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Chevron's leadership position premium base oils

chevron's base oil plant at the pascagoula refinery in Mississippi helps position Chevron as a leader in premium base oils.

Tapping the Unreachable at Jack/St. Malo Project

Technology is not only one of Chevron's major business strategies, but a key driver in tapping oil and gas in reservoirs once thought unreachable. And in the darkness of the deep water in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, the Jack/St. Malo project is a shining example of Chevron’s technological performance, innovation and leadership.

New Rock Whispering X-Ray Fluorescence Tool

Over the last several years, Chevron's Energy Technology Company (ETC) has been researching tools to help identify core productive areas earlier to reduce drilling costs and cycle time, and improve well performance. This year, ETC found a solution.

Chevron Korea: Creating a Safe World for Children

Chevron’s first social investment project in Korea is supporting the country’s focus on safety by collaborating with the Community Chest of Korea and Nationwide Health Care Center to protect children in child care centers and provide support for safety education.

Empowering Women in Brazil

Chevron-supported women’s empowerment programs generate sustainable economic opportunities for low-income families.

Chevron Empowering Women in Latin America

Chevron is a partner with the Community Inclusion Project in Brazil which helps women develop business skills that lead to sustainable livelihoods for themselves and their families.

Chevron Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $571 MM

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today reported earnings of $571 million ($0.30 per share – diluted) for second quarter 2015, compared with earnings of $5.7 billion ($2.98 per share – diluted) in the 2014 second quarter.

New Deepwater Drilling Technology: How it Works

Chevron is leading the development of new technologies to tap the oil that lies deep beneath the ocean floor. Navigating uncertain weather conditions, freezing water and crushing pressure, deepwater drilling is one of the most technologically challenging ways of finding and extracting oil.

chevron’s health partnership in Morocco makes progress

Chevron, along with the Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI) at Texas Children's Hospital (TCH), launched a joint health care training initiative in 2015 as part of the Morocco Capacity Advancement Partnership (M-CAP).

chevron recognized for global health leadership

Chevron was recognized by Pangaea Global AIDS Foundation for the company’s AIDS Leadership in the Workplace and in Supporting Healthy Communities.

Chevron Shale Technology Solutions

Chevron has established a technology unit focused exclusively on solving the technical challenges of shale and tight rock formations.

Chevron Gears up for the 2015 Hurricane Season

Chevron’s Gulf of Mexico operations are well-prepared for tropical weather that may affect remote, deepwater fields like Jack/St. Malo.

Big Wins for IT Teams at Jack/St. Malo Project

Information technology teams from around the world put their stamp on the Jack/St. Malo project, providing the technical support that helped the major capital project achieve first oil.

unmanned flights promise enhanced data collection

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and remotely operated aircraft holds great promise for Chevron as multipurpose tools for data collection and the protection of people and the environment.

Moving Gulf Of Mexico Platform To Sheltered Waters

Chevron Corporation today advised that the Big Foot tension-leg platform (TLP) will be moved to sheltered waters from its location in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico following damage to subsea installation tendons.

Chevron is Leading the way with Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Through an industry-leading queue of major capital projects, a strong focus on operational excellence and a commitment to helping local economies thrive, Chevron is positioned to be a leader in bringing reliable liquefied natural gas to the market.

Chevron Highlights 2014 Performance and Future Growth

Chevron Corporation today provided an overview of the company’s 2014 operational and social performance and how the company is managing through current market conditions at its 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in San Ramon, California.

partners in the wild: gorillas return to the houston zoo

With Chevron’s help, the new Gorilla habitat will educate the community about threats faced by all gorillas and about the Houston Zoo partnerships that focus on saving these animals in the wild.

wheatstone topsides float-over makes chevron history

The Wheatstone Project recently made Chevron history with the largest single, integrated topsides float-over installation the company has ever completed. The platform topsides were installed onto the awaiting steel-gravity structure located 140 miles (225 km) offshore the Ashburton North plant site.

Key Funder of Fraudulent Ecuador Litigation Withdraws

Chevron Corporation has reached a settlement agreement with Woodsford Litigation Funding Limited, a U.K.-based litigation funder that provided $2.5 million in funding to the fraudulent lawsuit against Chevron in Ecuador.

Chevron Reports First Quarter Net Income of $2.6 Billion

Chevron Corporation today reported earnings of $2.6 billion ($1.37 per share – diluted) for first quarter 2015, compared with $4.5 billion ($2.36 per share – diluted) in the 2014 first quarter. Foreign currency effects increased earnings in the 2015 quarter by $580 million, compared with a decrease of $79 million a year earlier.

Chevron Gas-to-liquids (GTL) Technology

Gas-to-liquids (GTL) is a technology that enables the production of clean-burning diesel fuel, liquid petroleum gas and naphtha from natural gas.

Oil Sands: Unlocking Untapped Energy

Oil sands contain a mixture of sand, water, clay and bitumen, and extra-heavy oil that is too thick to be pumped without first being diluted or heated.

Geology, Geophysics & Petroleum Engineering

Reservoir management uses elements of geology, geophysics and petroleum engineering to predict and manage the recovery of oil and natural gas from rock formations beneath the earth.

Chevron Harnessing the Sun's Energy

Solar energy is power from the sun's rays that reach Earth, Chevron is exploring photovoltaic technologies to support the company's operations.