Access Western Blend

What is Access Western Blend?

Access Western Blend (AWB) is a heavy, high TAN dilbit produced by Devon Energy Canada and MEG Energy Corp. Production is from the Athabasca region south of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Production is generated by SAGD thermal methods. Diluent is supplied to the production sites from Edmonton and dilbit is pumped back to Edmonton on the Access Pipeline. AWB is available for upgrading in the Edmonton area, and for export on the Enbridge and Kinder Morgan systems.

Most Recent Sample Comments

AWB-407, Jul 2, 2017

Access Western Blend was consistent with historical trends in all aspects. 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)

926.0

920.5

921.5

922.3

Gravity (oAPI)

21.2

22.1

21.9

21.8

Sulphur (wt%)

3.85

3.84

3.89

3.91

MCR (wt%)

10.90

10.62

10.69

10.67

Sediment (ppmw)

107

105

108

122

TAN (mgKOH/g)

1.79

1.75

1.78

1.73

Salt (ptb)

4.0

4.4

4.5

5.5

Nickel (mg/kg)

72.4

69.6

70.0

71.8

Vanadium (mg/kg)

174.0

176.2

180.9

188.2

Olefins (wt%)

-

-

-

ND


*ND indicates a tested value below the instrument threshold.


Light Ends Summary


Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

C3-

0.04

0.08

0.07

0.06

Butanes

0.76

0.92

0.91

0.79

Pentanes

9.48

9.58

9.72

9.55

Hexanes

6.03

6.31

6.31

6.48

Heptanes

3.42

3.93

3.87

3.94

Octanes

1.94

2.48

2.38

2.28

Nonanes

1.32

1.32

1.32

1.19

Decanes

0.62

0.62

0.63

0.56


BTEX

Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Benzene

0.21

0.23

0.22

0.24

Toluene

0.35

0.43

0.40

0.40

Ethyl Benzene

0.04

0.05

0.04

0.04

Xylenes

0.29

0.40

0.36

0.32


Distillation

TBP

ASTM D2892 & D5236

HTSD

ASTM D7169