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June 3, 1998
"New Breed of Roughnecks Battles Over Caspian Oil Fields" (May 24) attempts to cast a cloud of suspicion on the business activities of Unocal Corp. in Central Asia by extensive use of innuendo and unnamed sources. Unocal has never "enlisted" Itera International Energy Corp. to participate in any of our projects. We have never signed a business agreement with Itera, nor have we asked for its support in any way. Delta is just one of seven companies that form the CentGas consortium, which has proposed building a natural gas pipeline from Turkmenistan to Pakistan.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 3, 1998
"New Breed of Roughnecks Battles Over Caspian Oil Fields" (May 24) attempts to cast a cloud of suspicion on the business activities of Unocal Corp. in Central Asia by extensive use of innuendo and unnamed sources. Unocal has never "enlisted" Itera International Energy Corp. to participate in any of our projects. We have never signed a business agreement with Itera, nor have we asked for its support in any way. Delta is just one of seven companies that form the CentGas consortium, which has proposed building a natural gas pipeline from Turkmenistan to Pakistan.
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BUSINESS
May 23, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
Unocal Corp. Chief Executive Roger C. Beach was elected to the additional job of chairman at the company's annual meeting Monday, succeeding Richard Stegemeier, who retired. Beach, 58, has been chief executive of the oil and gas company since last May, when Stegemeier retired as chief executive. Stegemeier's resignation as chairman had been previously announced. Beach joined Los Angeles-based Unocal when its Union Oil Co. of California operating unit acquired Pure Oil Co.
BUSINESS
May 23, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
Unocal Corp. Chief Executive Roger C. Beach was elected to the additional job of chairman at the company's annual meeting Monday, succeeding Richard Stegemeier, who retired. Beach, 58, has been chief executive of the oil and gas company since last May, when Stegemeier retired as chief executive. Stegemeier's resignation as chairman had been previously announced. Beach joined Los Angeles-based Unocal when its Union Oil Co. of California operating unit acquired Pure Oil Co.
BUSINESS
June 3, 1992 | ANDREA MAIER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Unocal Corp., the troubled Los Angeles-based oil company, Tuesday named company veteran Roger C. Beach to the positions of president and chief operating officer. The appointment of Beach, 55, to the company's No. 3 spot elicited little surprise among oil analysts. Many predicted the move could lead to Beach's replacement of Unocal's current Chairman and Chief Executive Richard J. Stegemeier upon his retirement. "It's the first step of a succession outline," said Michael C.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 27, 1993 | FRANK CLIFFORD, TIMES ENVIRONMENTAL WRITER
For the second time this month, a major oil company, Unocal Corp., has fallen afoul of the federal environmental bureaucracy in the process of trying to manufacture cleaner gasoline to comply with federal law. Last Friday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency notified Unocal that it was violating the Clean Air Act by doing preliminary construction work on low-emission gasoline plants in Carson and Wilmington before building permits were issued....
BUSINESS
May 6, 1987
Unocal Corp., Los Angeles, promoted two men to senior vice president. They are Roger C. Beach, who continues as president of Unocal's refining and marketing division, and Thomas B. Sleeman, who continues as president of the chemicals division.
BUSINESS
July 20, 1995 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Unocal Forms Scrap Company: The Los Angeles-based firm said it has formed the company to help Southern California employers use vehicle scrapping programs to reduce air pollution and meet work trip reduction goals. As of July 1, work sites in the South Coast Air Quality Management District that have more than 100 employees are allowed to substitute vehicle scrapping for traditional work trip reduction plans, such as ride sharing and van pooling, to reduce air pollution.
BUSINESS
February 13, 1991 | JUBE SHIVER JR., TIMES STAFF WRITER
Continuing a restructuring it began several years ago, Los Angeles-based Unocal Corp. plans to hire First Boston Corp. to help evaluate the possible sale and other options for the oil company's southeastern marketing operations and its national truck-stop network. "Our strategy is to shift capital dollars to projects that yield a greater return and cash flow," Roger C. Beach, Unocal senior vice president and president of its refining and marketing division, said Tuesday.
BUSINESS
April 27, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
Los Angeles-based Unocal Corp. reported first-quarter earnings of $74 million, or 27 cents a share, Wednesday, contrasted with a loss of $214 million, or 92 cents a share, for the same period a year ago. Excluding the effect of special adjustments, Unocal's earnings for the quarter were $54 million, compared to $71 million the year before. Revenue for the three months ended March 31 totaled $1.96 billion, compared to $1.92 billion in the first quarter of 1994. Roger C.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 27, 1993 | FRANK CLIFFORD, TIMES ENVIRONMENTAL WRITER
For the second time this month, a major oil company, Unocal Corp., has fallen afoul of the federal environmental bureaucracy in the process of trying to manufacture cleaner gasoline to comply with federal law. Last Friday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency notified Unocal that it was violating the Clean Air Act by doing preliminary construction work on low-emission gasoline plants in Carson and Wilmington before building permits were issued....
BUSINESS
June 3, 1992 | ANDREA MAIER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Unocal Corp., the troubled Los Angeles-based oil company, Tuesday named company veteran Roger C. Beach to the positions of president and chief operating officer. The appointment of Beach, 55, to the company's No. 3 spot elicited little surprise among oil analysts. Many predicted the move could lead to Beach's replacement of Unocal's current Chairman and Chief Executive Richard J. Stegemeier upon his retirement. "It's the first step of a succession outline," said Michael C.
BUSINESS
June 20, 1995 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Unocal Corp. confirmed Monday that it is negotiating to lease a new corporate headquarters in El Segundo after months of speculation about where the oil company would move its home office. If the deal goes through, Unocal will leave its landmark Downtown headquarters, sold in 1988, and move its much-reduced corporate staff to the newly refurbished Plaza at Continental Park on Rosecrans Boulevard, according to Unocal spokesman Barry Lane.
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September 30, 1998 | NANCY RIVERA BROOKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Unocal Corp. said Tuesday that third-quarter earnings will be sharply lower because of cheap oil and natural gas prices, storm disruptions and high exploration costs. Earnings will fall below 10 cents per share, Unocal said, which is less than what analysts had projected. Unocal posted earnings of 71 cents per share in the third quarter of 1997 and 26 cents per share in the second quarter of 1998.
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