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Wiserlinks Knowledge

  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Jean-Bernard Girault

Total and Sonatrach to launch engineering studies for a petrochemical project in Arzew

| 14/05/2018

Oil Review Africa As part of the comprehensive partnership announced in 2017, Total has signed an agreement with Sonatrach to launch the engineering studies for a petrochemical project in Arzew, western Algeria. The project includes a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit and a polypropylene production unit with an output capacity of 550,000 tonnes per year.According to […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Statoil Acquires Stakes in Two Fields From Total for $1.45B

Nasdaq | 29/11/2017

Nasdaq Statoil ASA has entered into an agreement with Total SA to acquire equity interests in two fields – Martin Linge and the Garantiana- from the latter for a total consideration of $1.45 billion. The fields are located in the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). Statoil will acquire a 51% stake in the Martin Linge field and 40% […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Total buys Engie’s upstream LNG business for $1.49 billion

Platts | 14/11/2017

Platts Total has bought Engie’s portfolio of upstream LNG assets for $1.49 billion, the French oil and gas major said Wednesday. The deal would boost Total’s volumes to around 40 million mt/year of LNG by 2020, “making Total the second-largest global player among the majors with a worldwide market share of 10%,” said Patrick Pouyanne, […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Total to buy Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion

FT | 22/08/2017

FT Container shipping group AP Moller-Maersk has agreed to sell its oil and gas division to Total for $7.45bn, as it seeks to focus on its core transport and logistics businesses. APMM will receive approximately $4.95bn in Total shares, and Total will assume $2.5bn of short term debt to fund the remainder of the deal. […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Total targets U.S. polyethylene market with $1.7 billion investment

DAILY MAIL | 31/03/2017

DAILY MAIL French oil and gas major Total said it aims to become a major player in the U.S. polyethylene market as it announced a $1.7 billion joint venture on Monday with Austria’s Borealis and Canada’s Nova Chemical.   Click here to read full article

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Total, Glencore and Gunvor bidding for Chevron’s South African assets

Reuters | 07/11/2016

Reuters Total, Glencore and Gunvor GGL.UL are bidding for a 75 percent stake in Chevron’s  South African downstream assets, which include a refinery, three industry sources told Reuters on Tuesday. U.S. oil major Chevron said in January it planned to sell 75 percent of its South African business unit, which includes a 110,000-barrels-a-day refinery in […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Total Shortlist for Atotech Bidders Said to Include Carlyle, CVC

Bloomberg | 16/09/2016

Bloomberg Total SA has drawn up a shortlist of bidders for its electronic-materials business Atotech, and may choose a winner by the end of the month, according to people with knowledge of the situation. CVC Capital Partners is competing against Carlyle Group LP and a joint bid from Cinven Ltd. and BC Partners, said the […]

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Total to Buy Battery Maker Saft in Push to Expand Clean Energy

Bloomberg | 12/05/2016

Bloomberg Total SA agreed to buy French battery maker Saft Groupe SA in a 950 million-euro deal, ratcheting up investments in clean energy by one of the world’s largest oil companies. The purchase allows Total to speed up its expansion in renewables, which began in 2011 with its purchase of solar-panel maker SunPower Corp. Click […]

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