Search results for: Carcara

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  • 6 June 2018

    Norway’s Equinor has sold parts of its stake in an offshore block containing the giant Carcara oil field, offshore Brazil under the agreements signed in 2017.

  • 30 October 2017

    U.S. oil firm ExxonMobil will acquire half of Statoil’s interest in the BM-S-8 block offshore Brazil, which contains part of the pre-salt Carcara oil field, for a total potential consideration of around $1.3 billion. The Carcara field contains an estimated recoverable resource of 2 billion barrels of high-quality oil. The block is located approximately 200 miles […]

  • 8 November 2017
    Business & Finance

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

  • 16 February 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian energy giant Statoil is about to start drilling on the Carcará discovery offshore Brazil, using a Seadrill-owned drillship.  According to information obtained by Offshore Energy Today from a Statoil spokesperson, the Norwegian company is about to start a drill stem test on the Carcará discovery and then drill the Guanxuma prospect in BM-S-8 license in the Santos […]

  • 29 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil and Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras have agreed that Statoil will acquire Petrobras’ 66% operated interest of the BM-S-8 offshore licence in Brazil’s Santos basin for $2.5 billion.  Statoil said on Friday that the acquisition includes a substantial part of the Carcará oil discovery, one of the largest discoveries in the […]

  • 14 December 2017

    Statoil has completed the acquisition of a 10% stake in the BM-S-8 block offshore Brazil from Queiroz Galvão Exploração e Produção (QGEP).

  • 30 October 2017

    The Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) has awarded six offshore blocks to oil majors including Shell, Petrobras, and Statoil, generating R$6.15 billion ($1.9B) in signature bonus and R$760 million ($234.8M) in investments. The 2nd and 3rd production sharing bidding rounds, with pre-salt areas, were held by the ANP on Friday, confirming the reestablishment […]

  • 23 November 2016

    Statoil has completed the $2.5 billion worth acquisition and took over operatorship of a license BM-S-8 located in the Santos basin offshore Brazil. Namely, the Norwegian and Brazilian oil giants, Statoil and Petrobras, have completed their transaction announced back in July, whereby Statoil has acquired Petrobras’ 66% operated interest of the BM-S-8 offshore license that […]

  • 1 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Brazil’s Petrobras announces that new data obtained from drilling of well 4-SPS-86B (4-BRSA-971-SPS), which is testing the prospect known as Carcará, reinforces the importance of the good-quality oil discovery in block BM-S-8, located in ultradeep waters in the Santos Basin pre-salt region. It has been proven, so far, that there is a continuous oil column […]

  • 23 December 2015

    Brazil’s state-owned oil company Petrobras has concluded two formation tests in the 3-SPS-105 well, offshore Brazil, confirming the high productivity of the pre-salt carbonate reservoirs.  The 3-SPS-105 well, informally known as Carcará Norte, is located in the area of the Carcará Discovery Evaluation Plan (PAD), 4.6 km north of the discovery well (4-SPS-86B), in water […]

  • 19 June 2019

    Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor and its partners have fully aligned interests in the Carcará oil discovery, which is located offshore Brazil.

  • 4 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s Equinor will buy Barra Energia’s ten percent interest in the BM-S-8 license in Santos basin, offshore Brazil.

  • 30 December 2013

    QGEP Participações S.A. has announced the drilling of the appraisal well at the Carcará discovery has begun at Block BM-S-8, in the ultra-deep waters of the Santos Basin pre-salt, offshore Brazil Drilling began on December 14th, approximately 5km from the pioneer well, using the NS-32 Rig (Norbe VIII). Drilling will be carried out in two phases, […]

  • 6 February 2018

    Brazil’s QGEP has informed that Statoil has so far paid it half of the total purchase price for its stake in a block offshore Brazil, and that the remaining payments would be following soon.

  • 30 December 2013

    QGEP Participações S.A. announced that the drilling of the appraisal well at the Carcará discovery has begun at Block BM-S-8. Drilling began on December 14th, approximately 5km from the pioneer well, using the NS-32 Rig (Norbe VIII). Drilling will be carried out in two phases, due to the need for a rig with equipment suitable […]

  • 30 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Statoil Brasil Óleo e Gás Ltda., Statoil’s Brazilian subsidiary, has awarded a contract to one of Solstad Farstad’s platform supply vessel (PSV).

  • 13 July 2017

    July 13, 2017 – Wood Mackenzie’s “Energy Alert” podcast takes a closer look at the big news regarding Talos’ Zama discovery

  • 4 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil major Statoil has named a replacement chief operating officer after its current COO leaves his role to lead the development of the company’s operations in Brazil.  Statoil said on Friday that Jannicke Nilsson had been appointed as the new executive vice president and COO. She takes over the role from Anders Opedal, who will lead […]

  • 4 January 2017

    Norwegian state-owned oil giant Statoil plans to drill around 30 exploration wells in 2017, an increase of around 30 percent compared to 2016. More than half of the wells will be drilled on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS), Statoil said on Wednesday. “Taking advantage of our own improvements and changed market conditions, we have been […]

  • 30 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Subsea Integration Alliance (Subsea 7 and OneSubsea) has won of an exclusive contract from Equinor for the front end engineering design (FEED) study on its Bacalhau (formerly Carcará) project, offshore Brazil. The Bacalhau field is located 185 kilometers from the coast of the State of São Paulo, in water depths of 2050 meters. The awarded […]

  • 14 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announces the new data obtained with the further drilling of well 4-SPS-86B (4-BRSA-971-SPS), which is testing the Carcará prospect, in Block BM-S-8 in the ultra-deep waters of the Santos Basin pre-salt. This discovery was previously announced on March 20, 2012. Located 232 km off the coast of the state of São Paulo and at […]

  • 24 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Equinor’s big bet on offshore wind will rival major oil projects, Norwegian intelligence group Rystad Energy said on Tuesday following a recent announcement that Equinor will work on the world’s largest offshore wind farm development, which is located in the UK North Sea.