• Production and Operations Management
    Analyze Marathon’s product process and determine which phase is open to the greatest number of efficiency improvements. Explain your rationale. Marathon has contracts with Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) that transport crude oil from various overseas locations to the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP)...
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  • Production and Operations Management
    Explain one possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process. Marathon Oil Corporation is one of the leading energy companies in the world. On January 13, 2011, Marathon Oil Corporation announced that they will focus on exploration...
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  • Production and Operations Management
    paper is based on the process of converting crude oil to consumer fuels by Marathon Petroleum Company, one of the premier suppliers of US transportation fuel. Firstly, this paper explains that one possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved the production process. Secondly, the...
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  • Assignment #3: Production and Operations Management
    will be based upon the findings of converting crude oil into consumer fuels by Marathon Petroleum Company, one of the premier suppliers of US transportation fuel. Foremost, this paper will explain the possibility Marathon reducing their time in the involvement of their production process. The next thing...
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  • Production and Operations Management
    Marathon Oil Corporation is a United States-based oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Principal exploration activities are in the United States, Norway, Equatorial Guinea, Angola and Canada. Principal development activities are in the United States, the United Kingdom, Norway, Equatorial...
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  • Speedway HR practice
    position, which is about 32% more. Finally, Quik Trip pays out $19,000 more annually to Managers than Speedway, almost 50% more. Speedway Benefits Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) employees and their family enjoy an attractive Health Care benefits package including wellness reimbursements to promote a...
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  • Paper
    Marathon and the Production Process One possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process would be to create new petroleum refineries in different regions allowing operators to shift process and production responsibilities in the event of a natural disaster...
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  • Marathon
    Efficiency Improvements Marathons own 50.7% of LOOP (Louisiana Offshore Oil Port). Crude is imported into this port. Only this port is equipped to handle super tankers. The super tankers can hold up to three million barrels of crude. However, the transporting and storing of the crude is open...
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  • Production and Operation Management
    Strayer University February 13, 2011 Action 1 Marathon is an integrated international energy company engaged in exploration and production; oil sand mining; integrated gas; and refining, marketing, and transportation operation. Marathon is among the top five crude oil refineries in the United...
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  • Accounting Project 5
    Alex Irrer- Marathon Evan Musial-Chevron Supriya Reddy- Exxon Mike Aboosamra- Conocophillips James Craig- Sunoco ACC 305 Group 9 section 001 1. Chevron- Exploration and production (upstream) operations consist of exploring for, developing and producing crude oil and natural gas and marketing natural...
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  • Production and Operation Management
    Terry Dowdy By Calvin J. Gaiter August 7, 2011 Explain one possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process. One likely option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process is to restructure how the production...
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  • Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Refineries in North America - The US to Drive Refinery Capacity Growth
    on the top companies in the sector including business description and strategic analysis. Key companies covered are Valero Energy Corporation, Marathon Petroleum Corporation and Exxon Mobil Corporation. - Product and brand updates, strategy changes, R&D projects, corporate expansions and contractions...
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  • Gas Marketing
    cents per gallon based on a Lundberg price survey* (July 2011 to August 2012). Another marketing strategy of a non top tier gasoline is co-branding. Marathon brand gasoline has co-branded their gasoline products with STP. By utilizing the well known and respected STP brand of detergent additives in their...
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  • Marathon Oil
    Production and Operations Management November 14, 2010 Production and Operations Management Marathon Oil operates around the globe. Marathon Oil is one of the leading energy companies in the world. Marathon operates the majority of the refinery across the Midwest, Gulf Coast, Upper Great Plains and...
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  • Petroleum
    Research Paper “Petroleum” MGT 430 ...
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  • Production and Operations Management
    with distribution, marketing, and last but not least profit. On the demand side, world economic growth is the biggest factor. Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is a major factor on the supply side. OPEC produced about 43% of the world’s crude oil in 2010 and have essentially all...
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  • Production and Operations Management
    storage capacity or to 600 thousand barrels of above ground storage (www.marathonpetroleum.com). If Marathon puts an offshore port at the LOOP this can reduce the time involved in the production process. Marathon can increase the flow of crude oil by moving through pipelines and increase pipeline efficiency...
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  • Converting Crude Oil to Consumer Fuels
    1. Explain one possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process. One possible option that Marathon could take to reduce the time involved in the production process would be to build more refineries. There are seven refineries in the Midwest and in the gulf...
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  • US E&P benchmarking study
    included several corporate acquisitions (ExxonMobil/ XTO Energy, Apache/Mariner Energy, Inc. and Denbury/Encore Acquisition Company). Occidental Petroleum was the leading purchaser of proved properties in 2011 ($3.2 billion) due to acquisitions in South Texas, California and the Permian and Williston...
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  • Poland Oil Markets, 2013
    Sector, Crude Oil Pipeline Companies 42 5.4 Poland Pipeline Sector, Comparison of Key Petroleum Product Pipeline Companies 43 5.5 Poland Pipeline Sector, Crude Oil Pipelines 44 5.6 Poland Pipeline Sector, Petroleum Product Pipelines 45 6 Poland Refining Sector 46 6.1 Poland Refining Sector, Key Data...
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