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Fact Sheet for Woodside Petroleum Ltd

Nationality: Australia
Contact Address: 240 St Georges Terrace Perth 6000 Australia Tel: +61-8-9348-4000 Fax: +61-8-9214-2777
General: Woodside is one of Australia’s top ten companies by market capitalisation, and the nation’s largest publicly-traded oil and gas exploration and production company. Based in Perth, Western Australia, Woodside has major operational assets and exploration and development interests in five continents including Australia and the United States.   In 50 years the company have grown from a pioneer oil and gas explorer to Australia’s largest independent producer of oil and gas and one of the world’s largest producers of LNG. Woodside operates Australia’s largest resources project, the North West Shelf Venture in Western Australia, which produces about 40 per cent of Australia’s oil and gas. In 2010, Woodside will complete construction of its Pluto LNG Project near Karratha – Australia’s second biggest resources project. Source:
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