FPSO P-66 Heads to Lula Field Off Brazil
Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has, through BrasFELS shipyard, delivered the FPSO P-66 to Tupi BV, a consortium formed by Petrobras, BG E&P Brasil and Petrogal Brasil.
P-66 departed the shipyard on February 04, 2017, to be deployed in the Lula Sul field, Santos Basin, Brazil.
BrasFELS was engaged in two Replicante projects, P-66 and P-69. The Replicante FPSOs are a series of FPSOs of similar design and specifications ordered by Petrobras for the Santos Basin pre-salt region.
Kwok Kai Choong, CEO and president of Keppel FELS Brasil said, “We are proud to partner Petrobras on the Replicante projects and deliver the FPSO P-66 to their highest satisfaction. Work on the second Replicante FPSO, P-69, is progressing well and we look forward to continue supporting Petrobras as their choice shipyard in tapping Brazil’s vast oil and gas resources.”
FPSO P-66 has a production capacity of 150,000 barrels of oil per day (bopd) and 6 million cubic meters of gas per day. It also has a storage capacity of 1.6 million barrels of oil.