Bulldozer 5630, deep in black bitumen at the bottom of the Steepbank Mine. Most of the bitumen deposits are found in the McMurray Formation, a layer of shale, sandstone and oil-impregnated sands formed during the Cretaceous period.
Beautiful Destruction, pp. 64-65
Suncor Steepbank Mine, Alberta, Canada
+57° 0′ 31.53″, -111° 20′ 44.86″