Monday, April 8, 2013
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Frade FPSO Finally Given Green Light for Restart by Brazilian Authorities

By Jeb Blount RIO DE JANEIRO, April 8 (Reuters) – Brazil’s oil regulator, the ANP, said on Monday that it authorized Chevron Corp to restart output from an offshore oil...

April 8, 2013
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Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Offshore News

Chevron Strikes in Deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) on Tuesday announced that it has struck oil at the Coronado prospect off the coast of Louisiana in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. In a statement,...

March 26, 2013
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Thursday, February 21, 2013
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Chevron, Transocean Say Brazil Has Dropped Criminal Charges From Frade Oil Spill

By Jeb Blount RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb 20 (Reuters) – A Brazilian judge dropped criminal charges against Chevron Corp, Transocean Ltd and 17 of their employees related to a November...

February 21, 2013
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Chevron Signs Agreement to Conduct Deepwater Exploration Offshore Morocco

By Saabira Chaudhuri Chevron Corp. (CVX) has signed petroleum agreements related to three offshore areas in Morocco, a push to expand its footprint in frontier basins. The oil and gas...

January 23, 2013
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Friday, December 14, 2012
Offshore News

Chevron Nears Settlement in Brazil Over Frade Oil Spill

By Jeb Blount RIO DE JANEIRO – Chevron Corp is willing to pay about 300 million reais ($144 million) to settle lawsuits in Brazil over an oil spill last year,...

December 14, 2012
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Saturday, December 1, 2012
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Chevron’s Frade FPSO to Restart Production as Brazilian Court Dismisses Injunction

(Dow Jones) Chevron Corp. (CVX) is working with Brazilian regulators to restart production at its Frade offshore field, after a court dismissed an injunction that barred the oil company and...

December 1, 2012
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Wednesday, October 31, 2012
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Dolphin Drilling Gains Long Term Contract for the Bollsta Dolphin Newbuild

Still under construction at Hyundai Heavy Industries, the semi-submersible drilling rig which will eventually be named the Bollsta Dolphin, has just been awarded a $1.064 billion, 5-year contract by Chevron.  The...

October 31, 2012
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Thursday, September 6, 2012
Offshore News

Brazil Court Allows Chevron Exec to Leave Country

RIO DE JANEIRO–A federal court in Brazil will allow one of the executives charged in a criminal lawsuit related to a November spill at an offshore oil field operated by U.S. major Chevron...

September 6, 2012
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Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Offshore News

Brazil Court Upholds Chevron, Transocean Ban

RIO DE JANEIRO–A Brazilian court on Tuesday upheld an injunction that bars U.S. oil major Chevron Corp. (CVX) and drilling company Transocean Ltd. (RIG) from operating in Brazil, but a...

August 28, 2012
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Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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Shell and Chevron Swap Multi-Billion Dollar Stakes in Australian LNG Projects

  SYDNEY–Chevron Corp. (CVX) and Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSB) agreed Monday to swap stakes in two multibillion dollar natural gas projects in Australia, betting on the country’s ability to feed Asia’s...

August 21, 2012
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Monday, August 20, 2012
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Chevron’s Australian Currency Hedge May be Looking Like Sheer Brilliance

Chevron Corp. (CVX) may end up getting a better deal Down Under than it bargained for. Chevron owns a 47% stake in Australia’s 43 billion Australian dollar (US$45 billion) Gorgon liquefied-natural-gas...

August 20, 2012
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Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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As Australian Dollar Gains Strength, Gorgon LNG Project Will Cost Chevron $8 Billion More than Anticipated

CANBERRA–Chevron Corp. (CVX) is unlikely to seek protection against swings in the Australian dollar that have intensified cost pressures at its flagship 43 billion Australian dollar (US$45.3 billion) Gorgon gas...

August 15, 2012
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Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Offshore News

Nigeria Seeks $3 Billion Fine For Chevron Jack-Up Fire

Nigeria’s oil spill agency said it wants Chevron Corp., the world’s fourth-largest energy company, to pay a $3 billion penalty for a rig explosion that caused a 46-day fire. “Having...

August 14, 2012
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Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Offshore News

Brazilian Court Orders Halt to Chevron and Transocean Activities

RIO DE JANEIRO–U.S. oil major Chevron Corp. (CVX) and drilling company Transocean Ltd. (RIG) face another legal hurdle in Brazil, where a court late Tuesday handed down an injunction banning...

August 1, 2012
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Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Offshore News

Chevron Ignored Rig Workers Evacuation Requests Prior to Deadly KS Endeavor Blast [REPORT]

Chevron failed to address concerns of unsafe drilling conditions and requests for evacuation from rig workers on board the KS Endeavor in the days leading up to the jack-up’s explosion...

July 11, 2012
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Monday, July 9, 2012
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Chevron Plans to Invest Billions in Rosebank, Harsh Environment North Sea Field

LONDON–Chevron Corp. (CVX) will invest billions of dollars developing a giant offshore project in a remote and technically challenging corner of the British North Sea, the latest sign that major...

July 9, 2012
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Monday, June 25, 2012
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Chevron Oil Spill Hits Petrobras’ Bottom Line

RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazil’s state-owned energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, said Monday it will produce 2.02 million barrels of oil equivalent per day this year, somewhat less...

June 25, 2012
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Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Offshore News

Textbook Frontier Play: Chevron Joins Kosmos to Find Oil Offshore Suriname

Chevron Corp. (CVX) said it would join with Kosmos Energy Ltd. (KOS) to explore for oil off the coast of Suriname, as the oil giant seeks an entry into what...

June 20, 2012
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Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Chevron: “Very Close” to First Angola LNG Supplies from Would Be Flared Gas

KUALA LUMPUR: Chevron Corp. (CVX) and its partners expect in the very near future to load their first liquefied natural gas cargo from Angola using gas that previously would have...

June 6, 2012
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Monday, June 4, 2012
Offshore News

Brazil’s ANP: Chevron Will Have To Pay for November Oil Spill

Brazil oil regulators confirmed Monday that U.S. oil major Chevron Corp. (CVX) will have to pay some type of financial penalty for the company’s role in a November oil spill,...

June 4, 2012
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