With the stakes higher than ever this year, PTAC leaned into collaborative innovation and technology development to reduce costs, improve efficiencies, and mitigate environmental impact. Despite the myriad of challenges facing the industry, these efforts brought excellent results in 2020/2021. PTAC facilitated 186 projects throughout the 15-month period, including 120 new projects and 68 ongoing projects, worked with more than 250 industry experts from our diverse stakeholders, and sustained our financial position with the highest project revenue since inception. 2020/2021 has taught us that innovation alone is not enough to secure the future of our industry – collaborative innovation is our only hope.
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A Roadmap for Effective In-Situ Bitumen Exploitation
Mr. Rich Kerr has generously donated his book, titled: “A Roadmap for Effective In-Situ Bitumen Exploitation” to PTAC. The purpose and focus of the book is to investigate, evaluate and rank bitumen EOR technology for the in-situ recovery of bitumen from Alberta’s oil sand resources, including the identification of new, potentially attractive processes and equipment.
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