Anadarko Petroleum (APC +0.7%) is filing for permits and expects to be drilling in the Gulf of...

|About: Anadarko Petroleum Corpora... (APC)|By:, SA News Editor

Anadarko Petroleum (APC +0.7%) is filing for permits and expects to be drilling in the Gulf of Mexico in the second half: "We have a strong anticipation that the Gulf will get back to work," says CEO Jim Hackett. The company boosted 2011 capital spending by $600M for its gas-plant buy from BP.