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Giant Libra oil field in Brazil starts production

French oil company Total has announced first oil from the Libra mega-field, located in ultra-deep waters 180 ...

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Brazil: Statoil extends drilling management deal with Archer

Oilfield services company Archer has received a three-year extension from Statoil for the provision of platform ...

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Petrobras: Pre-salt output falls over FPSO shutdowns

Petrobras produced less oil and natural gas from the pre-salt layer in October than it did during September due to ...

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Statoil hires PSV duo for Carcara work

Statoil has awarded contracts to a pair of Solstad Farstad's platform supply vessels for operations off Brazil. 

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Reuters: Petrobras asks Odebrecht to stop drillship work

Reuters: Petrobras asks Odebrecht to stop drillship work

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has reportedly asked offshore drilling contractor Odebrecht to stop operations of ...

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Brazil: Worker injured on P-37 FPSO

A worker has been injured aboard the P-37 floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel operated by ...

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SBM Offshore earmarks $238M to resolve bribery probe

Dutch FPSO provider SBM Offshore has set aside $238 million to settle an investigation by the U.S. Justice Department

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Petrobras eyes strategic alliance with BP

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has signed a Letter Of Intent (LOI) with BP to jointly identify and evaluate ...

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Brazil awards six offshore blocks in pre-salt rounds

The Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) has awarded six offshore blocks to oil ...

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ExxonMobil buys into Carcara oil field offshore Brazil

U.S. oil firm ExxonMobil will acquire half of Statoil’s interest in the BM-S-8 block offshore Brazil, which ...

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O’Globo: First oil from Libra on November 15

First oil production from the giant Libra oil field offshore Brazil is expected to be achieved on November 15, ...

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Oil majors set to compete for pre-salt acreage in Brazil

Brazil’s oil and gas agency ANP has defined the criteria for winning blocks in the 2nd and 3rd Pre-Salt Bidding ...

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Petrobras taps MODEC for Sepia FPSO delivery

Brazil’s Petrobras has selected Japan’s MODEC for the delivery of an FPSO for its Sepia development in ...

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Petrobras output spikes in September

Brazilian oil giant Petrobras increased domestic oil and gas production in September compared to its output in ...

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Fairfield Nodal heads off Brazil for Libra survey

Fairfield Nodal has set off for deeper waters to acquire and process high-resolution 3D marine seismic data for the ...

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Spectrum starts 2D seismic shoot off Brazil

Multi-client seismic data specialist Spectrum has announced the beginning of a 6,000 km multi-client 2D seismic ...

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Petrobras granted local content waiver for Libra hull

Brazil’s state-owned oil giant Petrobras has been given permission not to use a local yard for the ...

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Dutch firm retrieves broken off gangway offshore Brazil

OOS International’s semi-submersible crane, construction, and accommodation vessel, the OOS Gretha, has completed a ...

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CBO names Bossa Nova AHTS vessel in Brazil

Brazilian offshore vessel owner Grupo CBO has named the Bossa Nova anchor handler at a ceremony in Itajai, Brazil. ...

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Petrobras in binding phase of Maromba stake sale

Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras has started the binding phase for a proposed stake sale in the Maromba ...

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Petrobras scoops six offshore blocks in 14th bidding round

Brazil’s oil giant Petrobras has acquired seven blocks in the 14th Round of Bids under the Shared Production ...

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