Exxon to spend $1 billion on refinery overhaul

Exxon to spend $1 billion on refinery overhaul

BRUSSELS, July 2 (UPI) --A Belgian division of Exxon Mobil said Wednesday it will invest more than $1 billion on overhauling a refinery in Antwerp to produce marine and diesel fuels.
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Exxon opens LNG facility on Papua New Guinea

Exxon opens LNG facility on Papua New Guinea

IRVING, Texas, April 29 (UPI) -- A Papua New Guinea facility that could produce as much as 9 trillion cubic feet of gas over the next 30 years began service ahead of schedule, Exxon Mobil said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Exxon's Tillerson makes case for 'pro-energy policies'

Exxon's Tillerson makes case for 'pro-energy policies'

WASHINGTON, March 12 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. Chairman Rex Tillerson called on energy sector employees to embrace the industry's policies, including more export opportunities.
Exxon stresses diversity in future growth agenda

Exxon stresses diversity in future growth agenda

NEW YORK, March 6 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. Chairman Rex Tillerson said a diverse portfolio is a central part of his company's production agenda for 2014.

Exxon boss involved in Texas zoning dispute tied to fracking

DALLAS, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil's CEO and his neighbors in Texas are protesting construction of a water tower to be used for hydraulic fracturing, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Exxon invests heavily in five-year plan

NEW YORK, March 7 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil needs an "unprecedented level" of investments to finance new developments that will add to reserve potential, CEO Rex Tillerson said in New York.

Iraq's oil rift deepens over Exxon move

ERBIL, Iraq, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil is pushing ahead with its drive to develop oil fields in Iraq's Kurdish enclave despite fierce opposition from Iraq's central government in Baghdad.

Kurds warn BP not to drill for Baghdad

ERBIL, Iraq, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- The escalating dispute between Baghdad and the Kurds over oil and land went up a notch with BP perhaps helping Baghdad in a disputed oil field.

Rosneft, Exxon consider arctic environment

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil announced Friday it signed a declaration with Russian oil company Rosneft for the protection of the Russian arctic during oil and gas operations.
Exxon Mobil to explore coal seam gas

Exxon Mobil to explore coal seam gas

CANBERRA, Australia, June 6 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil has signed an agreement for coal seam gas exploration in Victoria, Australia.

Natural gas an economic driver, execs say

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 5 (UPI) -- How the international community responds to growing reserves of natural gas will have sweeping economic changes, an executive said from Malaysia.

Rosneft, Exxon Mobil to work together

MOSCOW, April 17 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil and Russian oil company Rosneft said Russian, Canadian and U.S. oil and natural gas assets are part of strategic agreements.

Exxon committed to Iraqi Kurdistan

WASHINGTON, April 6 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil is committed to working in oil fields controlled by the semiautonomous government in northern Iraq, the company's top executive said.

Exxon calls for fracking transparency

HOUSTON, March 12 (UPI) -- A disclosure program regarding shale natural gas development in Europe will give policymakers confidence about their resource potential, an executive said.

Politics sank Keystone XL, Exxon says

HOUSTON, March 12 (UPI) -- A decision to delay a permit for TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline was based largely on U.S. politics, an energy executive said.
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Rex Tillerson
Chairman and CEO ExxonMobil Corp. Rex Tillerson (L) testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Consolidation in the Oil and Gas Industry and its result of raising prices, in Washington on March 14, 2006. Tillerson was joined by Chairman and CEO James Mulva ConocoPhillips, Chairman and CEO Chevron Corp. David O'Reilly, CEO Valero Energy Corp. Bill Klesse, President Shell Oil Company John Hofmeister and President and CEO Ross Pillari BP American, Inc. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

Rex W. Tillerson (born March 23, 1952, in Wichita Falls, Texas) is the current Chairman, President, and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation, positions previously held by Lee Raymond.

Tillerson graduated from Huntsville (Texas) High School in 1970. He was the recipient of a B.S. from The University of Texas at Austin in civil engineering. During his time at the UT-Austin, he was involved with the Tejas Club, Longhorn Band, and Alpha Phi Omega.. In 2006 he was named a Distinguished Engineering Graduate.

Tillerson joined The Exxon Company, U.S.A., in 1975 as an engineer. He held various positions with Exxon, domestically and internationally. In 1995, he became president of Exxon Yemen Inc. and Esso Exploration and Production Khorat Inc. In 1998, he became a vice president of Exxon Ventures (CIS) and president of Exxon Neftegas Limited with responsibility for Exxon's holdings in Russia and the Caspian Sea. In 1999, with the merger of Exxon and Mobil, he was named Executive Vice President of ExxonMobil Development Company.

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