Premium Conventional Heavy

What is Premium Conventional Heavy?

Premium Conventional Heavy is a mixture of Bow River, Western Canadian Blend, and Fosterton. Crude streams were selected for this pool based on their smaller resid fraction compared to other conventionally produced heavy crudes.

Most Recent Sample Comments

PCH-958, Oct 11, 2017

Premium Conventional Heavy saw slightly elevated density, sulphur, TAN, and metals in the October sample. Typical merged simulated distillation results are included.

Last 6 Samples // Monthly Reports

Enbridge Pooled Crude Quality Specification

Pooled crudes at Superior are subject to quality specifications set by Enbridge. Test methods employed, typical results, testing frequency, and mitigation/penalty details can be found from the most recent document available here. Contact Enbridge Pipelines directly for additional information regarding pooled crude quality requirements.



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Basic Analysis

Property

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Density (kg/m3)

932.3

926.3

925.7

924.9

Gravity (oAPI)

20.2

21.1

21.2

21.4

Sulphur (wt%)

3.60

3.29

3.26

3.19

MCR (wt%)

10.40

10.37

10.26

10.03

Sediment (ppmw)

-

315

362

308

TAN (mgKOH/g)

1.10

1.08

0.99

0.85

Salt (ptb)

-

10.0

11.3

13.8

Nickel (mg/kg)

56.0

49.2

48.3

49.1

Vanadium (mg/kg)

138.0

115.8

111.7

114.9

Olefins (wt%)

-

ND

ND

ND


*ND indicates a tested value below the instrument threshold.


DHA Analysis


Attribute

Value

Initial Boiling Point ( oC )

-0.5

Flash Point ( oC )

< -30

Class

3

Packing Group

1

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Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

C3-

0.07

0.10

0.10

0.11

Butanes

2.00

2.35

2.25

2.00

Pentanes

5.09

5.80

5.43

4.99

Hexanes

4.03

4.13

3.85

3.94

Heptanes

2.70

3.04

3.15

3.07

Octanes

1.93

1.93

1.76

2.41

Nonanes

1.20

1.32

1.32

1.74

Decanes

-

-

-

0.93


BTEX

Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Benzene

0.13

0.11

0.10

0.10

Toluene

0.30

0.24

0.23

0.21

Ethyl Benzene

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.08

Xylenes

0.37

0.30

0.30

0.29


Distillation

TBP

ASTM D2892 & D5236

HTSD

ASTM D7169