List of Restricted Joint Bidders.
Pursuant to the authority vested in the Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management by the joint bidding provisions of 30 CFR 556.41, each entity within one of the following groups shall be restricted from bidding with any entity in any of the other following groups at Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sales to be held during the bidding period November 1, 2012 through April 30, 2013. This List of Restricted Joint Bidders will cover the period November 1, 2012 thru April 30, 2013, and replace the prior list published on April 26, 2012; which covered the period of May 1, 2012, to October 31, 2012.
Group I. Exxon Mobil Corporation
ExxonMobil Exploration Company
Group II. Shell Oil Company
Shell Offshore Inc.
Shell Frontier Oil & Gas Inc.
SOI Finance Inc.
Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc.
Group III. BP America Production Company
BP Exploration & Production Inc.
BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc.
Group IV. Chevron Corporation
Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Chevron Midcontinent, L.P.
Union Oil Company of California
Pure Partners, L.P.
Group V. ConocoPhillips Company
ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.
Phillips Pt. Arguello Production Company
Burlington Resources Oil & Gas Company LP
Burlington Resources Offshore Inc.
The Louisiana Land and Exploration Company
Inexeco Oil Company
Group VI. Eni Petroleum Co. Inc.
Eni Petroleum US LLC
Eni Oil US LLC
Eni Marketing Inc
Eni BB Petroleum Inc.
Eni US Operating Co. Inc.
Eni BB Pipeline LLC
Group VII. Statoil ASA
Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC
Statoil USA E&P Inc.
Statoil Gulf Properties Inc.
Group VIII. Petrobras America Inc.
Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.
Group IX. Total E&P USA, Inc.
Dated: October 10, 2012.
Tommy P. Beaudreau,
Director, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management.
[FR Doc. 2012-26081 Filed 10-22-12; 8:45 am]
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