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12/05/2002Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock
The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on January 3, 2003 to holders of record at the close of business on December 16, 2002. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......C.T. Tursi (212) 536-8593... 
11/26/2002Amerada Hess Announces Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC), announced today that the G-13 wildcat well drilled in Block G, offshore Equatorial Guinea in the Rio Muni Basin, has made a new oil discovery. The well drilled in the southern part of the block, 10 miles south of Ceiba Field, encountered 251 feet of net oil pay over a 963 foot interval. Wireline sampling recovered 34 to 37 degree API oil and indicated good reservoir characteristics. The water depth at the well location was 3,284 feet, and the... 
11/19/2002Shenzi-1 Well In Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico Discovers Hydrocarbons
An exploration well on the Shenzi prospect (AHC 28%) in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico has discovered hydrocarbons. The well has reached a measured depth of 26,607 feet and has encountered a gross hydrocarbon column of 465 feet with 140 feet of net pay. The water depth is 4,400 feet. The Shenzi discovery is located 125 miles off the Louisiana coast in Green Canyon Block 654. The significance of the discovery will be assessed following further evaluation of drilling and resource data. Apprai... 
10/24/2002Amerada Hess Reports Results For The Third Quarter 2002
New York, New York....October 24, 2002....Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) reported operating earnings, excluding special items, of $121 million ($1.36 per share) for the third quarter of 2002 compared with earnings of $167 million ($1.86 per share) for the third quarter of 2001. There was a net loss of $136 million ($1.54 per share) in the third quarter of 2002, including a charge for asset impairment and other special items. Net income was $153 m... 
10/17/2002Amerada Hess Announces Drilling Results In The Faroe-Shetland Trough
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC), on behalf of the partners in UK continental shelf license P1029, announced today that well 204/16-1 spudded by the West Navion drillship on September 1, 2002 in the Faroe-Shetland Trough in the North Atlantic was plugged and abandoned on October 17, 2002 after a 47 day operation. Well 204/16-1 was an appraisal of the Faroese 6004/16-1Z untested oil and gas discovery drilled in 2001. The 204/16-1 well was drilled to a total depth... 
10/16/2002Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Thursday, October 24 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its third quarter 2002 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-967-7140 any time after 11:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-719-457-2629. This conference call will also be available by webcast at www.hess.com (audio only). Forward loo... 
09/17/2002U.S. Flag Tanker Operations of Amerada Hess Sold To United States Shipping
United States Shipping LLC ("US Shipping") announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the U.S. flag tanker operations of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC). The acquisition includes six sister vessels, their management and employees, and ancillary assets. The aggregate purchase price for the acquisition is slightly under $200 million. The vessels acquired by US Shipping primarily transport refined petroleum products between U.S. ports for major oil companies and represent ... 
09/16/2002Amerada Hess Corporation Announces The Exchange Of Its 25% Shareholding In Premier Plc For Assets
Amarada Hess Corporation [NYSE:AHC] announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Premier Oil PLC [LSE:PMO] to exchange its 25% shareholding interest in Premier for a portion of Premier's interest in a producing field in Indonesia. The proposed transaction will involve the transfer by Premier to Amerada Hess of a 23% stake in Natuna Sea Block A in Indonesia, in exchange for the cancellation of Amerada Hess's 25% shareholding in Premier. Petroliam Nasional Berhad ("Petronas"),... 
09/09/2002Amerada Hess Announces Successful Elon Appraisal Well
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that an appraisal well drilled in the eastern portion of the Elon Field had encountered 316 feet of net oil pay in a single, continuous column. The well was drilled in 165 feet of water on Block G offshore Equatorial Guinea in the Rio Muni Basin. The successful appraisal increases the areal extent and size of the Elon Field and will be incorporated into the development plan that will be submitted to the Government of Equatorial Guinea for appr... 
09/05/2002Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock
The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on September 30, 2002 to holders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2002. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......C.T. Tursi (212) 536-8593... 
08/14/2002Amerada Hess Announces Drilling Results And Plans In Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that the F-4 well drilled offshore Equatorial Guinea in the Rio Muni Basin had been plugged and abandoned as a dry hole. The Company said that reservoir sands were present but proved to be water bearing. The well was drilled about 13 miles northeast of the Ebano Field discovery well. Amerada Hess said that a further four exploration wells are scheduled to be drilled in Equatorial Guinea this year, the first of which will be spudded befo... 
07/24/2002Amerada Hess Reports Results For The Second Quarter 2002
New York, New York....July 24, 2002....Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) reported operating earnings, excluding special items, of $171 million for the second quarter of 2002 compared with earnings of $357 million for the second quarter of 2001. In the first half of 2002, operating earnings were $283 million compared with earnings of $694 million in the first half of 2001. Including special items, net income amounted to $149 million and $289 million ... 
07/17/2002Amerada Hess Announces First Oil From The Halley Field in the North Sea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that production from the Halley Field, in which Amerada Hess has a 40% interest, began on Tuesday, July 2, 2002. Halley is located in Block 30/12b in the Central North Sea. The Field well is producing at an initial rate of 15,000 barrels of oil per day, and it is planned to increase this to a plateau rate of 20,000 barrels of oil per day. The Halley Field, with estimated reserves of approximately 11 million barrels of oil equivalent an... 
07/09/2002Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, July 24 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its second quarter 2002 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-810-0924 any time after 12:45 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-913-981-4900. Forward looking and other material information may be discussed during the conference call. ... 
06/18/2002Amerada Hess Announces Abang Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that the G-10 exploration well drilled offshore Equatorial Guinea on Block G in the Rio Muni Basin has made a significant new oil discovery named Abang. The G-10 well encountered 170 feet of net pay, 157 feet of oil and 13 feet of gas, and was drilled to a total depth of 6,027 feet in approximately 323 feet of water. The discovery well is located about 14 miles northeast of Amerada Hess' Ceiba Field, two miles east of the Oveng discovery and 2... 
