Oil Company

  • (noun): A company that sells oil.

Some articles on oil, company, oil company:

Supertest Petroleum
... Supertest Petroleum was an oil and gas company in Canada that operated from 1923 to 1973 ... It marketed itself as "Canada's All-Canadian Company", and was acquired by BP Canada in 1971 ... They purchased the assets of the Energy Oil Company for $10,000 ...
Miller Brothers 101 Ranch - History - Oil and Miller Brothers' Decline
... Marland, who formed the 101 Ranch Oil Company ... Oil was struck in 1911 at the "Willie-Cries-for-War" well ... The company’s 1911 oil discovery led to the founding of the Marland Oil Company, later renamed the Continental Oil Company, and then ConocoPhillips ...
Texon, Texas - History
... The town originates from May 23, 1923, when oil was discovered ... The town was named for the Texon Oil and Land Company, which drilled the first successful oil well in the Permian Basin ... Cromwell, Texon Oil discovered the Santa Rita University 1-B, at that time the world's deepest well at 8,525 feet ...
Stockton, Whatley, Davin & Co.
... of Jacksonville was developed by the Stockton Whatley Company in the 1920s ... In 1964, SWD was purchased by the General American Oil Company ... in 1965 and retired as Chairman and CEO in 1984 prior to the company's dissolution ...
Luk Arco
... is a subsidiary of the Russian oil company Lukoil ... as a joint venture between Lukoil and the former American oil company ARCO ... In 2000, Arco merged with the UK oil company BP, and since BP became a shareholder of LukArco with 46% shares ...

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