Exclusive: Exxon Mobil employee contracts Covid-19 as Houston-area campus reopens

An Exxon Mobil employee working at the company’s Houston-area campus has been confirmed to have contracted Covid-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, just as the company is reopening the property, according to an internal memo......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Behind The List: Top energy employers in Houston see employment change

Exxon Mobil Corp. has stayed in the top spot of the Houston Business Journal's Largest Houston-Area Energy Employers List for the past five years, but Scotland-based Wood has seen the largest leap in local employment since 2015. Wood, No. 2 on The L.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

Behind The List: No. 1 energy employer in Houston sees drop in global revenue

Despite its No. 1 spot on the Houston Business Journal's 2019 Largest Houston-Area Energy Employers List, Irving, Texas-based Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) has seen a large drop off in global revenue since 2014. The company reported a global reven.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

Photos: Multimillion-dollar upgrades wrap up at former Exxon Mobil campus in Greenspoint

The developers behind a newly renovated corporate campus in Greenspoint have bet millions that tenants will take note of vast improvements underway in the area some call "Gunspoint.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

Two Houston-area oil and gas facilities catch fire over the weekend

Separate fires broke out at Exxon Mobil Corp.’s Baytown refinery and Intercontinental Terminals Co.’s Deer Park facility over the weekend. ITC Deer Park reported its fire at 1943 Independence Parkway broke out around 10 a.m. March 17, accordi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2019

Exclusive: Exxon Mobil breaks with past, bulks up energy trading to boost profit

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp is pushing deeper into energy trading, building a global cadre of experienced traders and beefing up risk-management systems to lift profit, according to executive recruiters and people familiar with the business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2018

Thousands of new employees will soon join Exxon Mobil in Springwoods Village

Hewlett Packard Inc. will move its 2,400 Houston employees into its 378,000-square-foot Houston campus in Springwoods Village between Thanksgiving and Christmas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2018

Exclusive: Exxon adds veteran oil traders in Houston as it bulks up trading: sources

Exxon Mobil Corp has hired veteran crude traders Mitch Rubinstein and Michael Paradise in Houston, as the oil major further boosts its trading capabilities, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2019

Exclusive: Exxon adds veteran traders to bulk up oil trading - sources

Exxon Mobil Corp has hired veteran crude traders Mitch Rubinstein and Michael Paradise in Houston, to further boost its trading capabilities, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2019

New-to-Houston charter school to add northeast Houston campus

A charter school system that has yet to open it first Houston-area campus already has plans for another in the works. Idea Public Schools, which styles its name as "IDEA," for "Individuals Dedicated to Excellence and Achievement," plans to open.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

Port Houston "Famous" For COVID-19 Response

Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) Executive Director Peter Friedmann said Roger Guenther "became famous" in mid-March when two Port Houston terminals were temporarily closed after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2020

Financial, health inequalities plagued Houston before Covid-19, Kinder Institute survey finds

The divide between the haves and have-nots was great in the Houston region even before the novel coronavirus began to spread in the community, according to a new Rice University survey. The 39th annual Kinder Houston Area Survey, released May 18 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

Ford contracts with area hospital to test Claycomo employees for Covid-19

Ford Motor Co. said it has a contract with Liberty Hospital to quickly test employees of its Kansas City Assembly Plant suspected of having Covid-19. The move is part of the company’s plan to reopen the plant in Claycomo, which produces For.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

Projects in Houston"s port area, consolidation deals face Covid-19 delays, experts say

Companies along Houston's coast are pausing their large investment projects until uncertainty evaporates and demand returns......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

Three more KC-area retail stores may become a victim of Covid-19 pandemic

Houston-based Stage Stores Inc. (NYSE: SSI), which owns several department store brands, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is looking to sell its business. The bankruptcy filing, which was anticipated as early as February, comes les.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2020

Exxon Mobil swings to a loss and revenue falls 12%, as COVID-19 weighs on oil demand

Exxon Mobil Corp. reported Friday that it swung to a first-quarter loss, as a result of a large market-related writedown, and revenue that fell 12%, as the COVID-19 pandemic significantly impacted demand, .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2020

Exxon Mobil modifies facilities to produce medical-grade sanitizer for COVID-19

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 24th, 2020

Exclusive: Amazon confirms largest known outbreak of COVID-19 at a warehouse outside NYC

Reuters Over 30 workers at an Amazon warehouse in Carteret, New Jersey, have contracted COVID-19, the company told Business Insider. "Every other day it's the same text message," one employee said. "I used to feel safe here, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2020

Virginia will not use Inova’s Merrifield campus as a coronavirus field hospital

The former Exxon Mobil Corp. campus in Merrifield will not be used as a field hospital as Virginia contends with the coronavirus crisis. Both Inova Health System, which controls the 117-acre property, and Clark Mercer, Gov. Ralph Northam’s chie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

Exxon Mobil Option Trader Makes Big Bearish Bet On More Downside After Oil Prices Drop Below $0

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) has been one of the worst-performing large stocks in the entire S&P 500 in over the past decade, and is off to a horrendous start to 2020 thanks to COVID-19. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 20th, 2020

Houston-area bank CEO takes leave of absence after contracting COVID-19

An interim CEO has been named until he returns from his medical leave......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2020