Chevron’s New LNG Vessels Highlighted in Surprisingly Good Corporate Video


*+-Chevron is in the midst of it’s largest-ever shipbuilding and fleet modernization program, encompassing 13 ships total including six LNG carriers to support its growing LNG operations. The six vessels are being constructed by Samsung Heavy Industries in South Korea, with the first two already delivered in 2014. The new state-of-the-art vessels have an LNG carrying […]

Signet and Crowley Tugs Get Big Foot Underway from Corpus Christi [IMAGES]

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*+-In a joint effort last night by Crowley and Signet Maritime, 8 tugs hooked up to Chevron’s Big Foot semi-submersible production platform in Corpus Christi to safely maneuver the rig outbound through the channel on its way to the Walker Ridge Area of the Gulf of Mexico. This included six tractor tugs owned by Signet and two of Crowley’s […]

Chevron Announces Major Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Exploration Plans

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*+-Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced its subsidiary, Chevron U.S.A. Inc., will work with BP and ConocoPhillips to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Chevron will be the operator. “Chevron has a proven track record for delivering superior results in complex […]

Chevron Strikes Oil at Anchor

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*+-Not literally at anchor as in moored, but rather Chevron struck oil while drilling at the Anchor prospect in Green Canyon within the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Utilizing Pacific Drilling’s  dynamically-positioned drillship Pacific Santa Ana, Chevron drilled over six miles into the earth to reach the Lower Tertiary trend where the company says a “significant” oil […]