Occidental is an international energy company with assets in the United States, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. We are one of the largest oil producers in the U.S., including a leading producer in the Permian and DJ basins, and offshore Gulf of Mexico. Our midstream and marketing segment provides flow assurance and maximizes the value of our oil and gas. Our chemical subsidiary OxyChem manufactures the building blocks for life-enhancing products.
5 Greenway Plaza, Suite 110, Houston, United States of America
Spin-off of California Operations
Adnoc Sour Gas (Al Hosn Gas)
Acquisition of Permian Basin Resources Properties
Acquisition of Seminole-San Andres Unit Properties/Monetization of Non-Strategic Permian Resources Acreage
Sale of non-core domestic midstream assets
Acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum
Sale of Colombia Onshore Operations
1,029 thousand barrels
Fortune magazine ranked Occidental No. 1 in its Most Admired Companies in the Mining, Crude-Oil Production category in 2020. Occidental has made the
Occidental has been named a Fortune Magazine Blue Ribbon Company for appearing on four of its annual rankings in 2018
Our wholly owned subsidiary OxyChem is a five-time winner of the American Chemistry Council's top safety performance award
Thomson Reuters honored Occidental as a Top 100 Global Energy Leader, in recognition of excelling in a complex business environment
In 2018, the Houston Chronicle ranked Occidental 10th among the largest publicly traded companies in the Houston area
Stephen I. Chazen
Member of Advisory Committee; and Audit Committee
Carlos M. Gutierrez
Chair of Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee
Oxy takes pride in being a responsible employer, dedicated to treating every employee with respect and dignity and providing a safe, healthy, and high-quality work environment. Every aspect of our business is guided by Oxy’s ethical, environmental, and human rights commitments as well as our strong commitment to safety.
At Oxy, we have an unwavering commitment to provide a safe and healthy work environment for all employees and contractors. We maintain stringent Health, Environment and Safety (HES) policies at every work site. All Oxy employees and contractors are required to follow these policies and take the necessary precautions to protect themselves and their co-workers. We also expect and require employees to immediately report accidents as well as unsafe practices and conditions.
Oxy consistently ranks among the safest companies in the United States. Since 1996, the employee Injury and Illness Incidence Rate (IIR) – the number of recordable injuries and illnesses per 100 workers per year – has been less than 1.0. Oxy’s 2012 employee IIR of 0.33 – the best in company history – is far less than the all-U.S. industry average of 3.5 reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.