BNDES Electricity Sector Financing Up 51% in 2017

Bank approved 173% more between January and July for the segment, one of the few that registered a rise in the annual comparison basis


Platform Maintenance Lacks Benchmark Price

Variation among the bids for the maintenance of 12 Petrobras platforms is more than 100%; G&E, Engineering and CSE Mechanics are the leaders


Petrobras' Activities In Colombia Move Forward

The drilling of the Brahma-1 well began in July and should end in September


NEWS FROM PRUMO: Construction of Novo Tempo Thermal Plant in Early 2018...

Estimated investment in both the TPP and LNG plants is approximately US$ 938 M


BNDES To Support Petrobras Operations

The next operation with the bank will use Finame to provide US$ 1 billion in support


Berbigão and Sururu Obtain Required Licenses

Petrobras asked Ibama for installation permits to start development of pre-salt Santos Basin production and shipment activities


SBM Continues To Make Adjustments To Close Leniency Deal

The company's executive says it has been in intense contact with Petrobras and Brazilian authorities to sign an agreement


Petrobras 2Q17 Earnings Results I: Profit of US$ 99.5 M

The result was 14.6% lower than for the same period last year, but the company boosted operating profits and reduced losses


Petrobras 2Q17 Earnings Results III: Dispute with Schahin Impacts Balance Sheet

The state-run oil company had to set aside US$ 258 million for losses


No New Local Content Rules until after 14th Round

The ANP extended the deadline for the consultation to gather industry recommendations on waiver regulations by 30 days


Pre-salt To Drive New Tanker Demand

Knutsen Offshore Partners vessel will begin operating for Shell in Brazil in September

… While Siemens Seals a Deal

Multinational to buy a share of Prumo, the company responsible for infrastructure projects at the Açu Gas Hub


Eneva: Gas Traces Found in Parnaíba Onshore Field

The find was detected in the 4-PGN-19-MA well in the PN-T-49 block


Discovery In Marlim Sul

The Poraquê Alto prospect announced by Petrobras is located in a region with good infrastructure in the Campos Basin pre-salt layer


Green Light for Rosneft in Solimões

The ANP approved the PAD of the 1-HRT-5-AM and 1-HRT-10-AM wells in the SOL-T-192 block


Petrobras 2Q17 Earnings Results II: Only one final production system in 2017

Petrobras has put off first oil from the P-67 and Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes FPSOs until 2018


Petrobras 2Q17 Earnings Results IV: International media coverage

Oil company’s 2Q17 earnings report was commented on by overseas outlets and analysts