Welcome to Japan Canada Oil Sands Limited (JACOS)
Our corporate vision is to provide a cost effective, long term and stable hydrocarbon supply to world-wide markets as a leading in-situ oil sands producer.
As one of the companies in the forefront of SAGD (Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage) we operate the 7,000 barrels per day Hangingstone project, 50km south of Fort McMurray.
JACOS holds the rights to leases covering approximately 46,000 ha in the Athabasca region for future development. These leases include the Hangingstone, Chard, Corner and Thornbury areas which are expected to contain approximately 1.7 billion barrels of recoverable bitumen resource.
With offices at Hangingstone and in Calgary, we offer a wide range of employment opportunities in a fulfilling and challenging work environment. Read more
The current demo plant operations provide approximately 8,000 barrels per day of bitumen production. We have 19 horizontal well pairs and wells will be added as required to maintain production at between 8,000 and 10,000 barrels per day for the next 10-15 years. Read more