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Behind The Scenes at Bangka

The Bangka Project represents Chevron’s commitment to bring global capabilities and advanced technology to Indonesia.

Underneath the Great Gorgon

The Gorgon Project’s subsea gas gathering system is the largest ever installed in Australia and features state-of-the-art infrastructure.

New technologies for deepwater drilling

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.

gearing up for 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 at Jack/St. Malo

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.

chevron tops in using data to drive decisions

As the 2015 INFORMS Prize winner, Chevron is recognized for applying advanced analytics and operations research to drive decision making that differentiates performance and creates business value.

chevron expands its U.S. gulf of mexico leasehold position with acquired deepwater acreage

Chevron Corporation today announced its subsidiary, Chevron U.S.A. Inc., will work with BP Exploration and Production Inc. (BP) and ConocoPhillips Company (ConocoPhillips) to explore and appraise 24 jointly-held offshore leases in the northwest portion of Keathley Canyon in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Chevron will be the operator.

Chevron Announces Oil Discovery in Deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Chevron announced a significant oil discovery at the Anchor prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Anchor is Chevron’s second discovery in the deepwater Gulf in less than a year.

Returning Home

Since 1988, Chevron has sponsored Rebuilding Together New Orleans’ October Build, an effort to restore and renovate homes in the region.

Chevron Confirms First Oil Production from Tubular Bells in the Gulf of Mexico

SAN RAMON, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that the Hess Corporation-operated Tubular Bells deepwater project, located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, has started crude oil and natural gas production.

Chevron Sanctions Stampede Project in the Deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

SAN RAMON, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that its subsidiary, Union Oil Company of California (Union), has reached a final investment decision to proceed with the development of the Hess Corporation-operated Stampede project in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Chevron Makes Final Investment Decision on Moho Nord Joint Development Offshore Republic of the Congo

March 22, 2013 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced that its subsidiary Chevron Overseas (Congo) Limited will proceed with the joint development of the Moho Bilondo “Phase 1 bis” and Moho Nord projects as the company's latest deepwater developments offshore the Republic of the Congo.

Chevron Announces Successful Test Well at St. Malo in Gulf of Mexico

Chevron Corporation today announced that it had conducted a successful production test on the St. Malo PS003 well in the prolific Lower Tertiary trend in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Oil flow rates, though limited by testing equipment constraints, exceeded 13,000 barrels of oil per day.

Chevron Signs Agreement for Exploration Areas Offshore Morocco

Chevron Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Chevron Morocco Exploration Ltd, signed petroleum agreements with Morocco’s Office National Des Hydrocarbures Et Des Mines for three offshore areas.

Chevron Acquires New Offshore China Acreage

Chevron Corporation announced today that its China subsidiary has entered into production sharing contracts (PSC) with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for two exploration blocks in the South China Sea’s Pearl River Mouth Basin.

Chevron Awarded Deepwater Interest Offshore Sierra Leone

Chevron Corporation announced its subsidiary Chevron (SL) Ltd. has been awarded participation in two deepwater blocks located offshore Sierra Leone.

Chevron Commences Operations on Next-Generation Drillship in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Chevron Corporation announced that the Pacific Santa Ana, a deepwater drillship built to Chevron’s specifications, has arrived in the Gulf of Mexico to work for Chevron under a five-year contract with a subsidiary of Pacific Drilling S.A. Pacific Santa Ana is the first drillship designed with the capacity to perform dual gradient drilling (DGD).

Chevron Confirms First Production from Usan Deepwater Field

Chevron Corporation through its Nigerian subsidiary Chevron Nigeria Limited today confirmed first production from the deepwater offshore Usan project in Nigeria.

Building Technical Skills in Nigeria

Since 2005, Chevron's Ogere Training Center has helped hundreds of Nigerians earn the certification they need to work in the petroleum industry.

Chevron Now Cementing Deepwater Well in Brazil; Confirms that No Oil has Flowed from Wellhead

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today confirms that cementing operations are taking place as part of its well plugging activities on an appraisal well located in the vicinity of the Frade field offshore Brazil.

Chevron Announces Oil Discovery in Deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 6, 2011 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced a new oil discovery at the Moccasin prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico.