Petrobras orders $2.3 billion FPSO from Saipem and Korea’s DSME

Brazilian oil and gas major Petrobras has signed a contract with a joint venture formed by Saipem and DSME in the amount of $2.3 billion for the supply of P-79, the eighth unit to be installed in Búzios field, in … Read More

DOF Subsea to work with Shearwater on Petrobras’ fields

DOF Subsea has secured multiple contracts to support the ocean bottom node (OBN) seismic surveys that Shearwater GeoServices will conduct on three Petrobras’ fields offshore Brazil. DOF Subsea will provide vessel and remotely operated vehicle (ROV) services for the survey … Read More

Baker Hughes gets subsea order from Petrobras

Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes has been awarded a subsea oilfield equipment contract from Petrobras as part of the Marlim and Voador field revitalization plan in the Campos Basin, offshore Brazil. Baker Hughes said on Monday that the contract includes … Read More

Petrobras postpones Mero 1 first oil due to FPSO delays

Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has revealed that the first production from its Mero 1, through the FPSO Guanabara, has been postponed due to delays in FPSO construction. Petrobras informed on Wednesday that the production expected to start from … Read More

Petrobras inks deals for sale of shallow-water fields

Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras is selling its whole interest in two shallow-water fields located in the Espírito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. Petrobras started the opportunity disclosure stage (teaser) and launched the beginning of the binding phase related to … Read More

Ocyan and Petrobras seal the deal for ultra-deepwater drillship

Brazilian oil and gas services provider Ocyan, formerly known as Odebrecht Oil & Gas, has been awarded a contract for an ultra-deepwater drillship by Petrobras for operations in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil. Ocyan said last week that the contract … Read More

Petrobras sets up exec team to lead transition to low-carbon

Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has decided to create a climate change executive management, reinforcing the growing importance of the activities related to the low-carbon transition in the company. Illustration. Source: Petrobras Petrobras said on Tuesday that its board … Read More

Petrobras win for Solstad subsea vessels

Courtesy: Solstad Offshore Solstad Offshore said that Petrobras has extended the current contract of RSV Far Saga for a period of one year and picked up another vessel for operations in Brazil. According to Oslo-listed Solstad, the contract starts on … Read More

Karoon to complete Brazilian oilfield takeover in October

Australian player Karoon Gas is expecting to close its acquisition of the Baúna field, located offshore Brazil, during October 2020. Karoon presented the high bid in the process to acquire Petrobras’ 100 per cent operating interest in concession BM-S-40, which … Read More

Petrobras hits hydrocarbons in Campos Basin well

Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has identified the presence of hydrocarbons in the pioneer well of block C-M-657, located in the pre-salt of the Campos Basin. Block C-M-657 map; Source: Petrobras The well 1-BRSA-1376D-RJS (Naru) is located approximately 308 … Read More