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Halliburton cuts 8% of North American workforce amid fracking slump

23/07/2019

Houston oilfield service company Halliburton said it cut 8 percent of its North American workforce as it took fleets of hydraulic fracturing equipment from the field  in response to a continued slump in demand for fracking services in the United States and Canada.

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Chevron seeks all-electric Canada LNG plant to cut emissions

16/07/2019

Chevron Corp. is seeking approval to modify its plans for a liquefied natural gas export facility on Canada’s Pacific Coast to an all-electric design that it says will result in the lowest greenhouse-gas emissions per ton of LNG of any large project in the world.

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Anadarko sets August shareholder vote on Oxy takeover

12/07/2019

Shareholders of Anadarko Petroleum will get to vote Aug. 8 on whether to approve the pending $38 billion acquisition of The Woodlands oil and gas producer by Occidental Petroleum, the company announced late Thursday.

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Ineos to expand Texas petrochemical plant

10/07/2019

The petrochemical giant owned by Britain's richest man Jim Ratcliffe  is expanding its Chocolate Bayou chemical plant in Texas to tap into a fast-growing ethylene oxide market.

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