Oil Industry Video
- 09 Jul
ASPHALT RIDGE DEVELOPMENT HISTORY
ASPHALT RIDGE HISTORY
The Asphalt Ridge oil sand deposit is located approximately 4 miles Southwest of Vernal, Utah. The deposit stretches approximately 11 miles along Asphalt Ridge and contains an estimated 1.1 billion barrels of bitumen. The deposit has been identified as a potential hydrocarbon resource since the 1800’s. Since that time, numerous development concepts have been promoted to exploit the resource.
BRIEF HISTORY OF ASPHALT RIDGE DEVELOPMENT