Suncor Energy says work complete on oil sands equipment

* Suncor says oil sands upgrader back in operation

* About 700 contractors worked on project

NEW YORK, Oct 17 (BestGrowthStock) – Suncor Energy Inc (SU.TO: )
(SU.N: ) says planned maintenance on one of its oil sands
upgraders was completed on schedule, with the equipment now
back in operation.

The Calgary, Alberta-based company said over the weekend
that 700 contractors helped complete the maintenance, which
began last month at operations near Fort McMurray, Alberta.

Suncor has a goal of producing 280,000 barrels of oil
equivalent per day this year.

In August, the company reported an outage at a hydrogen
reformer unit at its Alberta oil sands base plant.
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(Reporting by Ernest Scheyder, editing by Maureen Bavdek)

Suncor Energy says work complete on oil sands equipment