Newfield Exploration's Glossary

  • API: American Petroleum Institute.
  • AXPC:American Exploration & Prodcution Council.
  • DART: Days Away Restricted/Transferred in regard to injuries.
  • DOT: Department of Transportation.
  • Emissions: A substance discharged into the air.
  • HITS: Hazardous Identification Tracking System.
  • IADC: International Association of Drilling Contractors.
  • International: Newfield has operations offshore Malaysia and offshore China.
  • LTI: Lost Time Incident.
  • Mid-Continent: Operating region that primarily includes Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle. The regions most active producing basins include the Anadarko and Arkoma. Regional headquarters is in Tulsa, Okla.
  • NFX: The ticker symbol for Newfield Exploration Company's common stock, which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Onshore Gulf Coast: Newfield and the Gulf of Mexico operating region that includes all of our operations onshore Texas with regional headquarters in Houston.
  • OSHA: Occupational Safety & Health Administration.
  • Recommended Practices: Guideline in regards to controlling environmental impact.
  • Recordable Incident: This is an injury that meets OSHA's definition for recordability.
  • Rocky Mountain Region: Newfield operating area of Monument Butte, Utah; Williston Basin, Mont., & N.D. - with regional headquarters in Denver, Colo.
  • SEMP: Safety and Environmental Management Program.
  • SPCC: Spill Prevention, Control & Countermeasure.
  • Stop Work Authority Policy: This policy gives authority to anyone on location to stop a job for safety reasons.
  • Zero Incident Rate: No injuries during a fixed period, a common goal that Newfield and the industry strive to obtain.