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Murkowski heads to pipeline talks

...line negotiations. The state has been negotiating for more than a year with the three major oil companies on the North Slope - BP, Exxon Mobil and ConocoPhillips - on how to build a pipeline to deliver North Slope gas to the Lower 48. Issues...
Delegation holds BP operations hearing

...that shut down the power distribution system at Prudhoe Bay, a field covering 3,336 square miles on Alaska's North Slope. BP said the outage was triggered by three days of high winds that blew dust onto high-voltage insulators, followed...
Whistle blowers need some protection

I would like to note that in the recent investigations of the North Slope BP oil pipeline leaks that employees warned about the leaks years before they happened. A friend of mine who is now retired from...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

ANCHORAGE - BP Exploration (Alaska) was sentenced Tuesday to a $500,000 criminal fine for its involvement in an illegal waste-dumping case at the Endicott oil field on the North Slope.
Juneau Empire Story Archive the state, he said, the combined company would be able to invest more money and boost production on Alaska's North Slope. BP Amoco also has promised to continue a two-track effort to commercialize the North Slope's vast natural gas reserves...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska holdings will mean that the new company will continue to control about 45 percent of the oil production on the North Slope. BP Amoco, under the consent agreement, also must sell some pipeline and oil storage holdings in Cushing, Okla. Once...
BP cutting 20 percent of Anchorage work force

...essentially limited to Anchorage. Chappell said BP will actually increase its operating and maintenance work force on the North Slope. BP cut back its operating budget on the North Slope by about $100 million last summer, resulting in layoffs at several...
BP announces plans after Alaska oil tax change

...legacy field.With regard to the drill rigs, BP's plan would bring to nine the total number of rigs it has on the North Slope. BP said the $1 billion investment over five years includes the addition of the rigs and the actual drilling. The first...
Prosecutors seek to revoke BP spill case probation; company called repeat offender in Alaska

...recidivist offender of environmental laws on Alaska's North Slope.BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc. failed to heed a court's...spill had never previously been encountered on the North Slope," BP attorneys said.The company was not negligent in...
BP reorganizes Alaska operations

...two major business units. One managed Prudhoe Bay oil fields and the other managed all other BP oil fields on the North Slope. BP runs most North Slope fields on behalf of itself and the other oil-company leaseholders. BP replaced the business...


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