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Road used to haul oil supplies reopens after flooding BP, among the major North Slope operators, was not affected in its oil production, according to spokeswoman Dawn Patience.Gov. Bill Walker twice issued disaster declarations in response to the flooding. The declarations activate assistance...
Pipeline bill sets up showdown with Walker

...understanding of his proposal and willingness to move forward on Alaska LNG.Contacted by email, BP Alaska spokeswoman Dawn Patience said the company remains committed to an Alaska LNG project in which the state is an equal participant and co-investor...
State | AK legislature
Walker: Ousted board members had oily ties

...the pre-(front-end engineering design) stage, which we expect to finish," she said.BP Alaska spokeswoman Dawn Patience said the company feels the same way as ConocoPhillips, and will continue to work with the other companies on the project...
State | Local | AK legislature
A tale of two bills

...reevaluating all its "projects enabled under SB21.""That's the practical thing to do," said BP spokeswoman Dawn Patience. "You have to behave as a business, and you have to look at what has been enabled and the economics of those projects...
State | Local | SB21
BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

...smaller because of the previously announced sale of its interests in four North Slope oil fields to Hilcorp, spokeswoman Dawn Patience said.The layoffs, combined with the 200 people who have accepted jobs with Hilcorp, represent about 17 percent...
Big Oil almost erases decline for FY 2014

...20 percent over last year, and spending on "production-enhancement" work is up 40 percent, company spokeswoman Dawn Patience said.? Tim Bradner is a reporter for the Alaska Journal of Commerce. He can be reached at tim.bradner@alaskajournal...
Appeals court reinstates BP shareholders' lawsuit

...maintenance.The Associated Press left messages seeking comment for attorneys on both sides of the case.BP spokeswoman Dawn Patience said in an emailed statement that the company had not had an opportunity to study the decision, so "it would not...
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

...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 important consideration...
BP drilling increases 30% in 2013, more planned for '14

...and gas production tax by the state Legislature last April. The new tax went into effect Jan. 1.BP spokeswoman Dawn Patience said plans for BP's 2013 activity were in place previously but that the tax change has now encouraged expanded activity...
Oil companies spend big to oppose tax referendum

...No campaign, giving $1.31 million."The Alaska oil tax reform was an important step forward," BP spokeswoman Dawn Patience said by email. "BP is adding 200 jobs and two new drilling rigs, one rig by 2015 and a second in 2016, for a total...
State | AK legislature


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