Grand Rapids Pipeline system consists of two parallel pipelines, approximately 425km (264 miles) in length, and a total of 850km (528 miles) of pipe, from approximately 30km (19 miles) northwest of Fort McMurray to the Edmonton area.
The Grand Rapids Pipeline system is expected to be placed in service in stages, with initial crude oil service by 2017. The full system will have an ultimate capacity to move up to 900,000 barrels per day of crude oil and 330,000 barrels per day of diluent. Alberta Energy Regulator approval October 2014. Estimated to be in service late 2017.
Located Redwater, Boyle, Athabasca County, Thorhild County, Wood Buffalo, Sturgeon County, Strathcona County, Opportunity No. 17, Lac la Biche County, Edmonton, Fort Saskatchewan