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BP

1. On drawings, abbr. for blueprint.
2. On drawings, abbr. for baseplate.
3. On drawings, abbr. for bearing pile.
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Its initial marketing focus will be on rigid containers, although PET film is also being explored jointly by BP Amoco and ColorMatrix.
Sinopec will be entering joint ventures with Exxon Mobil in Guangdong province, and with BP Amoco in Zhejiang province.
A UK national newspaper yesterday reported that BP Amoco was working on a bid for exploration group BG International which would value the demerged half of the old BG Group at pounds 12 billion.
BP Amoco is shortly to begin drilling its first of two exploration wells which is to be completed by end-2000.
Los Angeles-based Arco and its suitor, London-based BP Amoco, had planned to complete the merger Monday.
Under the terms of the contract, BP Amoco will outsource to PricewaterhouseCoopers BPO Canada its accounting services and associated information technology groups in Calgary, AB.
BP Amoco says this would provide a gas supply for the industrialized northeast region of China, including the Beijing area, and virtually double China's present gas consumption.
The state and BP Amoco reached a tentative agreement on these issues in early November (see sidebar).
The key strategic decisions behind the disposal of downstream assets was that BP Amoco would significantly reduce its global coverage and that the ratio between owned refining and oil products marketed would fall to between 60 and 70% compared with the 90% ratio in 1999.
NiSource subsidiary, Primary Energy and BP Amoco will develop, engineer and construct a natural gas fired cogeneration facility at BP-Amoco's Whiting refinery.
A spokeswoman confirmed engineer Alistair Taylor, 45, had been reported missing by oil company BP Amoco in the north-east of the South American country.