PDO is the leading exploration and production company in the Sultanate of Oman. We deliver the majority of the country's crude oil production and natural gas supply, but above all we focus on delivering excellence, growth and sustainable value creation within and well beyond our industry.
The Company is owned by the Government of Oman (which has a 60% interest), the Shell Group (which has a 34% interest), Total (which has a 4% interest) and Partex (which has a 2% interest). Gas fields and processing plants are operated by PDO exclusively on behalf of the Government.
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GlassPoint is the leading solar energy supplier for the oil and gas industry. Today, we're building some of the world's largest solar energy projects to reduce emissions and improve oilfield economics. We've forged partnerships with energy leaders and strategic investors including Royal Dutch Shell, Aera Energy, Petroleum Development Oman and the State General Reserve Fund of Oman, the country's largest sovereign wealth fund. Together, we're unlocking massive new opportunities for solar in the global energy industry.
Operating worldwide from the Middle East to California, GlassPoint delivers turnkey solar steam and solar electricity solutions to power oilfield operations. By harnessing sunshine, instead of burning natural gas or other fuels, GlassPoint helps oil producers reduce operating expenses while significantly cutting greenhouse gas emissions. GlassPoint designed its enclosed trough technology to overcome the operating challenges found in harsh oilfield environments and deliver the lowest-cost steam. When used for thermal enhanced oil recovery (EOR), GlassPoint solar steam generators can reduce an oilfield's gas consumption and carbon emissions by up to 80%.
WorleyParsons is a global professional services business which delivers projects, provides expertise in engineering, procurement and construction and offers a wide range of consulting and advisory services. We cover the full project lifecycle, from creating new assets to sustaining and enhancing operating assets, in the hydrocarbons, power, mineral, metals, chemicals and infrastructure sectors.
WorleyParsons has had a continuous presence in Oman for 25 years and currently employs approximately 850 project delivery, consulting and engineering personnel.
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Occidental Petroleum is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Middle East and Latin America. Headquartered in Houston, Occidental is one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization. Occidental's midstream and marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases and markets hydrocarbons and other commodities. The company's wholly owned subsidiary OxyChem manufactures and markets basic chemicals and vinyls. Occidental is committed to respecting the environment, operating safely and upholding high standards of social responsibility throughout the company>s worldwide operations.