Our naming rights Sponsor..ConocoPhillips Australia
At ConocoPhillips, across 17 countries of operations, 11,400 people work in a truly integrated way to find and produce oil and natural gas.
ConocoPhillips is committed to the efficient and effective exploration and production of oil and natural gas. Producing oil and natural gas and getting them to market takes ingenuity, technology and investment. Our innovative, collaborative efforts yield products that improve quality of life globally while producing economic benefits with far-reaching influence.
ConocoPhillips activities in Australia and Timor-Leste are managed by business units with separate head offices: Australia West and Australia East. Australia West is headquartered in Perth, and manages all federal affairs and nationally leveraged shared services as well as the Bayu-Undan project, Darwin LNG and our activities in Timor-Leste. It also manages other potential developments including Caldita-Barossa, Greater Poseidon and Greater Sunrise.
Australia East is headquartered in Brisbane and manages state affairs in Queensland, specifically, ConocoPhillips shareholder interests in the Australia Pacific LNG project as operator of the LNG facilities on Curtis Island which are currently under construction. With a global rise in the need and demand for energy, ConocoPhillips are proud of their ability to contribute in producing this energy in the form of natural gas. Natural gas is a clean energy source that is playing an increasingly important role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
ConocoPhillips first established an office in Timor-Leste in 2006. Now located in Bidau, Dili, the office is managed by the Country Manager, and the local team provide support to the onshore and offshore activities, training and employment programs, and the relationships with local stakeholders.
ConocoPhillips’s Darwin LNG facility in the Northern Territory is an LNG production project in Australia. ConocoPhillips have already invested billions of dollars in the Northern Territory and in our Queensland based Australia Pacific LNG joint venture project. ConocoPhillips also have an exciting portfolio of exploration and development projects offshore from Australia and in the Timor Sea, including Caldita-/Barossa, Greater Poseidon, and Greater Sunrise.
ConocoPhillips and their joint ventures partners have invested US $1.6 billion* in exploration expenditure in Australia on the Caldita-Barossa and Greater Poseidon fields since 2009.
*As of April 2017
People are ConocoPhillips’ strength. They have a dedicated and diverse workforce who are based in Perth, Darwin, Brisbane, and Gladstone in Australia, and in Dili in Timor-Leste.
In 2014, ConocoPhillips Australia was recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Australian Government Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). This is the second consecutive year that they have received acknowledgement for their efforts towards achieving gender equality.
ConocoPhillips Australia strives to be a responsible and welcome member of the communities in which they operate. ConocoPhillips proactively engages to promote economic growth, a healthy environment and vibrant communities, now and for the future.
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