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Former JPMorgan oil analyst Lawrence Eagles joins BP
June 14 Former JPMorgan energy analyst Lawrence Eagles has joined global oil major BP Plc, industry sources said on Thursday.
Russia offers to buy BP's $30 billion JV stake: source
LONDON/MOSCOW A Russian state firm has offered to buy BP Plc's (BP.L) half share in its Siberian joint venture, a source said on Friday, in what would amount to a stunning reversal for the British firm ... BP did not say who had made what it called ...
Kevin Costner, Stephen Baldwin in legal dispute over Gulf of Mexico oil spill ...
The suit was brought by actor Stephen Baldwin and his friend Spyridon Contogouris. It claimed that Costner and his business partner, Patrick Smith, duped them of their share of an US$18-million deal for BP PLC to buy the oil-separating centrifuges ...
Kevin Costner wins lawsuit brought by Stephen Baldwin
NEW ORLEANS A jury ruled on Thursday in favor of actor Kevin Costner in a lawsuit in which fellow actor Stephen Baldwin accused him of cheating in a multimillion-dollar deal to sell oil cleanup devices to BP Plc after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Oil Tycoon Accuses Goldman Of Conspiring To Block Financing
... companies and countries over the past 20 years, claims Goldman and its affiliate Goldman Sachs International blackballed Grynberg to other large lenders in retaliation for a whistleblower suit Grynberg brought against BP PLC and Statoil ASA in 1996.
Costner and Baldwin face off in trial
Day two of the case focused on emails and text messages among the parties before BP made an $18 million advance payment for oil extraction devices to be used to clean up after the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon disaster, the worst offshore oil spill ...
The siren song of downtown as companies seek young tech workers
It's not limited to tech workers. Petroleum giant BP PLC moved about 850 traders and others to the Loop from Naperville in 2010 to be closer to the city's trading firms, although about 2,200 workers remain in the western suburbs.
Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain expansion snags oil customers
Kinder Morgan, in filing to the National Energy Board related to tolls Friday, said BP PLC, Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., Cenovus Energy Inc., Devon Energy Corp.
Insight: In hours, caustic vapors wreaked quiet ruin on biggest US refinery
While Motiva has been spared the kind of tragedy that struck BP Plc's Texas City, Texas refinery in 2005, when 15 workers were killed and 180 injured in a vapor cloud explosion, the Port Arthur incident will likely stand as one of the most surprising ...
UPDATE 1-Motiva prepares Texas refinery for long shutdown
In the first public acknowledgment of the severity of the problem at the plant, Motiva co-owner Royal Dutch Shell Plc said late on Wednesday that the stricken 325,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) unit was shut due to "corrosion problems," as originally ...