600 N Marienfeld
P O Box 1610
Midland, TX 79701
|Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO) is one of the largest and oldest energy companies in the world. It is involved in every phase of the hydrocarbon-based energy industry, from exploration to gasoline marketing. (If you are currently on-line to the World Wide Web, you can view ARCO's corporate website.) ARCO is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, and has offices around the world.|
|At the end of 1995, ARCO's assets totalled $24 billion. Total 1995
revenues were $18 billion, and net income was almost $1.4 billion. ARCO's total
petroleum reserves are 3.7 billion barrels (with natural gas being converted to equivalent barrels using a 6 mcf-1
bbl ratio). Its 1995 worldwide petroleum production was over 900,000 barrels equivalent per
day. ARCO also has coal reserves of 1.5 billion tons.
In addition to owning and developing significant petroleum and coal reserves, ARCO is the leading marketer of gasoline on the west coast, the largest gasoline market in the nation. ARCO employs 22,000 people worldwide.