In a ruling that will likely have implications for climate change litigation across the U.S., a New York Supreme Court justice has dismissed the attorney general's suit against ExxonMobil Corp. Read more


Exxon Mobil Corporation’s board of directors has elected Stephen Littleton as vice president of investor relations and corporate secretary, effective March 15. Read more

People Going Places

On Monday, Feb. 17, more than 140 local students will spend the day with women engineers from ExxonMobil to gain a glimpse into engineering during “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.” Read more

Training & Human Resources

The fire broke out in a natural gas pipeline supplying the units before midnight on Tuesday. Read more


The Gulf Coast's petrochemical corridor may seem far from Silicon Valley, but on the cutting edge of industrial applications for new technologies, experts see a fruitful marriage on the horizon. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The project will expand production capacity along the Gulf Coast by up to 450,000 tons per year. Read more


A fire inside an ExxonMobil refinery in Louisiana was contained, early Wednesday morning, with no reported injuries. Read more

Emergency Response

The company reported that scheduled refinery maintenance was higher in the fourth quarter, including turnarounds at the company’s refineries in Texas, Australia, United Kingdom, Canada and Thailand. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

New U.S. Gulf Coast ethylene and polyethylene production continued to tighten chemical margins in the fourth quarter, ExxonMobil said. ChevronPhillips top official sees markets absorbing demand and making room for more. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

ExxonMobil is expected to lead global planned and announced ethylene capacity additions between 2019 and 2030, contributing around 5% of the global growth by 2030. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

ExxonMobil has increased its estimated recoverable resource base in Guyana to more than 8 billion oil equivalent barrels and made a further oil discovery northeast of the producing Liza field at the Uaru exploration well. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

ExxonMobil Fuels and Lubricants Co (ExxonMobil Fuels) had the highest crude oil refinery capacity under maintenance (both planned and unplanned) among all the refinery operators globally in 2019. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

Thinking outside the box by using currently available tools in new ways is essential to developing new processes and technology. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Here are 2019's Top 10 most-read online articles from BIC Magazine. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

ExxonMobil today announced that oil production has started from the Liza field offshore Guyana ahead of schedule and less than five years after the first discovery of hydrocarbons, which is well ahead of the industry average for deepwater development Read more

Offshore & Marine

ExxonMobil said today it made an oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Mako-1 well southeast of the Liza field, marking the 15th discovery on the Stabroek Block. Read more

Offshore & Marine

The exemptions will be for one year from Dec. 26 without providing a value for the imports excluded from duties. Read more


The $1.6 billion lawsuit brought by the New York attorney general’s office alleged that ExxonMobil deceived investors about the true cost of climate change. Read more


Local elected officials, community stakeholders and business leaders recently gathered to hear updates and success stories from local participants of the North Baton Rouge Industrial Training Initiative. Read more

Training & Human Resources

The 2019 PetrochemWorks Golf Tournament helps to support and build tomorrow’s workforce. Read more

BIC Attends

  • Stephanie Cargile, Public and Government Affairs Manager, ExxonMobil Baton Rouge

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    Fawley Refinery located in Fawley, Hampshire, England