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  • 2 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    On January 31th 2012, at 18h39m50s, the FPSO OSX-1 successfully initiated the production of first oil for its anchor client OGX, the Brazilian EBX Group oil and gas company responsible for the largest private-sector exploratory campaign in Brazil. The FPSO OSX-1 is in charge of carrying out the Extended Well Test on the Waimea accumulation, […]

  • 5 February 2015

    Brazil’s Petrobras has announced the discovery of new oil accumulations in concession BM-C-35 (exploratory block C-M-535), located in the Campos Basin post-salt layer, off Brazil. The discovery was made while drilling well 1-BRSA-1289-RJS (ANP nomenclature) / 1-RJS-737 (Petrobras nomenclature), informally known as Basilisco. The well is situated some 143km from the city of Armação dos […]

  • 18 October 2010

    OGX has identified the presence of hydrocarbons in the Aptian section of well 1-OGX-20-RJS, located in the BM-C-41 block, in the shallow waters of the Campos Basin. OGX holds a 100% working interest in this block.

  • 11 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    The FPSO OSX-1, the first oil and gas floating production, storage, and offloading unit in OSX´s fleet, is heading today towards Waimea, in the Campos Basin where it will begin the process of producing the first oil for its anchor client OGX. The unit was built in Korea and customized in the Keppel shipyard, in […]

  • 3 September 2019

    Brazilian oil firm Petrobras has said that the binding phase has started for the sale of 11 shallow water fields in the Campos Basin in what is known as Garoupa Cluster.

  • 7 July 2017

    Brazilian oil company Petrobras is looking to shed its stake in the Maromba field, in the Campos Basin, offshore Brazil. Petrobras, which is the operator of the Maromba, is selling its 70 percent ownership in the heavy oil field, along with its partner Chevron, which is looking to sell its 30 percent stake, as well. […]

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Brazil’s national oil company Petrobras has informed that oil production in the fields that the company operates in what is known as the Pre-Salt Layer of the Santos and Campos basins passed the milestone of 470,000 barrels of oil per day (bpd) on May 11th, which is a new daily production record.

  • 30 June 2010

    Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, was notified of the discovery over the weekend. The well also tested positive for oil earlier… [mappress] Source: Mercopress, June 30, 2010;

  • 26 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    On February 20, oil production in fields operated by Petrobras in the Santos and Campos Basin pre-salt accumulations rose to 407,000 barrels per day (bpd), a record daily output.   “It has taken eight years to achieve this level of output since initial discovery in 2006, much faster than the time taken to reach the […]

  • 23 December 2016

    Offshore workers at the Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras working in the Campos Basin have decided to take strike action over a pay dispute.  The trade union in the country said the workers in the Campos Basin decided for a 24-hour work stoppage on Friday, December 23, 2016, which may evolve into an indefinite strike. According […]

  • 8 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Petrobras has announced that the company’s Campos Basin Operational Unit reached 80.6% efficiency in April, while the Rio de Janeiro Operational Unit, which manages the platforms with the largest production capacity in the same basin, achieved 96.2% efficiency in March – the best operational efficiency rate in the last three years. Petrobras’ Operational Efficiency Improvement […]

  • 19 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA , Brazil’s state-controlled oil company, found traces of oil and gas in an offshore well in the C-M-95 block of the c… By Karen Eeuwens (Bloomberg) [mappress] Source: Bloomberg, October 19, 2011

  • 2 August 2005

    Petrobras has submitted two letters of intention to MODEC Inc, for the chartering of one FPSO for use in the RJS-409 and RJS-415 areas development project located to the south of the Espadarte Field and (ii) and FSO (Floating, Storage and Offloading unit) for the Director Plan for Flow and Treatment of Oil for Campos […]

  • 1 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras will earmark US$5.6 billion to increase to 90% the operating efficiency of its mature fields in the Campos Basin Operating Unit (UO-BC) by 2016. First quarter 2012 data show that the operating efficiency index at the fields connected to this unit are currently at about 72%. The information was disclosed in a presentation of […]

  • 4 March 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Seismic contractor Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has recently kicked off the first GeoStreamer X MultiClient 3D seismic survey offshore Brazil. The Campos Deepwater GeoStreamer X project will deliver seismic data over the deepwater portion of northern Campos Basin. Ramform Titan arrived in Brazil on schedule and started operations on 25 February, just north of the Tropic […]

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Petrobras has received new maintenance and safety units in Campos Basin. Units have been ordered as part of maintenance plan to improve safety and efficiency of production systems. Three new maintenance and safety units ordered by Petrobras – Cidade São João da Barra, Cidade de Cabo Frio and Cidade de Araruama – are now in […]

  • 23 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    OGX has acquired an additional 20% stake in blocks BM-C-37 and BM-C-38, in the shallow waters of the Campos Basin, from its partner Maersk Oil, becoming operator of these blocks. OGX now holds a 70% interest in these blocks, with Maersk Oil holding the remaining 30%. “This transaction reflects not only our interest in continuing […]

  • 8 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Environment, Exploration & Production, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy

    Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras has started decommissioning the P-12 platform in the Campos Basin offshore Brazil.

  • 9 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    OGX Petróleo e Gás, the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private-sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced that the preliminary license for the Extended Well Test (“EWT”) and production development in Waimea was granted by Ibama (the Brazilian Institute for Environment and Renewable Natural Resources). This EWT will be conducted in block […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A., the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private-sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced today that it has identified the presence of hydrocarbons in carbonate reservoirs in the Albian section of well 1-OGX-79-RJS, in block BM-C-39, in shallow waters of the Campos Basin. OGX holds 100% interest […]

  • 5 April 2018

    Petrobras has started the opportunity disclosure stage related to the sale of its 50% non-operated working interest in two deep water offshore exploration and production assets located in the Campos Basin off Brazil. 

  • 8 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    OGX has been granted the required environmental authorization by IBAMA (the Brazilian Institute for Environment and Renewable Natural Resources) to begin drilling in BM-C-37 and BM-C-38 blocks, in the Campos Basin. “The environmental authorization for drilling in these blocks will enable us to proceed with the exploratory campaign in a region that today we consider […]