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Company namePetro-Canada
Company typeSubsidiary
Industryoil and gas industry
SuccessorSuncor Energy
FoundedOttawa, Ontario (1975)
HeadquartersCalgary, Alberta
Key peopleRon Brenneman, President & CEO
Production output oil, natural gas, petrochemicals
RevenueC$18.911 billion (2006)
Employees4,514 (2008)
ParentSuncor Energy

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Petro-Canada was a crown corporation of Canada in the field of oil and natural gas. It was headquartered in the Petro-Canada Centre in Calgary, Alberta. In August, 2009, Petro-Canada merged with Suncor Energy, a deal in which Suncor investors received approximately 60 per cent ownership of the combined company and Petro-Canada investors received approximately 40 percent. The combined company retained the Suncor Energy name for upstream operations and uses the Petro-Canada brand nationwide for downstream retail operations.

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