Anadarko Petroleum

Only five operators submitted bids for new acreage in the US Gulf of Mexico during the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s latest auction held in New Orleans in August. Anadarko Petroleum, BHP Billiton, BP, Peregrine Oil and Gas, andEcopetrol America were all participants. The next US offshore auction program will begin in 2017 and will include acreage in the Gulf of Mexico, Alaska, and the Atlantic Ocean.