Rocksource Acquires Additional GOM Leases

Rocksource has been awarded another two leases in the Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 210. This brings the total number of awards to 12 with a further three bids pending. Announcement on the remaining leases is expected within the next few weeks.

The awards were granted and announced by the United States Minerals Management Service (MMS). RGOM will be designated operator and will have 100 percent equity in the new leases AC 498 and AC 543. The leases have a ten year lease period, and no further work program commitments.