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  • 23 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has produced new and updated charts and Port Approach Guides for Brazilian waters within the Admiralty Nautical Product & Services, as a response to expansion and modernization of Brazil’s ports and growing shipping lanes. The upgraded Brazil portfolio will include 23 charts to cover the expansion underway at many of Brazil’s ports; […]

  • 3 December 2019
    Infrastructure

    Brazil’s Dommo Energia might default on two payments for the charter of the FPSO OSX-3 in Brazil.

  • 7 August 2011

    Brazil’s leading shipyard Sete Brasil said on Friday government expectations about national content requirements for building the rigs …   [mappress] Source: reuters, August 7, 2011;

  • 22 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd, through its subsidiary Fernvale Pte. Ltd., has secured a contract worth approximately US$809 million from Urca Drilling B.V., a subsidiary of Sete Brasil Participações S.A., for the design and construction of a semisubmersible (semi) drilling rig based on Keppel’s proprietary DSSTM 38E design. The DSSTM 38E is an enhancement of […]

  • 12 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Petrobras has made two new oil discoveries in Brazil’s offshore waters.

  • 15 June 2018
    Infrastructure

    Norway’s Equinor has completed the acquisition of a 25 percent non-operated interest in the Roncador oil field in Brazil’s Campos Basin from Brazil’s Petrobras.

  • 7 November 2019

    Brazil’s offshore oil and gas auction that had been described as the largest ever came short of expectations. The round has even been described as a disaster, as only Petrobras and two Chinese companies submitted their bids on Wednesday, with other oil majors passing up on the opportunity. The national petroleum regulator ANP had offered […]

  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Brazilian acceptance and compliance specialist CCB Offshore Brasil Ltda from Rio de Janeiro has established presence in Asia. After 3 years of operating solely in Brazil, CCB Brasil announced on the 28th of October its association with the Hong Kong based CCB Offshore Asia Ltd. CCB Brasil recently secured a contract worth around U$ 900.000 […]

  • 10 October 2019

    Wintershall Dea has farmed down a 30% participating interest in its three Potiguar offshore exploration blocks to the subsidiary of Murphy Oil Corporation in Brazil. 

  • 17 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Tetra Tech, Inc. announced that it has acquired coastal and oceanographic consulting firm Applied Science Consultoria Ltda. (ASA Brazil) based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. With the acquisition, ASA Brazil has changed its name to Tetra Tech. The firm has about 50 employees and provides oceanic modeling and engineering services primarily to offshore oil and gas […]

  • 13 September 2011

     Brazil’s ports are spending more on infrastructure to increase trade with China, and there is a lot at stake both for the ports, their… (chinadaily) [mappress] Source: chinadaily, September 13, 2011

  • 20 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Brazil’s state controlled oil company, Petrobras, reports another discovery in the pre-salt layer of Santos basin, offshore Brazil. The company announces that it has discovered a new accumulation of good quality oil in the area BM-S-8 ,informally known as Caracara, situated some 232 km off the coast of São Paulo. The discovery, made at the […]

  • 13 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    ION Geophysical Corporation has added an additional 8,000 kilometers of regional seismic data to its Greater BrasilSPAN™ program in the Equatorial Margin offshore northern and northeastern Brazil. To be processed by ION’s GX Technology data processing group, this new data adds to the approximately 17,600 kilometers of data the company acquired in the region in […]

  • 17 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Tetra Tech, Inc. announced today that it has acquired coastal and oceanographic consulting firm Applied Science Consultoria Ltda. (ASA Brazil) based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. With the acquisition, ASA Brazil has changed its name to Tetra Tech. The firm has about 50 employees and provides oceanic modeling and engineering services primarily to offshore oil and […]

  • 8 October 2015

    Brazil’s 13th licensing round, which offered 266 blocks for the oil companies to bid for, fell significantly short of expectations.  Of all the blocks up for grabs, the country managed to sell 37. Only two offshore blocks were sold, and 35 onshore, in the bidding round held on Wednesday in Rio de Janeiro. Petrobras, Brazil’s state-run […]

  • 22 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M)  has secured a contract worth approximately US$809 million from  Sete Brasil , for the design and construction of a semisubmersible (semi) drilling rig based on Keppel’s proprietary DSSTM 38E design. The DSSTM 38E is an enhancement of Keppel’s proven fifth generation deepwater solution, the DSSTM 38. With improved […]

  • 21 May 2015

    Brazil’s oil and gas giant Petrobras signed a cooperation agreement with the China Development Bank.

  • 10 December 2019

    Brazil’s state-controlled oil and gas company Petrobras has started a process to lease its Bahia regasification LNG terminal and its integrated pipeline in northeast Brazil.

  • 7 October 2015

    Brazil’s 13th licensing round will be held Wednesday at the Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro. Thirty-seven companies have qualified to take part in the bidding for new offshore and onshore exploration acreage in Brazil. Among the companies given the green light, there are 22 international oil firms and 15 Brazilian ones. According to Brazil’s newspaper […]

  • 10 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    DOF Subsea has equipped a further three of its Brazilian offshore vessel fleet with hybrid acoustic and inertial navigation technology from Sonardyne Brasil. Sonardyne’s SPRINT-Nav all-in-one subsea navigation instruments are now supporting five Forum Energy Technologies (FET) remotely operated vehicles (ROV) on board the three vessels. This latest order takes the total number of DOF […]

  • 3 April 2017
    Exploration & Production

    A U.S. judge has let Singapore’s offshore rig builders Keppel and Sembcorp Marine  off the hook in a case involving an investment fund, Brazil’s driller Sete and the oil company Petrobras. To remind, in mid-2016 Keppel and Sembcorp Marine were named defendants in an action initiated by EIG Management Co and eight of its managed funds […]

  • 29 November 2019

    At an October forum in Saudi Arabia, Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro suggested that he would like to see Brazil join OPEC. If such a marriage were to come to fruition, OPEC would be the clear winner and Brazil the loser by a long shot, Rystad Energy said.