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Encyclopedia > Imperial Oil
Imperial Oil Limited
Type Public (TSX: IMO AMEX: IMO)
Founded London, Ontario (1880)
Headquarters Calgary, Alberta
Key people T.J. (Tim) Hearn, Chairman, President & CEO
Industry Oil and Gasoline
Products Petrochemical products
Revenue image:green up.png$24.505 billion CAN (2006)
Employees 4,869 (2006)
Website www.imperialoil.com/

Imperial Oil Limited TSX: IMO AMEX: IMO is Canada's largest petroleum company. It is controlled by ExxonMobil, which owns 69.6% of its stock. In turn it owns 25% of Syncrude Canada Ltd., the world's largest producer of synthetic crude oil from strip mining of tar sands. Imperial Oil operates service stations in Canada under the trade name Esso as well as other brand names. Its owned-and-operated convenience stores use the On the Run / Marché Express or Tiger Express brands. Image File history File links Size of this preview: 173 × 37 pixelsFull resolution (173 × 37 pixel, file size: 2 KB, MIME type: image/gif) Copyright 2004, Imperial Oil Limited, Toronto, Canada. ... A public company usually refers to a company which is permitted to offer its securites (i. ... “TSX” redirects here. ... The American Stock Exchange (AMEX) is an American stock exchange situated in New York. ... Nickname: Location of London in relation to Middlesex County and the Province of Ontario Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario County Middlesex County Settled 1826 as a village Incorporated 1855 as a city Government  - City Mayor Anne Marie DeCicco-Best  - Governing Body London City Council  - MPs Sue Barnes (LPC) Glen Pearson... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Official languages English Government - Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman - Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 106 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area Ranked 4th... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar). ... Calgary is the largest city in the province of Alberta, Canada. ... Motto: Fortis et liber(Latin) Strong and free Capital Edmonton Largest city Calgary Official languages English (see below) Government - Lieutenant-Governor Norman Kwong - Premier Ed Stelmach (PC) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 28 - Senate seats 6 Confederation September 1, 1905 (split from Northwest Territories) (8th [province]) Area Ranked... A Chairman is the presiding officer of a meeting, organization, committee, or other deliberative body. ... President is (Brandon) a title held by many leaders of organizations, companies, trade unions, universities, and countries. ... Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... This is a list of petroleum companies. ... Petrochemicals are chemical products made from raw materials of petroleum (hydrocarbon) origin. ... Revenue is a U.S. business term for the amount of money that a company earns from its activities in a given period, mostly from sales of products and/or services to customers. ... Green up arrow for a positive change in revenue from last fiscal year. ... ISO 4217 Code CAD User(s) Canada Inflation 2. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... For the album by the Kaiser Chiefs see Employment (album) Employment is a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, images, videos and other digital assets and hosted on a particular domain or subdomain on the World Wide Web. ... “TSX” redirects here. ... The American Stock Exchange (AMEX) is an American stock exchange situated in New York. ... Pumpjack pumping an oil well near Lubbock, Texas Ignacy Łukasiewicz - inventor of the refining of kerosene from crude oil. ... Exxon Mobil Corporation or ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM), headquartered in Irving, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, USA, is the largest publicly traded integrated oil and gas company in the world, formed on November 30, 1999, by the merger of Exxon and Mobil. ... Syncrude Canada Ltd. ... Synthetic crude is a type of crude oil developed by upgrading bitumen (a tar like substance found in tar sands). ... Strip mining is the practice of mining a seam of mineral ore by first removing all of the soil and rock that lies on top of it. ... Athabasca Oil Sands Oil sands, also referred to as tar sands or bituminous sands, are a combination of clay, sand, water, and bitumen. ... Service station is a term with different meanings in different parts of the world: In the United States and Canada, it refers to a filling station that also offers such services as oil change and mechanical repairs to automobiles. ... A trade name, also known as a trading name or a business name, is the legal name of a business, or the name which a business trades under for commercial purposes. ... An Esso Station in Stabekk, Norway An Esso-branded service station, with On the Run convenience store, in Kanata, Ontario. ... A brand is a customer experience represented by a collection of images and ideas; often, it refers to a symbol such as a name, logo, slogan, and design scheme. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... On the Run is the flagship convenience store brand used by ExxonMobil at Exxon and Mobil stations in the United States, while the chain is used at Esso and Mobil stations internationally. ...


The company was incorporated in 1880. Currently headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Imperial Oil was based in Toronto, Ontario until 2005. Incorporation (abbreviated Inc. ... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar). ... Calgary is a city in the province of Alberta, Canada. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ...


Imperial is one of Canada's top natural gas producers, the country's major refiner and marketer of petroleum products and an important manufacturer of petrochemicals. Most of Imperial's production is from its vast natural resource holdings in Alberta and the Northwest Territories. Natural gas is a gaseous fossil fuel consisting primarily of methane but including significant quantities of ethane, butane, propane, carbon dioxide, nitrogen, helium and hydrogen sulfide. ... Refining is the process of purification of a substance, usually used of a natural resource that is almost in a usable form, but which is more useful in its pure form. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Marketing Look up marketing in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Manufacturing , a branch of industry, is the application of tools and a processing medium to the transformation of raw materials into finished goods for sale. ... Petrochemicals are chemical products made from raw materials of petroleum (hydrocarbon) origin. ... Motto: Fortis et liber(Latin) Strong and free Capital Edmonton Largest city Calgary Official languages English (see below) Government - Lieutenant-Governor Norman Kwong - Premier Ed Stelmach (PC) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 28 - Senate seats 6 Confederation September 1, 1905 (split from Northwest Territories) (8th [province]) Area Ranked... Motto: none Capital Yellowknife Largest city Yellowknife Official languages Chipewyan, Cree, English, French, Gwich’in, Inuinnaqtun, Inuktitut, Inuvialuktun, North Slavey, South Slavey, Tłįchǫ [1] Government - Commissioner Tony Whitford - Premier Joe Handley (Consensus government (no party affiliations)) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 1 - Senate seats 1 Confederation 1870...


Corporate governance

Current members of the board of directors of Imperial Oil are: Randy Broiles, Brian Fischer, Tim Hearn, Jack Mintz, Roger Phillips, Jim Shepard, Paul Smith, Sheelagh Whittaker and Victor Young. In relation to a company, a director is an officer of the company charged with the conduct and management of its affairs. ...


See also

An Esso-branded service station, with On the Run convenience store, in Kanata, Ontario.
An Esso-branded service station, with On the Run convenience store, in Kanata, Ontario.

Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2086x1036, 314 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Esso Imperial Oil On the Run (convenience store) Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2086x1036, 314 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Esso Imperial Oil On the Run (convenience store) Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the... On the Run is the flagship convenience store brand used by ExxonMobil at Exxon and Mobil stations in the United States, while the chain is used at Esso and Mobil stations internationally. ... Looking north along Kanatas March Road Kanata is a suburban area in the western part of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. ... Exxon Mobil Corporation or ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM), headquartered in Irving, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, USA, is the largest publicly traded integrated oil and gas company in the world, formed on November 30, 1999, by the merger of Exxon and Mobil. ... An Esso Station in Stabekk, Norway An Esso-branded service station, with On the Run convenience store, in Kanata, Ontario. ... The refinery seen from across the harbour The Imperial Oil Refinery is an oil refinery owned by Imperial Oil in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. ...

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