Synthetic Sweet Blend

What is Synthetic Sweet Blend?

Synthetic Sweet Blend is a combination of Suncor Synthetic A and Syncrude Sweet Premium. This typical light sweet synthetic crude is a bottomless blend of hydrotreated naphtha, distillate, and gasoil fractions.

Most Recent Sample Comments

SYN-862, Oct 20, 2017

Density was slightly increased while BTEX and C5 x C9 contents were decreased for the October sample of Synthetic Sweet Blend. Merged simulated distillation results showed a smaller naphtha fraction and larger gas oil compared to historical averages.

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)

867.7

861.3

862.0

859.8

Gravity (oAPI)

31.4

32.7

32.5

32.9

Sulphur (wt%)

0.17

0.18

0.19

0.18

MCR (wt%)

0.10

0.13

0.11

0.14

Nickel (mg/kg)

-

ND

ND

0.2

Vanadium (mg/kg)

-

0.8

0.5

1.0


*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-

0.10

0.07

0.07

0.09

Butanes

2.53

2.00

1.99

2.06

Pentanes

1.87

2.61

2.62

2.51

Hexanes

2.42

3.14

3.07

3.39

Heptanes

2.52

3.14

3.34

3.54

Octanes

2.11

2.56

2.54

3.61

Nonanes

1.80

2.00

2.11

2.90

Decanes

-

-

-

1.86


BTEX

Property (vol%)

Most Recent Sample

6 Month Average

1 Year Average

5 Year Average

Benzene

0.06

0.09

0.08

0.11

Toluene

0.21

0.27

0.27

0.32

Ethyl Benzene

0.10

0.12

0.12

0.15

Xylenes

0.35

0.45

0.45

0.52


Distillation

TBP

ASTM D2892 & D5236

HTSD

ASTM D7169