NFT w/IPS & cyclones
n/a
UTILITIES
Integrated w/adjacent upgrader


PRODUCT
FACILITY
BASE PLANT +
MILLENNIUM FT
MILLENNIUM
EXTRACTION
STEEPBANK
EXTRACTION
PRODUCT
diluted bitumen processed at adjacent U1/2 Upgraders
bitumen froth processed at Base Plant Froth Treatment
SPECS
< 3% water + solids
60% bitumen • 30% water • 10% solids
CAPACITY
330,000 bbl/day
180,000 bbl/day
150,000 bbl/day
2015 AVERAGE
307,910 bbl/day • 93% bitumen recovery

2017 MONTHLY AVERAGE BITUMEN PRODUCTION & RECOVERY


QUARTERLY AVERAGE BITUMEN PRODUCTION & RECOVERY

UPDATED: OCT 26, 2017
SITE MAP: PROJECTS / MINING / MILLENNIUM & STEEPBANK EXTENSION
NOTES:
1 BASE PLANT LEASES 86/17 AND STEEPBANK MINE DEPLETED AND CURRENTLY UNDER RECLAMATION
SOURCES:
SUNCOR ENERGY • Q4/2016 INVESTOR PRESENTATION
SUNCOR ENERGY • Q4/2016 RESULTS
SUNCOR ENERGY • 2015 ANNUAL REPORT
REGULATORY FILINGS:
AER • DECISION 2006-112: APPROVAL OF THE NORTH STEEPBANK MINE EXPANSION AND VOYAGEUR UPGRADER • NOV 2006
AER • DECISION 2006-069: APPROVAL OF THE STEEPBANK EXTRACTION PLANT • JUNE 2006
AER • DECISION 97-1: APPROVAL OF THE PROPOSED STEEPBANK MINE DEVELOPMENT • MAY 1996
AER • DECISION 99-7: APPROVAL OF THE PROJECT MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT • JUN 1999
UNIV OF ALBERTA • SUNCOR PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION • 1998
UNIV OF ALBERTA • SUNCOR STEEPBANK: MINE APPLICATION • 1996
SUNCOR • STEEPBANK MINE PROJECT APPLICATION: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY • APR 1996
SUNCOR • PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION: SUMMARY • APR 1996
SUNCOR • PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION: EIA ASSESSMENT VOLUME 2A • APR 1996
SUNCOR • PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION: EIA ASSESSMENT VOLUME 2B • APR 1996
SUNCOR • PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION: EIA ASSESSMENT VOLUME 2C • APR 1996
SUNCOR • PROJECT MILLENNIUM APPLICATION: EIA ASSESSMENT VOLUME 2D • APR 1996
TAILINGS MANAGEMENT:
SUNCOR ENERGY • TAILINGS MANAGEMENT
SUNCOR ENERGY • REPORT ON SUSTAINABILITY 2016: TAILINGS MANAGEMENT
SUNCOR • BASE PLANT: APPLICATION FOR DRAFT TAILINGS DIRECTIVE • APR 2016
SUNCOR • BASE PLANT: 2013 ANNUAL MINE PLAN • SEP 2012
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