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Transocean Inc. named Jean P. Cahuzac as president and Steven L. Newman as COO. Cahuzac previously served as executive VP and COO of the company. He joined a predecessor of Transocean in 1979 and has held various international technical and senior management positions in the oil and gas industry for the past 27 years. Newman, who previously served as senior VP of Human Resources and Information Process Solutions, joined the company in 1994. Also, David J. Mullen was appointed senior VP of marketing and planning, and Robert J. Saltiel was named senior VP of the company’s North and South American Unit. El Paso Corp. announced that Brent J. Smolik has accepted the position of president of El Paso Exploration & Production Co. Smolik was previously president of ConocoPhillips Canada.

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