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Republic of Congo: Three block awards from bid round
Republic of Congo has awarded three blocks in the second phase of its bid round, which closed on 30 July. Kosmos Energy has been awarded Marine XXII, while a consortium of Eni and Lukoil was awarded Marine XXIV and XXXI. Perenco bid for the Youbi Block, but its bid scored only 38 points, below the 50-point minimum qualifying level. Kosmos’ bid scored 52 points, and Eni Lukoil scored 55 for Marine XXXI and 57 for Marine XXIV.
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