Marathon Oil

North Sea

Marathon fined £1.16m for North Sea platform blast


Marathon Oil UK has been fined more than £1 million for safety failures after a pipe ruptured and leaked more than two tonnes of high pressure, high temperature methane gas on a North Sea platform four years ago.


Marathon Oil profits plunge by half


Houston's Marathon Oil reported a $174 million net profit for the first quarter that fell about 50 percent from the first three months of 2018.


Exxon challenges California cities in climate claims


Exxon Mobil Corp. has asked a Texas federal judge to allow it to depose California municipal government officials who sued it and other oil companies over the threat of rising sea levels to their jurisdictions.