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2008-07-28 06:01:14

ExxonMobil has announced that its Gippsland Basin joint venture company, which includes its subsidiary Esso Australia, will invest $1.1 billion to develop more than 270 million oil-equivalent barrels from the Turrum field in the Bass Strait, offshore southeast Australia. The development follows the recent announcement of $1 billion in funding to develop natural gas from the Kipper field, also in the Bass Strait. Esso Australia is the Turrum field operator and holds 50% interest with BHP...

2008-07-25 12:01:14

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) announced today the Gippsland Basin Joint Venture, which includes its subsidiary, Esso Australia, will invest $1.1 billion to develop more than 270 million oil-equivalent barrels from the Turrum field in the Bass Strait, offshore southeast Australia. The development follows the recent announcement of $1 billion in funding to develop natural gas from the Kipper field, also in the Bass Strait. Esso Australia is the Turrum field operator and holds 50...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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