Christina Dilbit Blend

What is Christina Dilbit Blend?

Christina Dilbit Blend (CDB) is a diluted bitumen produced at the jointly owned Cenovus Energy Inc. and ConocoPhillips Christina Lake SAGD facility located about 120 km south of Fort McMurray. CDB is shipped on the Athabasca Pipeline to Hardisty area terminals where it has access to multiple downstream trunklines.

Most Recent Sample Comments

CDB-402, Oct 2, 2017

Metals, pentanes, and hexanes were marginally reduced in the October sample of Christina Dilbit Blend. Typical simulated distillation results are included.

Last 6 Samples // Monthly Reports



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Basic Analysis

Property

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Density (kg/m3)

927.0

925.4

922.8

923.2

Gravity (oAPI)

21.0

21.3

21.7

21.7

Sulphur (wt%)

4.00

3.95

3.92

3.89

MCR (wt%)

10.70

10.90

10.71

10.51

Sediment (ppmw)

118

157

183

110

TAN (mgKOH/g)

1.60

1.68

1.66

1.58

Salt (ptb)

4.9

5.5

5.7

6.5

Nickel (mg/kg)

65.5

66.3

68.9

70.7

Vanadium (mg/kg)

164.0

167.0

172.6

182.9

Olefins (wt%)

-

-

-

0.3


Light Ends Summary


Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

C3-

0.05

0.04

0.04

0.04

Butanes

1.06

1.07

1.04

0.88

Pentanes

8.56

9.94

10.45

10.04

Hexanes

5.53

5.96

6.22

6.33

Heptanes

3.22

3.10

3.23

3.53

Octanes

1.98

1.69

1.73

1.90

Nonanes

1.14

0.91

0.91

0.97

Decanes

0.62

0.47

0.46

0.45


BTEX

Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Benzene

0.17

0.19

0.20

0.22

Toluene

0.23

0.27

0.29

0.33

Ethyl Benzene

0.02

0.03

0.03

0.03

Xylenes

0.24

0.21

0.23

0.24


Distillation

TBP

ASTM D2892 & D5236

HTSD

ASTM D7169