Chevron Corporation

The 10th annual Gulf Coast Industry Forum Sept. 18 and 19 features five panels of experts from the maritime, petrochemical, transportation and logistics industries discussing growth and challenges facing continued economic development in the region. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Russian giant Gazprom saw the highest production growth over the last five years, followed by shale gas players in the US and China, while BP dominates among the majors Read more


When it comes to measuring or benchmarking true craft productivity, industry leaders have a choice of approaches. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Chevron's emphasis on human performance involves an organizational shift in the way the company thinks about safety, ensuring the presence of safeguards that prevent incidents. Read more

Current Issue

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Photo courtesy of Enterprise

The terminal has a total capacity of 8.3 million barrels and connects to all refiners in Houston, Pasadena, Texas City and Beaumont/Port Arthur. Read more


Enterprise Products Partners L.P. and Chevron U.S.A. Inc. signed long-term agreements supporting the development of Enterprise’s Sea Port Oil Terminal (“SPOT”) in the Gulf of Mexico. Read more


To date, 334 chemical and plastics projects cumulatively valued at $204 billion have been announced. Read more


Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas coastal refineries operated by Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Chevron Corp were monitoring a developing weather disturbance in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico that may produce heavy wind and rain later this week. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Though industry leaders knew from the outset that it held a vast shale deposit of energy resources, Michael Wirth, chairman of the board and CEO for Chevron, said the Permian Basin is proving to be much larger than previously imagined. Read more

Renewable & Biofuel

BIC Alliance co-host's the Economic Alliance Industrial Procurement Forum on June 18th in Pasadena, TX. Read more

BIC Attends

Israel’s Delek Group moved closer to listing its Ithaca Energy subsidiary on Thursday by buying most of Chevron’s British North Sea oil and gas fields for $2 billion. Read more


Chevron, ExxonMobil plan to ramp up shale production Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Region-wide Gulf lease sale yields $244.3 million in high bids, Chevron eyes 900,000 b/d from Permian by yearend 2023, ExxonMobil adds 4.5 billion barrels to reserves, BSEE: Key to energy security lies within offshore industry Read more


Abundant hydrocarbon reserves and the ability to drill longer laterals has made Permian Basin the most prolific shale play in the world, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

Occidental Petroleum Corp. increased the cash component of its $38 billion bid to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp. on Sunday, removing a requirement for any deal to receive the approval of Occidental’s shareholders. Read more


PRSI’s 466-acre complex in Pasadena, Texas, adds a second refinery to CUSA’s Gulf Coast downstream business, which also includes a refinery in Pascagoula, Mississippi. Read more


The court's order freezes the proceeds related to the foreign accounts' trading. Read more


Anadarko Petroleum Corp said on Monday it planned to resume talks with Occidental Petroleum Corp over its $38 billion bid, putting pressure on Chevron Corp to raise its $33 billion offer for the oil and gas producer. Read more


Chevron Corp. told Petrobras it wants proof a Pasadena, Texas, refinery will function as promised before it will take possession of the facility. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

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Courtesy Occidental Petroleum

A deal would make Occidental the largest producer of oil in west Texas’s Permian basin, where production has boomed in recent years. Read more


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