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Kearl oil sands project begins planned maintenance in Sept.

Kearl oil sands

Imperial Oil did not give release any details on production impact at the Kearl oil sands project during maintenance.  Imperial Oil image.

Kearl oil sands project maintenance to last around five weeks

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Imperial Oil‘s Kearl oil sands project in northern Alberta will start planned maintenance next month, two sources said on Wednesday.

Both sources said the company was in the process of bringing more workers on site for the maintenance, with one source adding it was expected to last around five weeks.

There were no details on the expected production impact on the 210,000 barrel per day project.

(Reporting by Nia Williams and Catherine Ngai; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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