Remembering Syncrude Canada Manager Terry Ukrainec
The community of Fort McMurray, Alberta is mourning the sudden passing of Terry Ukrainec on October 17, 2023. Ukrainec was the Manager of Major Projects Execution at Syncrude Canada and left a meaningful impact through his contributions to the oil sands industry.
Terry Ukrainec spent his career working in pivotal roles focused on major projects and operations in Fort McMurray’s energy sector. He previously worked for TJACK before retiring and taking on a leadership position with Syncrude Canada.
Ukrainec’s vast expertise and commitment to excellence in managing complex initiatives made him an invaluable asset. His passion for the field was combined with deep care for his team and community.
While details of his passing are unclear, Terry Ukrainec leaves a profound professional legacy through his work strengthening the oil sands industry in Alberta. His efforts supported countless colleagues over the years, both at TJACK and Syncrude Canada.
The outpouring of condolences from coworkers speaks to the relationships Ukrainec nurtured and knowledge he imparted. He elevated all those around him through his experience and caring nature.
Though gone too soon, Terry Ukrainec’s impact persists through those carrying his memory forward. His technical contributions and community-focused spirit live on through their work. Ukrainec made a difference.
The Fort McMurray community stands with Ukrainec’s grieving loved ones during this difficult time. His dedication to supporting major projects and operations in the region will be deeply missed but not forgotten. Terry Ukrainec’s legacy endures.
Syncrude Canada and the wider Fort McMurray community lost a respected leader and colleague with the sudden passing of Terry Ukrainec. We honor his memory by continuing his legacy of excellence, safety, and community.