ExxonMobil Receives Excellence Award for Technical Development at World Petroleum Congress
MOSCOW--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Industry leadership in producing liquefied natural gas (LNG) earned Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) an Excellence Award today at the World Petroleum Congress in Moscow.
ExxonMobil received the Excellence Award for Technical Development for its leadership in safety, environment and technology in the development of the global LNG industry through strong partnerships and long-term vision.
“ExxonMobil’s history as an LNG producer dates back to 1970 and continues today with key partnerships in a number of projects including those in Qatar and Papua New Guinea,” said Rex W. Tillerson, ExxonMobil chairman and chief executive officer. “Without strong and sustained partnerships based on mutual respect and mutual benefit, significant progress would not be possible.”
The Excellence Award is one of the most prestigious recognitions in the oil and gas industry. They are awarded every three years by the World Petroleum Council during the World Petroleum Congress. The award honors companies, institutions, public or private, for projects or innovations that promote or operate with high excellence.
ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world’s growing energy needs. ExxonMobil holds an industry-leading inventory of resources, is the largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products, and its chemical company is one of the largest in the world. For more information, visit exxonmobil.com.
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Released June 16, 2014