Posts Tagged ‘British Petroleum’

  • ACCC okays Shell’s acquisition of BG

    November 20, 2015 • NewsComments (0)

    Shell’s proposed takeover of Britain’s BG Group is inching closer to completion after Australia’s Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) determined that the deal would be “unlikely to substantially lessen competition in the wholesale natural gas

  • Shell to acquire BG Group

    April 14, 2015 • NewsComments (0)

    Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell is set to acquire British gas producer BG Group in a deal valued at approximately $70 billion. If it materialises, the takeover will create the world’s largest oil and gas company – worth twice the value of British Petroleum

  • BP to close Bulwer Island Refinery in Brisbane

    April 3, 2014 • Mining & ResourcesComments (0)

    Global oil giant British Petroleum (BP) has announced that it will close its Bulwer Island refinery in Brisbane because of the emergence of major export-based refineries of Asia operating on a lower cost base. Speaking at a press conference in Melbourne, Andy

  • Cootes’ rough patch continues as Shell cancels fuel supply contract

    January 31, 2014 • NewsComments (0)

    Victorian trucking company Cootes Transport has lost its contract to supply Shell service stations following the involvement of one of the company’s fuel tankers in a fatal crash in Sydney last year which cost the lives of two people. Problems are mounting