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BP moves Prudhoe Bay manager to London job

...reassigned. Sound off on the important issues at Vice President Maureen Johnson will move to a new job in London, spokesman Daren Beaudo said. She will be replaced on Dec. 18 by Mike Utsler, part of the oil company's North Sea management team in Scotland...
Workers make progress toward restoring power at Prudhoe Bay oil field

...the important issues at "If things continue as they did yesterday, we can be back to normal in a few days," said Daren Beaudo in an e-mail response. Electrical shorts early Tuesday morning shut down the power distribution system at Prudhoe...
Compressor problem cuts Prudhoe Bay production

...production at Prudhoe Bay from an already reduced 200,000 barrels to 110,000 barrels, said BP Alaska spokesman Daren Beaudo. It likely would take several days to complete the repairs, he said. The compressor that failed at a gathering center...
BP shuts down part of oil field

...The best estimate is that it's going to be a few days where we are going through a repair plan," said BP spokesman Daren Beaudo. "We will work as quickly and as safely as we can." Production at Alaska's Prudhoe Bay was cut by one-fourth...
Gear failure halts Northstar oil

...crude oil per day, about 7 percent of all North Slope production. The problem was a failed compressor motor, said Daren Beaudo, spokesman for BP, which operates the field. The motor is part of a chain of equipment that injects natural gas back...
BP shuts down oil field after gas leak detected

...production by about one-eighth, or 40,000 barrels a day, since Friday or Saturday, according to BP spokesman Daren Beaudo. Beaudo said he was not sure when the field would resume operations. "In order to fix it, we had to shut down the...
BP to halt production at Badami a 'warm shutdown,' which means a suspension of operation, not a plugging and abandonment," said BP spokesman Daren Beaudo. The company recently received state permission to mothball the site until summer 2005, Beaudo said. The field was...
North Slope crude oil production plunges, cutting into state revenue

...caused a greater drop than expected. "Production is down, but we anticipated a loss in production," BP spokesman Daren Beaudo said. "We'd like to have come out of these planned turnarounds in better shape." BP's explanation is disputed...
BP more optimistic about Prudhoe Bay production

...the partial shutdown of the country's largest oil field, indicate the lines are serviceable, BP Alaska spokesman Daren Beaudo said Friday. Between 200 and 300 workers each day are conducting ultrasound and magnetic tests on the lines to check...
BP joins those questioning timing of special session on oil tax rate

...contract. Lawmakers adjourned the first special session June 8 after failing to agree on any of the measures before them. Daren Beaudo, a spokesman for BP PLC, said the timing of the coming session further politicizes the issue. "Something post-primary...


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