Lapa Production Halted Due To Flare Tower Incident

A crack in the structure on the Modec FPSO forçed Petrobras to suspend oil pumping operations in the pre-salt field, representing some 4% of overall output of the area

O&G

Petrobras Oil Production Tops 2017 Daily Target

In August, the company produced 2.11 million bpd; Campos Basin reversed a series of monthly production declines


POWER

Enel Lights Up Big Solar Complexes

Said to be the largest in operation in South America, the northeastern facilities total 546 MW in capacity and cost US$ 700 M


O&G

New Repetro Draft: Uncertainty for Support Boats

According to a tax expert, the wording implies that these ships lie outside the range for tax reductions in the contractual splits


O&G

Imetame Increases Its Potiguar Portfolio

The company bought five fields and one block from Norteoleum, which will be added to three other blocks that the company has in the basin


O&G

Brazil Oil Production Continues One of World's Fastest Growing

The country remains among the highest contributors to new oil in 2018 outside OPEC


O&G

INTERVIEW - Ready To Talk: Christino Áureo, Rio de Janeiro State Cabinet Chief

There’s been a fiscal tug-of-war raging between the state and the O&G industry regarding taxes and fees but now the government’s point man wants to resolve the problems


O&G

Shell To Invest US$ 12.5 M in Recovery

The company will support research in water, gas, and other recovery methods at UFRJ


O&G

Libra LDT Only in Last Quarter

Problems in faulty imported equipment caused a new delay in the project’s schedule


O&G

Abespetro and Suppliers Unable To Reach Local Content Consensus

The group representing the service companies backed out and will not endorse a proposal that provides local content of 40% for offshore platforms


POWER

Banks Decide To Sell Shares in Light's Stockholders

Together, Luce and Rio Minas have 26.06% stake in the distributor, which was put on sale by Cemig



New Overseas Funding Operation: Petrobras

Along with the new offering, the company also reported offers for renegotiation or repurchase of five bond series


O&G

Petrobras Seeks To Integrate Pre-Salt Logistics

A tender expected in October will include road, port and air services; RJ terminals will have an advantage


O&G

Industrial Recovery Boosts Santa Catarina Gas Consumption

SCGás recorded in August the highest total volume distributed since 2013


O&G

Platform Maintenance Tender Deadline Extension

Petrobras is contracting services for 25 units in the Campos Basin; TechnipFMC leads the subsea competitions


O&G

Karoon Confirms Plans To Seek Production Assets in Brazil

The Australian firm issued a clarification to the market on Friday regarding its strategy in the country


O&G

Global Eyes Disinvestment and Bid Rounds

The seismic company already has authorization to collect data in the regions of the 14th, 15th and 16th Bid Rounds


O&G

Libra Waiver Has Additional Information Request

The ANP’s Local Content department asked the consortium for details on in-country module manufacturing


O&G

BM-S-8 May Lead To Two Declarations of Commercial Viability

The company that wins Norte de Carcará in the auction of the unitizable areas will need to present a plan to evaluate the discovery in conjunction with Statoil