Oil and Gas Production and Exploration

Est. 1966

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Ceja Corporation

Ceja defined is a Spanish geologic term for a tilted mesa. English translation is eyebrow. In the subsurface it is a structural high rock formation that can trap hydrocarbons and be an area of interest for oil and gas drilling.

Ceja Corporation is a privately owned oil and gas exploration and production company founded in 1966 by the late Charles W. Oliphant. Prior to 1966, the Oliphant-Mayo family members operated in the oil and gas business under the Oliphant name beginning in the late 1920’s. The company is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with production field offices in Ponca City, Oklahoma, and Kinmundy, Illinois. Ceja has 30 employees, having the primary responsibility to operate and monitor various producing properties and generate new drilling prospects in Illinois and Oklahoma.


1437 South Boulder, Ste 1250
Tulsa, OK 74119

Oklahoma Field Office

P.O. Box 1898

Ponca City, OK 74602

1661 County Rd 6215

Burbank, OK 74633



Illinois Field Office

101 S Adams St.

P.O. Box 129

Kinmundy, IL 62854

Mission Statement

Ceja Corporation’s mission is to find and extract hydrocarbons in projects and regions in North America that permit “accomplishment superior to the competition.” (Charles W. Oliphant, 1979) We accomplish this by applying proven and appropriate technology to explore and increase our reserves in both new and existing properties. We accomplish this by assembling a team of highly trained and motivated petroleum industry professionals supported by an effective and efficient organization.

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918-648-5214 Ponca City, OK

800.410.6139 Kinmundy, IL

580.765.3031 Kinmundy, IL

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