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Exxon Mobil Corporation is the world's leading publicly-owned energy company and it, or its affiliated companies, operates facilities or markets products in most of the world's countries. It is the parent company of the Esso, Mobil and ExxonMobil companies that operate in the United Kingdom.

Offshore oil and gas

Operations overview Exxon Mobil Corporation is the parent company of the Esso, Mobil and ExxonMobil companies that operate in the United Kingdom.

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Exploration The exploration part of our business is concerned with identifying, capturing and evaluating new oil and gas resources.

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Production ExxonMobil has an interest in around 40 producing offshore oil and gas fields in the North Sea. Many of these fields are operated by Shell U.K. Exploration and Production as part of a joint operation.

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Operated by others Many of the production fields in which ExxonMobil has an interest are operated by another company as part of a joint operation.

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Access to oil and gas infrastructure The infrastructure code of practice is a voluntary arrangement developed by Oil & Gas UK in consultation with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

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Natural gas overview ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing is the world's largest non-government marketer of natural gas. Its European activities are coordinated from its office in Leatherhead.

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U.K. Pipelines

We operate the largest privately owned underground oil pipeline distribution network in the U.K. – around 700 kilometers of pipeline. The majority of refinery products are transported by pipeline to distribution terminals at Hythe, Avonmouth, Birmingham, west London and Purfleet. The remaining products are transported by sea or by road.

In 2017 we announced the Southampton to London Pipeline Project that will replace 90 km of the 105 km pipeline that transports aviation fuel from Fawley refinery to the terminal in west London.

Refining and marketing overview

ExxonMobil is best known in the UK for our famous brands: Esso and Mobil. We are one of the largest petrol retailers in the UK. We serve around 800,000 customers every day, 365 days of the year, through our retail network of around 1,100 Esso-branded service stations.

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Fawley refinery

The Esso refinery at Fawley, near Southampton, is the largest in the UK and one of the most complex in Europe.

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Chemicals

Fawley chemical manufacturing plant At Fawley in Hampshire, Esso Petroleum Company, Limited and ExxonMobil Chemical Limited operate one of the largest and most complex oil refining and petrochemical manufacturing sites in Europe.

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Fawley chemical products The steam cracker is the starting point for many of the chemical products produced at Fawley. It takes a feedstock of heavy naphtha or gas oil from the refinery to produce basic chemical building blocks: ethylene, propene and butane.

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Fife Ethylene Plant ExxonMobil Chemical's Fife Ethylene Plant (FEP) is one of Europe's largest and most modern ethylene plants.

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FEP Ethylene Plant Ethylene is a basic chemical widely used in the production of everyday items such as plastic bags, milk and food cartons, washing up liquids, paints, anti-freeze, toys and car components.

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Advanced Elastomer Systems AES Advanced Elastomer Systems Limited (AES), an ExxonMobil subsidiary, is one of the world's leading suppliers of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs).

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