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Jack-up rigs back to work

...oil and gas discovery that has been tested over several years by Pioneer Natural Resources and in earlier years by ARCO Alaska Inc. Pioneer sold the prospect to Buccaneer and BlueCrest Energy, another independent. Cosmopolitan has an oil deposit...
Oil and gas industry tops among borough taxpayers

...Co., $50,805,000 Alaska Communications Systems, $36,887,455 Cross Timbers Oil Co., $27,766,760 Arco Alaska Inc., $26,541,880 Cook Inlet Pipeline Co, $23,875,700 Fred Meyer Inc., $14,747,282
Phillips puts emphasis on expansion

...and statewide the company provides 900 jobs at wells throughout Alaska. Part of these employees formerly worked for Arco Alaska Inc., which was purchased from BP Amoco by Phillips for $7 billion in March 2000. "There has been a lot of exchange...
Stevens says new merger agreement could save jobs

JUNEAU (AP) -- The sale of Arco Alaska Inc. assets to Phillips Petroleum Co. is a step toward allowing critical exploration to move forward in Alaska, U.S. Sen. Ted...
Arco banking on National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska

It remains to be seen whether Arco Alaska Inc.'s National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska leases will bring another boom in construction for the Natchiq Inc. yard in Nikiski...
Natchiq pursuing projects for Nikiski site

...a dock. In the summer of 1998 the module assembly site at Nikiski began a major project building modules for the Arco Alaska Inc. Alpine oil field on the North Slope. The module components came from Natchiq's Anchorage Fabrication Facility...
Looking forward: 2011 economy in limbo

...Prudhoe Bay, is highly prospective. Oil discoveries have been made there in earlier drilling by Unocal Corp. and Arco Alaska Inc., but the discoveries were not large enough to develop with the technology available at the time. Shell hopes to...
Faults beneath Cook Inlet could produce earthquake

...the results as closely guarded proprietary secrets. Haeussler said he and his colleagues decided to ask the former Arco Alaska Inc. for a look at the Cook Inlet ''seismic reflection data'' and were delighted when the company agreed. ''The...
Independent drillers find opportunity at Prudhoe Bay

...the oil business is simple. ''More profits requires more oil,'' said Ken Thompson, the former president of Arco Alaska Inc. who is now a consultant in Anchorage. And the bigger the company, the bigger oil finds must be. Exxon, the world's...
Arctic caribou herds up 35 percent

...gravel roads and crowd around buildings. ''The calves and cows don't like traffic,'' said Mike Joyce, a former Arco Alaska Inc. environmental scientist who is now a consultant to Phillips Alaska Inc. ''But we don't see oil development...


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