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August 11, 2017

King & Spalding Advises Anadarko On Key Mozambique LNG Agreements

HOUSTON, August 11, 2017 – King & Spalding represented Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on two marine concession agreements with the Government of Mozambique which complete the core Legal and Contractual Framework for its multibillion-dollar Mozambique LNG export project.

The marine concessions will allow Anadarko to design, build and operate the marine facilities for the project, which consists of two initial LNG trains with a total capacity of 12 million tonnes per annum to support the Golfinho/Atum field located entirely within Offshore Area 1. More information on the concessions can be found here.

The latest agreements complete the core documents of the Legal and Contractual Framework with the Government of Mozambique for the project and allow the progress of financing and the marketing efforts to secure long-term LNG Sales and Purchase Agreements with premier buyers. More information on the project can be found here.

King & Spalding advised Anadarko on all documents comprising the Legal and Contractual Framework, including the marine concessions as part of its ongoing role as lead counsel on the Mozambique LNG project. The team is led by Houston-based partner Vera De Brito de Gyarfas and includes fellow partners Kathy Marietta and Archie Fallon (Houston), counsel Nina Howell (London) and associates Nathan Thomas and Evan Korngold (Houston).

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