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Arctic operations

Tailoring our approach to specific environments is essential to anticipating challenges, working safely and protecting the environment.

Arctic iceberg

Ice studies / icebergs

There are four different types of ice in the Arctic, and fundamental project decisions are based on the types of ice that will be encountered.

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Preparedness in the Arctic

We have the technical expertise, qualified responders and access to response equipment that enable us to be prepared for the most effective and safe response.

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Understanding the Arctic

Protecting the environment begins with a thorough understanding of our environmental and socioeconomic surroundings. We’ve been working in the Arctic since the 1920s.

Operations Integrity. ExxonMobil employees and contractors apply our operations Integrety Management System (OIMS) in all aspects of our business, like at the Baton Rouge Refinery. OIMS is the cornerstone of our commitment to operational excellence, enabling us to achieve industry-leading safety performance and improvement in our environmental performance.

Operations Integrity Management System

We are committed to conducting business in a manner that is compatible with the environmental and economic needs of the communities in which we operate, and that protects the safety, security, and health of our employees, those involved with our operations, our customers, and the public.