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August 23, 1990 | PATRICK LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It wasn't even lunchtime here, but the markets for heating oil and gasoline had already skyrocketed, plummeted and recovered, and the roller-coaster ride had been knotting the stomachs of Chevron Corp.'s trading coordinators for nearly six hours. It was deceptively quiet Tuesday in the ninth-floor trading room at Chevron's headquarters, where the coordinators manage the worldwide buying and selling of crude and other products for Chevron Corp.'s operations.
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July 28, 1997 | From Bloomberg News
Chevron Corp., Mobil Corp. and Exxon Corp. are set to sign Azerbaijan oil development contracts Aug. 1, the Azerbaijan embassy said. The contracts, which signal the next major involvement of U.S.-based petroleum companies in the oil-rich Caspian region, will be signed in Washington by Azerbaijan President Heydar Aliyev, said Araz Abbasov, third secretary in Azerbaijan's Washington embassy.
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BUSINESS
December 28, 1995
BP, Sonatrach Signs Gas Accord: British Petroleum Co. said it signed a $3.5-billion agreement with Algeria's state-owned oil company to explore for and produce gas in the Sahara. In one of its biggest gas projects ever, BP will fund 65% of the five-year investment; Sonatrach will fund the remainder.
BUSINESS
December 28, 1995
BP, Sonatrach Signs Gas Accord: British Petroleum Co. said it signed a $3.5-billion agreement with Algeria's state-owned oil company to explore for and produce gas in the Sahara. In one of its biggest gas projects ever, BP will fund 65% of the five-year investment; Sonatrach will fund the remainder.
BUSINESS
July 28, 1997 | From Bloomberg News
Chevron Corp., Mobil Corp. and Exxon Corp. are set to sign Azerbaijan oil development contracts Aug. 1, the Azerbaijan embassy said. The contracts, which signal the next major involvement of U.S.-based petroleum companies in the oil-rich Caspian region, will be signed in Washington by Azerbaijan President Heydar Aliyev, said Araz Abbasov, third secretary in Azerbaijan's Washington embassy.
BUSINESS
August 19, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Point Arguello Oil Producers Will Use All-American Pipeline: Chevron Corp., Exxon Corp., Texaco Inc. and other companies with offshore wells near Santa Barbara have signed contracts to use the pipeline beginning in 1996, a move that could squelch plans for much or all of the proposed Pacific Pipeline. The Pacific line would run from the producers' oil-loading terminal at Gaviota to refineries in Los Angeles.
BUSINESS
April 4, 1995 | LARRY JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
American Pacific Marine of Oxnard has been awarded an $8.5-million contract from Chevron USA to decommission and remove four oil platforms off the Santa Barbara coast. The project, approved by the California Coastal Commission, will begin in July and take four months, and will be the largest offshore oil removal project ever off the California coast, said an official at American Pacific.
BUSINESS
February 3, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Pasadena Firm Wins Chevron Job: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. said it won the contract from Chevron U.S.A. Products Co. to modernize a fluid catalytic cracking unit at Chevron's Richmond, Calif., refinery. The job is worth about $290 million. The project will increase valuable light-oil product output and improve the unit's energy efficiency.
BUSINESS
December 20, 1995
Fluor Daniel Corp. said Tuesday it has been awarded a $465-million contract to upgrade a refinery for Indonesia's state-owned oil company, Pertamina, and to add a lubricant oil complex. Fluor Daniel's Petroleum and Petrochemicals operating company will provide engineering and procurement services aimed at increasing production at the existing Cilacap refinery. Fluor Daniel will also construct the lube oil complex.
BUSINESS
June 26, 1990 | From A Times Staff Writer
Varco International Inc., which manufactures drilling equipment for the oil industry, said Monday that it has received an order from a Singapore company valued in excess of $7 million--its largest single order ever. The order from Far East-Levingston Shipbuilding Ltd. of Singapore includes a variety of drilling equipment to be installed on two offshore drilling rigs being constructed for A.P. Moller/Maersk Drilling in Copenhagen, Denmark.
BUSINESS
December 20, 1995
Fluor Daniel Corp. said Tuesday it has been awarded a $465-million contract to upgrade a refinery for Indonesia's state-owned oil company, Pertamina, and to add a lubricant oil complex. Fluor Daniel's Petroleum and Petrochemicals operating company will provide engineering and procurement services aimed at increasing production at the existing Cilacap refinery. Fluor Daniel will also construct the lube oil complex.
BUSINESS
April 4, 1995 | LARRY JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
American Pacific Marine of Oxnard has been awarded an $8.5-million contract from Chevron USA to decommission and remove four oil platforms off the Santa Barbara coast. The project, approved by the California Coastal Commission, will begin in July and take four months, and will be the largest offshore oil removal project ever off the California coast, said an official at American Pacific.
BUSINESS
February 3, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Pasadena Firm Wins Chevron Job: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. said it won the contract from Chevron U.S.A. Products Co. to modernize a fluid catalytic cracking unit at Chevron's Richmond, Calif., refinery. The job is worth about $290 million. The project will increase valuable light-oil product output and improve the unit's energy efficiency.
BUSINESS
August 19, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Point Arguello Oil Producers Will Use All-American Pipeline: Chevron Corp., Exxon Corp., Texaco Inc. and other companies with offshore wells near Santa Barbara have signed contracts to use the pipeline beginning in 1996, a move that could squelch plans for much or all of the proposed Pacific Pipeline. The Pacific line would run from the producers' oil-loading terminal at Gaviota to refineries in Los Angeles.
BUSINESS
August 23, 1990 | PATRICK LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It wasn't even lunchtime here, but the markets for heating oil and gasoline had already skyrocketed, plummeted and recovered, and the roller-coaster ride had been knotting the stomachs of Chevron Corp.'s trading coordinators for nearly six hours. It was deceptively quiet Tuesday in the ninth-floor trading room at Chevron's headquarters, where the coordinators manage the worldwide buying and selling of crude and other products for Chevron Corp.'s operations.
BUSINESS
June 26, 1990 | From A Times Staff Writer
Varco International Inc., which manufactures drilling equipment for the oil industry, said Monday that it has received an order from a Singapore company valued in excess of $7 million--its largest single order ever. The order from Far East-Levingston Shipbuilding Ltd. of Singapore includes a variety of drilling equipment to be installed on two offshore drilling rigs being constructed for A.P. Moller/Maersk Drilling in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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