Big Project 1

SABER Petrochemical Refinery


  • This Sarnia-Lambton petrochemical refinery is designed to add value to bitumen from the oil sands
  • Built on Sarnia-Lambton’s century-long petroleum know-how
  • The first of ten new bitumen value-add refineries needed in Canada
  Please click here for more details on the SABER Petrochemical Refinery Project

Value-Added Controversy Continues

Debaters Jim Stanford and Andrew Leach debated the following resolution at The Big Debate, May 5-6, 2015:

“Be it resolved that provincial and federal governments in Canada should take pro-active measures to encourage greater refining and processing of Canada’s petroleum resources within Canada than would occur through private market decisions alone.”

Click here for our Press Release of the debate.

The North American Refining Conference - 2015

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Click here to view a PDF on the Sarnia-Lambton SABER Project
Click here for founding sponsors to the SABER Petrochemical Refinery

SABER Project: GHG Implications

Click here to read SABER GHG briefing notes

The Bowman Centre, Western Sarnia-Lambton Research Park, 1086 Modeland Road, Sarnia, ON N7S 6L2 • 519-383-8303