Category: ANGOLA Pre-Salt
Written by F. Jimenez
Cobalt International Energy (NYSE:CIE, FRA:C10) makes new discoveries at its Lontra #1 and Mavinga #1 deepwater Pre-salt exploratory wells, offshore of Angola.
In Lontra #1 Well (Angola's Block 20), Cobalt International Energy is the operator with 40% interest, and has as partners Sonangol P&P (Angola's State Owned Company) with 30% and BP - British Petroleum / Kwanza Benguela Limited (NYSE:BP, LON:BP, LON:BP.A, OTCMKTS:BPAQF) with the remaining 30%.
In Mavinga # 1 (Angola's Block 21) Cobalt is the operator with 40% interest, and has as partners Nazaki Oil (Private) with 30%, Sonangol P&P (Angola's State Owned Company) with 20% and Alper Oil (Private) with 10 % remaining.