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Woodside Petroleum Ltd, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, production, marketing, and sale of hydrocarbons in Australia and internationally. The company’s products include liquefied natural gas, pipeline natural gas, condensate, liquefied petroleum gas, and crude oil. It holds interests in the North West Shelf project located in Western Australia; and four floating oil production, storage, and offloading vessels located in the Carnarvon Basin, the North West Shelf, and the Timor sea, as well as blocks in Australia, Myanmar, Ireland, New Zealand, Peru, the Republic of Korea, Spain, Morocco, Gabon, Cameroon, and Tanzania. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

3,803 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/17/15
Founded in 1954

woodside petroleum ltd (WPL) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director an...
Total Annual Compensation: $5.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Chief Operations Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.9M
Executive Vice President of Development
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Executive Vice President of Global Exploratio...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

woodside petroleum ltd (WPL) Key Developments

Woodside Petroleum Mulls Acquisitions

Woodside Petroleum Ltd. (ASX:WPL) intends to pursue acquisitions. The firm is contemplating future acquisitions of $6.4 billion.

Woodside Petroleum Expects to Cut More Than 300 Jobs

Woodside Petroleum plans to cut more than 300 jobs in 2015 as it slashes expenditure following a sharp fall in the oil price. The company has also shelved plans to develop the Sunrise gas field off East Timor because of regulatory and fiscal uncertainty.

Woodside Declares Final Dividend for the 2014, Payable on March 25, 2015

The Board of Woodside has declared a final dividend for 2014 of US 144 cents per share. The dividend will be paid on 25 March 2015 to all shareholders registered on the record date of 27 February 2015. The ex-dividend date for dividend entitlement will be 25 February 2015. The dividend will be fully franked for Australian taxation purposes.


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