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GOM Auction Draws Fewer, but Well Financed, Seasoned Operators

More than 40 producers offered 383 bids with high bids totaling $850.8 million to secure leaseholds in the Central and Western Gulf of Mexico (GOM), mostly for deepwater prospects, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said Wednesday. However, there were no bids in the Eastern GOM auction, the first in eight years. Read More