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BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

JUNEAU - BP Alaska, a major player in the state's oil industry, on Monday announced plans to lay off 275 employees and direct contractors early...
Knudsen, Chenault ready for election day

...Seafoods, and several political action committees including the Wells Fargo Bank Alaska PAC, Alaska Realtors PAC and the BP Alaska Employee PAC. Chenault's campaign also draws a significant amount of money from local contributors including real estate...
LNG project ready to move forward after bill passes through Senate

...billion - into a phase of preliminary engineering and design and cost refinement. David Van Tuyl, a regional manager for BP Alaska, told the committee Friday it's important to take the time needed to get a mega-project right and not rush. But...
Oilers Corner: Just 30 days until opening pitch

...Soldotna Elks Lodge, Carl's Jr, DAM Roofing, Phormation Chiropractic, Central Peninsula Hospital, ASRC/AES, BP Alaska, First National Bank Alaska, Kassik's Brewery, Arby's, Radio Shack, Alaska Oil Sales, ConocoPhillips, Tesoro...
Community news and notes

...seniors were awarded $36,000 worth of scholarships from BP Alaska. Three KPBS students were awarded $4,000 scholarships...School;? Mary Valenzuela, Soldotna High School2014 BP Alaska Process Technology scholarship winners:? Hanah Hoff...
Parnell unveils new plan for gas pipeline

...direction laid out by Parnell as a positive step forward and looks forward to working with the state and the Legislature.BP Alaska President Janet Weiss said the company is pleased the state is pursuing equity ownership.
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

...said the markets and ability to deliver gas at a competitive price also will be important for the project's fortunes.BP Alaska spokeswoman Dawn Patience, who had not yet seen the report, said the company sees an equity stake by the state as an...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects

...As a package, this is an important step forward and will help us compete for more investment," said Janet Weiss, BP Alaska region president. "This puts Alaska back in the game."We will change our long-term plans accordingly, seeking...
20th Kenai River Classic turns to Silvers

...Alaska Legislative Sportfishing Advocate of the Year award. Presenting sponsor of this year's Classic was Yamaha. BP Alaska sponsored the Welcome Dinner, ConocoPhillips and Shell Oil sponsored fishing activities, and Alaska Airlines and Home...
Local man with genetic disease seeks to help others

...whether or not she or her younger brother, Vance, could get the disease. Then there was the phone call. Jason works for BP Alaska, and while on the North Slope his son called him, crying in confusion about his father dying from sickness. "I don't...


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