Point of View: Tidelands Oil Production carries unusual pedigree in optimizing operations in a mature giant

Tidelands Oil Production Co. is a California independent with an unusual pedigree but a down-to-earth mission.The company was formed on Jan. 1, 1989, by Neste Oil Services Inc., a unit of Finnish energy conglomerate Fortum Oy, 80%, and California independent Chanse Long Beach Production Corp., 20%, to take over operatorship of tidelands oil leases in Wilmington oil field owned by the City of Long Beach, Calif. Tidelands works not only as an oil and gas producer but also as a full-service contractor to other oil and gas producers. Michael DomanskiClick here to enlarge imageBefitting that unusual pedigree, Tidelands' new president, UK native Mike Domanski, also comes to his role via an...

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