Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Koch Oil Sands Operating ULC (KOSO) is general partner for Koch Exploration Canada, L.P. (KECLP) and managing partner for Koch Oil Sands GP (KOS). KECLP
is focused on the acquisition, development and trading of bitumen and heavy oil leases and properties that require thermal and other tertiary production techniques in Alberta. KOS focuses on bitumen, heavy oil, conventional oil and natural gas development and production in Western Canada.
KOSO and its affiliates have had an active presence in Alberta for more than 40 years, and have concentrated on heavy oil and bitumen assets for more than 20 years. Currently, KOSO has a large inventory of oil sands leases and a small number of petroleum and natural gas leases in Alberta.