Petrobras announces that oil production on February 20th in Petrobras-operated fields in the pre-salt areas of Campos and Santos Basins reached the 300,000 barrels of oil per day (bpd) mark.
Welaptega Marine has been awarded a contract to inspect the mooring system of the Nganhurra floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) facility operating in waters off the coast of North West Australia.
Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd's (Keppel O&M) subsidiaries - Keppel FELS Brasil S.A. (Keppel FELS Brasil) and Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard) - have secured two contracts worth S$200 million from repeat customers.
MODEC announced today that the BP Angola Business group has started full scale hydrocarbon production on FPSO PSVM within its fields in Block 31 offshore Angola.
Technip was awarded by BP Angola an important five-year contract* for engineering and modification services for the existing Greater Plutonio and Plutao, Saturno, Venus and Marte (PSVM) floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units, located in Blocks 18 and 31 offshore Angola.
Petrobras has put into operation the FPSO Cidade de Itajaí, starting oil production in block BMS-40 Baúna field, in the post-salt cluster of Southern Santos Basin.
BG Group today announced the start of a new extended well test in the Sapinhoá North area of the BM-S-9 concession in the pre-salt Santos Basin marking the delivery of another milestone in the field development plan. The floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) Cidade de São Vicente was connected to the 3-BRSA-788-SPS well, in water depths of 2 140 metres.
Petrobras announces that FPSO Cidade de São Vicente went on stream last Tuesday, February 12, kicking off production of the Sapinhoá Norte Early Production System (SPA), through exploratory well 3-BRSA-788-SPS (3-SPS-69), located in block BM-S-9, in the pre-salt of Santos Basin.
Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC) today announced the award of a contract from Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Ltd for the development of the Erha North field, located offshore Nigeria in water depths between 1,000 metres and 1,200 metres. The contract was awarded to a consortium of West African Ventures Ltd and Subsea 7’s Nigerian subsidiary.
Petrobras' total oil and natural gas production in Brazil averaged 2.441 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed) in December 2012, up 3.4% on November 2012. With foreign production included, Petrobras produced an average of 2.683 million boed, up 4.2% on November.