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Acquisition Announcement

23-Aug-2017

(Calgary, AB) – On August 23, 2017 Field Upgrading completed the asset purchase of Ceramatec Inc. ’s remaining Upgrading and NaSICON Assets. Ceramatec Inc. has been a pioneer in research and development in a variety of technologies. This acquisition gives Field Upgrading the best tools to produce the ceramic membranes utilized in our DSU™ process and has complete ownership of the full spectrum of intellectual property associated with the DSU™ process.   Ceramatec has been Field Upgrading's technic...

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Field Upgrading Receives Funding for CLEAN SEAS™ Demonstration Project

11-May-2017

(Calgary, AB) – In a time of uncertainty in the oil and gas sector, Field Upgrading Limited is confident their CLEAN SEAS™ project is a made in Canada solution to a global issue. The Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta agree, as they both announce funding for the CLEAN SEAS™ project today. Field Upgrading is an innovation leader in the energy business. Their DSU™ technology removes sulphur and metals from heavy oils and refinery bottoms to produce a direct-to-market, clean marine fuel ...

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Field Upgrading welcomes new President and CEO

10-Apr-2017

The Field Upgrading board is very pleased to welcome Lorraine Mitchelmore as the incoming President and CEO. Lorraine is a familiar, and revered name in the oil and gas industry, bringing with her over three decades of broad global executive experience with major companies such as Shell, BHP and Chevron. In her last role with Shell Canada, she was President and Country chair as well as Executive Vice President of Shell Americas Heavy Oil business. Most recently, Lorraine co-founded and co-chaired Sma...

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Field Upgrading’s Journey to First Oil Celebrated With Pilot Plant Showcase

15-Jun-2016

(Fort Saskatchewan, AB) – Innovation is the key to success in the ever-changing energy sector. Field Upgrading is an innovation leader in the energy business, creating Solutions and Alberta Innovates – Energy and Environment upgrading technology that removes sulphur in a process that is cheaper than conventional process involves mixing elemental molten sodium with high sulphur feedstock to produce a low a novel heavy oil technologies and has fewer emissions. Field Upgrad...

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Field Upgrading Receives Provincial Funding For Novel Upgrading Technology

30-Jul-2013

CALGARY, ALBERTA – (March 20, 2013) – Field Upgrading has been selected by Alberta Innovates – Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) to receive $500,000 in funding toward the commercialization of a new upgrading technology that could see more of Alberta’s bitumen upgraded in the province. CALGARY, ALBERTA – (March 20, 2013) – Field Upgrading has been selected by Alberta Innovates – Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) to receive $500,000 in funding toward the commercialization of a new upgrad...

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