06/11/2002Amerada Hess To Acquire Additional Interests Offshore West Africa
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) has reached agreement to obtain interests in the Gambia PPL Block, the Croix du Sud (AGC) in the jointly administered area between Senegal and Guinea Bissau and the Ntem Block in Cameroon. The Corporation's interests are expected to be 80% in the PPL and Ntem Blocks and 68% in Croix du Sud. The transaction is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of 2002. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......C.T. Tursi (212) 536-8593... 
06/05/2002Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock
The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on June 28, 2002 to holders of record at the close of business on June 17, 2002. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......C.T. Tursi (212) 536-8593... 
05/14/2002Amerada Hess Announces Extension of the Elon Field Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that the G-9 well drilled offshore Equatorial Guinea on Block G in the Rio Muni Basin has proved a significant extension of the Elon Field discovered by the G-8 well. The G-9 well encountered 291 feet of net oil pay and was drilled to a total depth of 5,714 feet in approximately 183 feet of water. The G-9 well is located about 1.6 miles south of the G-8 discovery well and 14 miles northeast of Amerada Hess' Ceiba Field. "The G-9 well pr... 
05/14/2002Webcast Alert: Amerada Hess Corporation Announces Its Analyst Meeting Webcast and Conference Call, Live and Archived
In conjunction with Amerada Hess Corporation's (NYSE: AHC) Investor Meeting, you are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on May 16, 2002 at 9:00 AM Eastern. What: Investor Meeting When: May 16, 2002 at 9:00 AM Eastern Where: www.hess.com OR http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=4277 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at th... 
05/13/2002Amerada Hess Makes Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Discovery
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today announced that it has made an oil discovery on its Devils Island prospect located on Garden Banks Block 344 in the Gulf of Mexico. The discovery, made by the GB 344 No. 4 well, encountered more than 100 feet of net oil pay in a single, high quality reservoir. The well was drilled to a total depth of 24,525 feet in approximately 2,300 feet of water. The discovery is located 135 miles offshore Louisiana, 12 miles southwest of the Amerada Hess operated Bal... 
04/24/2002Amerada Hess Reports Results For The First Quarter of 2002
New York, New York....April 24, 2002...Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reported net income, including gains on asset sales, of $141 million for the first quarter of 2002 compared with income of $337 million for the first quarter of 2001. Excluding asset sales, operating earnings amounted to $113 million in the first quarter of 2002.   The after-tax results by major operating activity for the first quarters of 2002 and 2001 were as follows (in millions, except per share ... 
04/05/2002Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, April 24 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its first quarter 2002 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-289-0437 any time after 12:45 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-913-981-5508. Forward looking and other material information may be discussed during the conference call. ... 
03/25/2002Amerada Hess Announces Elon Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reports that it has made an oil discovery offshore Equatorial Guinea on Block G in the Rio Muni Basin. The discovery, named Elon, was made by the G-8 well and encountered 157 feet of net oil pay. The well was drilled to a total depth of 5,977 feet in approximately 210 feet of water. The G-8 well is located about 15 miles northeast of Amerada Hess' Ceiba Field and 6 miles southeast of the recently announced Akom discovery. "Importantly, the G-8 well has... 
03/06/2002Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock
The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on March 29, 2002 to holders of record at the close of business on March 18, 2002. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......C.T. Tursi (212) 536-8593... 
02/27/2002Amerada Hess Announces Akom Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today reported that it has made another oil discovery offshore Equatorial Guinea on Block G in the Rio Muni Basin. The discovery, named Akom, was made by the G-7 well and encountered 162 feet of net oil pay. The well was drilled to a total depth of 8,140 feet in approximately 1,456 feet of water. The G-7 well is located about 12 miles northeast of Amerada Hess' Ceiba Field and two miles southeast of the recently announced Ebano discovery. The well encountered... 
02/13/2002Amerada Hess Announces First Oil Production From New FPSO Sendje Ceiba, Ceiba Field Production Resumes
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that the Ceiba Field offshore Equatorial Guinea resumed oil production in late January and is now flowing at rates in excess of 50,000 barrels of oil per day using the new FPSO Sendje Ceiba. Outfitted with expanded production facilities and water injection capability, the Sendje Ceiba will extend field life and maximize oil recovery. The new FPSO replaced the existing FPSO Sendje Berge in just 14 days in January in a safe, cost-effective opera... 
01/30/2002Amerada Hess Announces the Ebano Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reports that it has made another significant oil discovery offshore Equatorial Guinea in the Rio Muni Basin. The discovery, named Ebano, was made by the F-2 well, which was drilled to a total depth of 11,011 feet in approximately 2,052 feet of water in Block F. The find was confirmed by a geological sidetrack in Block G, which was drilled to a total depth of 9,446 feet. Analysis of downhole measurements indicates the Ebano-1 sidetrack exploration well has gro... 
01/23/2002Amerada Hess Reports Results For The Fourth Quarter 2001
New York, New York....January 23, 2002...Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reported operating earnings, excluding special items, of $85 million for the fourth quarter of 2001 compared with earnings of $304 million for the fourth quarter of 2000. For the full year, operating earnings were $945 million compared with earnings of $987 million in 2000. Net income amounted to $54 million in the fourth quarter of 2001 and $914 million for the year. ... 
01/07/2002Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, January 23 at 12:00 noon Eastern Standard Time to discuss its fourth quarter 2001 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-946-0782 any time after 11:45 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-719-457-2657. Forward looking and other material information may be discussed during the conference call. ...