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BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

JUNEAU - BP Alaska, a major player in the state's oil industry, on Monday announced plans to lay off 275 employees and direct contractors early...
My Turn: Where's the Governor?

...who championed a major oil tax reduction for the industry. Yet, there seemed to be no concern that the president of BP Alaska recently hosted a fundraiser at her home for the governor.Notably absent from the podium as well are any representatives...
Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Copper ($10,000 and up): Sealaska, City and Borough of Juneau; Platinum ($5,000 - 9,999): Alaska Airlines, BP Alaska, Carla Kleefeld and Celeste Worl, Managed Business Solutions, LLC; Gold ($2,500 - 4,999): Goldbelt, Incorporated...
Appeals court reinstates BP shareholders' lawsuit

...shareholders lawsuit filed against BP Alaska in the wake of two oil spills in...spills by Maureen L. Johnson, a BP Alaska senior vice president who took the...status. A switchboard operator at BP Alaska's headquarters in Anchorage could...
Women's summit inspires childcare bill

...forums and breakout discussions on everything from youth empowerment to women in politics. Among the women who spoke were BP Alaska President Janet Weiss, First Lady Sandy Parnell and Sen. Lisa Murkowski.The free summit "sold out" weeks before...
Companies express support for gasline bill

...billion - into a phase of preliminary engineering and design and cost refinement.David Van Tuyl, a regional manager for BP Alaska, told the committee Friday it's important to take the time needed to get a mega-project right and not rush. But...
State | AK legislature
BP drilling increases 30% in 2013, more planned for '14

...and other jobs designing the wells. In all, each rig directly adds a couple of hundred jobs to the Alaska economy," BP Alaska President Janet Weiss said Jan. 10 at "Meet Alaska," a conference and tradeshow sponsored by the Alaska Support Industry...

...BP official that in fact were two separate quotes. During a speech by David Lachance, vice president of resources for BP Alaska, he said: "As goes Prudhoe and Kuparuk, so goes the North Slope. Prudhoe Bay is literally half the oil up there...
Local | Opinion
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

...said the markets and ability to deliver gas at a competitive price also will be important for the project's fortunes.BP Alaska spokeswoman Dawn Patience, who had not yet seen the report, said the company sees an equity stake by the state as an...
BP announces plans after Alaska oil tax change

JUNEAU- BP Alaska plans to bring two new drill rigs to the North Slope by 2016, part of...Prudhoe, all three majors need to buy in.Janet Weiss, president of BP Alaska, said it will take about three years to complete what's known as the...


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