Occidental Chemical Co.

Taft, Louisiana

Occidental is an international energy company with assets in the United States, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. Occidental is one of the largest oil producers in the U.S., including a leading producer in the Permian and DJ basins, and offshore Gulf of Mexico.

Occidental has installed a ThorGuard Lightning Prediction system. This system will sound an alarm 10-15 minutes before lightning strikes, allowing time for employees to take cover from potentially deadly lightning strikes.