$10 billion Golden Pass LNG export project to go ahead; Seadrill in 50:50 JV with Angola’s Sonangol

Feb 6th 2019
FEBRUARY 6, 2019 — Seadrill Limited said today that it has entered into a 50:50 joint venture with Empresa de Serviços e Sondagens de Angola Ltda, an affiliate of Sonangol E.P.. The new joint venture, Sonadrill, will operate four drillships, focusing on opportunities in Angolan waters.

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$10 billion Golden Pass LNG export project to go ahead

ExxonMobil and partner Qatar Petroleum yesterday announced they had made a final investment decision to proceed with development of the project located in Sabine Pass, TX.

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