AboutOur Stories

We're proud to talk about our people, the places where we work, and the inspiration that drives us to excel. We've created a culture that not only celebrates diversity, collaboration and responsibility, but demands it. Our hunger for innovation drives our bold, creative solutions to build enduring value for our shareholders, our people and our communities. These are a few of our stories.

Talent

Houston Top Workplaces

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November 2018

Marathon Oil has been named one of Houston's Top Workplaces for 2018 by the Houston Chronicle.

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Community

Hurricane Harvey Heroes

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August 2018

One year after Hurricane Harvey, we reflect on our Marathon Oil heroes. Thank you. #TexasStrong

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Innovation

Processing Power

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July 2018

Read the feature story in Oil & Gas Investor about Marathon Oil's innovative work to make operations safer and more efficient.

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One Team

Houston-to-Austin Bike Ride

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June 2018

We've raised $2 million for the National MS Society since 2000 and are consistently among the top 25 fundraising teams. And we're having a lot of fun along the way.

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Execution Excellence

TXOGA-STEER Energy Summit

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May 2018

Eagle Ford became a free cash flow generator in 2017 as we kept activity at maintenance levels while protecting economies of scale and enhancing efficiencies.

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Execution Excellence

2018 MRO Annual Meeting

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May 2018

Our differentiated position in the four lowest cost, highest margin oil plays demonstrated its strength in 2017 as we consistently outperformed quarter after quarter.

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Innovation

High-Tech Oil Shale

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May 2018

One of the most important lessons we’ve taken from the Bakken, is to never be satisfied with what you think you knew yesterday.

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Bold

Power Past Impossible

API Commercial
May 2018

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of our talented MRO employees featured in the latest Power Past Impossible commercial from API.

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Community

Houston Area Urban League

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April 2018

Our commitment to building a diverse and prepared workforce for the future doesn’t end when classes are dismissed for the summer.

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Environment

San Antonio River Authority

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March 2018

We support the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) in two significant river health projects: household hazardous waste collection and riverbank cleanup efforts.

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Talent

Careers in Oil & Gas

Reprint courtesy of PinkPetro
February 2018

As more women and minorities join an increasingly diverse workforce, here's one story about how Carmen Segovia came to Marathon Oil.

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Community

Houston Food Bank

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December 2017

Marathon Oil is a long-standing supporter of the Houston Food Bank and hosted our second all-Houston employee volunteer day in December 2017.

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Education

Browning Elementary

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December 2017

Part of what makes the connection between Marathon Oil and Browning so special is the longevity of this partnership.

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Innovation

Digital Innovation

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November 2017

Our industry is in the midst of yet another transformation. To successfully navigate this transformation, we must take advantage of the linkage between innovation and operational excellence.

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Execution Excellence

NMOGA Annual Meeting

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October 2017

We’re bullish on the Northern Delaware in the Permian Basin. And optimistic about how our industry and Marathon Oil will continue to develop technologies to boost profitability and grow production.

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