Oxy, or Occidental Petroleum Corporation, is one of the largest oil and gas companies in the United States.…More This building is home to the company's corporate headquarters. Oxy conducts oil and gas exploration in the United States, Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa. The company also manufactures chemicals through its subsidiary, OxyChem. Oxy is a leader in exploration technology and practices social responsibility in its work.
Business tycoon and philanthropist Armand Hammer ran the company for many years. The UCLA Hammer Museum, attached to the building, features much of Hammer's art collection.