Open-Door Offering 2021

Open-Door Offering for the Shallow Offshore Block 1-4 & Block 7

Background

Following the SHO Bid Round 2020/2021, Oil & Gas companies (O&GCs) have expressed continued interest in the remaining blocks in the Shallow Offshore West area. For this reason, Staatsolie Hydrocarbon Institute (SHI) would like to offer all registered parties in the recent SHO Bid Round 2020/2021, the opportunity to submit a proposal for any of the remaining blocks through SHI’s Open-Door offering policy. The blocks open for bids are Block 1, Block 2, Block 3, Block 4 and Block 7.

  • Invitations, including the details on the Open-Door policy, the biddable and non-biddable items, were sent to all registered O&GCs on the 22nd of July 2021.
  • There is opportunity for clarification from the 22nd of July 2021 to the 13th of August 2021.
  • End date for the first offers is set on the 13th of September 2021.

This webpage is intended for registering the received proposals for any of the blocks on Open-door offer. The information that will be posted includes date of received offer and the block of interest.

Open-Door Workflow

Open Door Workflow

Blocks on Offer

Block 7 1 2 3 4

Bids received

Staatsolie receives first bid for Block 7

On the 10th of September 2021, Staatsolie received the first bid for Block 7 in the Shallow Offshore West area. Other interested parties will have thirty (30) calendar days to submit their bid for Block 7. Parties will have until the 10th of October 2021 to submit a bid.

Staatsolie receives bids for Blocks 3, 4 and 7

On the 13th of September 2021, Staatsolie received the first bids for Blocks 3 and 4, and an additional bid for Block 7 in the Shallow Offshore West area. Other interested parties will have until the 13th of October 2021 to submit a bid for either Block 3 or Block 4. The deadline to submit a bid for Block 7 is the 10th of October 2021.

Staatsolie receives third bid for Block 7 

Staatsolie received a third bid for Block 7 on the 13th of September 2021. Other parties interested in Block 7 will have the opportunity until the 10th of October 2021 to submit a bid.