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A Swift Energy Co. production facility in Lake Washington off the Louisiana coast. (Swift Energy Co.)

Eagle Ford producer leases Exxon’s old space

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The Houston-based exploration firm plans to move into former Exxon Mobil space in the Five Greenspoint Place 19-story building at 17001 Northchase Drive.
Chevron hired an investment banker to gauge buyer interest in its Hawaiian operations.
(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Chevron making major land buy near Houston

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Chevron Corp. has signed an agreement to buy 103 acres of land in Katy, its latest effort to boost its Houston-area presence.
Eight Greenspoint Plaza 
(Photo courtesty Jones Lang LaSalle commercial real estate)

Exxon Mobil sells Houston building

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Exxon Mobil has sold an eight-story office tower near the North Freeway and Beltway 8.
The new Exxon Mobil corporate campus under construction near The Woodlands is seen on Thursday, May 23, 2013. The new development is near Interstate 45 and the Hardy Toll Road. In total, the complex will house 10,000 people when it opens in 2015. (Smiley N. Pool / Houston Chronicle)

Exxon’s massive campus reshaping Houston’s northern suburbs (photos)

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Come next year, a suburban region north of Houston will be home to some 10,000 people who work for Exxon Mobil Corp., which is building a campus the size of a small city on 385 forested acres. The project is so massive that it was initially given a code name: Project “Delta,” the mathematical term for change.
Marathon Oil Tower at 5555 San Felipe (Chronicle file)

Marathon Oil Tower sold to LA firm

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The 41-story Marathon Oil Tower in the Galleria area has been sold to a real estate fund affiliated with Los Angeles-based CBRE Global Investors.
The head office of Statoil in Stavanger, Norway.  (AP Photo / Kent Skibstad, NTB scanpix, File)

Statoil planning major Houston expansion

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Statoil says it is committed in North America and a new long-term lease for office space in west Houston reflects that.
BHP Billiton Petroleum rendering (credit:  Pickard Chilton and Payne Rowlett.)

Construction underway on BHP Billiton’s new digs

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Developers broke ground Monday on what will be a 30-story office tower in Houston’s Uptown neighborhood. The property will house employees of BHP Billiton Petroleum when it’s completed in 2016.
A rendering of Skanska’s new office project in the Energy Corridor (Courtesy of Skanska USA)

Skanska reveals plans for new Energy Corridor development

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Petroleum Geo-Services will lease 122,000 square feet in a new building slated for the Energy Corridor, a developer announced Wednesday.
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Energy trading firm to anchor new Houston development

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International energy trading firm Vitol will anchor a new development planned in the Upper Kirby District, a developer announced Tuesday.
April 2013: The new Exxon Mobil corporate campus under construction near The Woodlands is seen on Thursday, April 11, 2013. The new development is near Interstate 45 and the Hardy Toll Road. In total, the complex will house 10,000 people when it opens in 2015. (Smiley N. Pool / Houston Chronicle)

Exxon touts energy efficiency of giant new campus (photos)

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Exxon Mobil’s new campus north of Houston will include about “20 buildings designed around a three-acre commons, modeled after the great public squares found in Europe and the United States.”