[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 218 (Tuesday, November 14, 2017)]
[Page 52743]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-24630]



Bureau of Ocean Energy Management


Notice on Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sales

AGENCY: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Interior.

ACTION: List of Restricted Joint Bidders.


SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) 
regulatory restrictions on joint bidding, the Director of the BOEM is 
publishing a List of Restricted Joint Bidders. Each entity within one 
of the following groups is 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, 2017, 
through April 30, 2018.

DATES: This List of Restricted Joint Bidders will cover the period 
November 1, 2017, through April 30, 2018, and replace the prior list 
published on April 28, 2017 (82 FR 19750), which covered the period of 
May 1, 2017, through October 31, 2017.

Group I

BP America Production Company
BP Exploration & Production Inc.
BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc.

Group II

Chevron Corporation
Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Chevron Midcontinent, L.P.
Unocal Corporation
Union Oil Company of California
Pure Partners, L.P.

Group III

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 IV

Exxon Mobil Corporation
ExxonMobil Exploration Company

Group V

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.
Petrobras America Inc.

Group VI

Shell Oil Company
Shell Offshore Inc.
Shell Frontier Oil & Gas Inc.
SOI Finance Inc.
Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc.

Group VII

Statoil ASA
Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC
Statoil USA E&P Inc.
Statoil Gulf Properties Inc.

Group VIII

Total E&P USA, Inc.

    Authority: 30 CFR 556.511-556.515.

    Dated: November 8, 2017.
Walter D. Cruickshank,
Acting Director, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management.
[FR Doc. 2017-24630 Filed 11-13-17; 8:45 am]