Woodside Petroleum Ltd is a Public Company that is ranked number 48 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Oil and Gas Extraction in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $7,602,409,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Woodside Petroleum Ltd had 3662 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Woodside Petroleum Ltd is Mr Peter Coleman whose official title is Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director. The Chairman of Woodside Petroleum Ltd is Mr Richard Goyder whose official title is Independent Non-Executive Chairman. 

Woodside Petroleum Ltd divides its operations into the following areas:

  • Exploring - Portfolio includes operations in Australia, Peru, Ireland, Bulgaria, Myanmar and Gabon. 
  • Developing - Projects include the Horn and Liard Basin Fields (Canada), Greater Surprise and Brecknock, Torsa and Calliance Fields. The company's Australian development projects include Greater Enfield, North West Shelf Greater Western Flank phase 2 and Scarborough. There is also an oil development occurring in Gabon.
  • Producing - Includes the North West Shelf and Pluto LNG projects and two gas production facilities at the Wheatstone Gas Plant in Western Australia, and the Kitimat Gas Plant in Canada.

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