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CRIN's Project Cafe is a weekly series featuring the projects awarded funding in the CRIN $80 million oil and gas technology competitions.
Click on the project titles to learn more about them.
June 8, 2023: Reducing Environmental Footprint Technology Competition - Novel Hydrocarbon Extraction Projects
Link to register:
This panel will be moderated by: Stephen Arseniuk, CRIN Novel Hydrocarbon Extraction Theme Lead
Project Title: Accelerated Advancement of a Dimethyl Ether (DME) Assisted In Situ Bitumen Recovery Process
Presented by: Haibo Huang, InnoTech Alberta
Project Title: Mannville Enhanced Hydrogen Recovery Project
Presented by: Rob Sturgess, Cvictus Inc.
Project Title: Non-Aqueous Extraction (NAE) Field Demonstration Unit
Presented by: Jiwon Lee, Syncrude
Project Title: Improving Natural Gas Field-Compressor Efficiency
Presented by: Victor Juchymenko, Great Northern Power Corp.
Key Resources: Available Post Event
- Watch a recorded version of the June 8, 2023 webinar
June 1, 2023: Reducing Environmental Footprint Technology Competition - Water Projects
Link to register: https://bit.ly/42ZwqOV
This panel will be moderated by: Adele Zenide, CRIN Water Technology Development Theme Lead
Project Title: High Saline Produced Water Treatment with Ultrafiltration
Presented by: Justin Gregoire, ARC Resources
Project Title: HipVap IFSG Commercial Pilot Demo
Presented by: Jacob Denis, Jane Cavanagh, Scovan Innovations Inc.
Project Title: Solar-Activated Water treatment to Accelerate Oil Sands Process-Affected Water Return
Presented by: Zac Young, H2nanO Inc.
Key Resources: Available Post Event
- Watch a recorded version of the June 1, 2023 webinar
May 25, 2023: Reducing Environmental Footprint Technology Competition - Methane Projects
Link to register: https://bit.ly/3Mmm9ac
This panel will be moderated by: Marc Godin, CRIN Methane Monitoring, Quantification and Abatement Theme Lead
Project Title: Simple Methane Elimination Using Nitrogen
Presented by: Jacqueline Peterson, Kathairos Solutions Inc.
Project Title: A Cost-effective and Accurate End-to-end Multi-Sensor Digital Platform for Methane Detection, Quantification, Monitoring, Reporting and Prediction
Presented by: Steve Liang, SensorUp Inc.
Project Title: 1 KWe Gas Wellhead Remote Power Unit
Presented by: Maarten Elferink, Etalim Inc.
- Watch a recorded version of the May 25, 2023 webinar
May 11, 2023: Digital Oil and Gas Technology Competition - Digital Projects
This panel was moderated by: Marc Godin, CRIN Methane Monitoring, Quantification and Abatement Theme Lead
Project Title: Automated Wildlife Detection & RoBird (Drone Ornithopter) Deterrence System (AWDNRDS)
Presented by: Jordan Cicoria, AERIUM Analytics
Project Title: Intelligent Robotic Inspection: Contact-Based Inspection using Tethered Flying Robots
Presented by: Kieran Boyd, Avestec
Project Title: Machine Learning for False Positive Elimination in Continuous Methane
Presented by: Monica Sippola, Kuva Systems
Project Title: Emissions Reduction Through Continuous Monitoring and AI
Presented by: Taryn Humphreys, Qube Technologies
Project Title: AI Driven, IoT Connected Worker Solution for Better Safety, Productivity, and Environmental Performance
Presented by: Jack Bogart, SensorUp Inc.
Project Title: Digital Twinning Legacy Facilities - Unified Data for Environments, Safety & Productivity Improvements
Presented by: Trevor Macmaster, VEERUM Inc.
Project Title: Field Demonstration of AI Powered Predictive Emissions Monitoring Systems (PEMSs)
Presented by: Ling Bai, VL Energy
- Watch a recorded version of the May 11, 2023 webinar
May 4, 2023: Reducing Environmental Footprint Technology Competition - Land Projects
This panel will be moderated by: Katie Howes, Novel Land and Wellsite Remediation Theme Lead
Project Title: EcoSeis: Environmental Footprint Reduction for Subsurface Exploration Programs
Presented by: Andrea Crook, OptiSeis Solutions Ltd.
Project Title: Testing Alternate Products in Place of Cement for Well Decommissioning and Remediation
Presented by: Fred Wassmuth, Innotech Alberta
- Watch a recorded version of the May 4, 2023 webinar