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  • 12 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 81,262 dwt bulk carrier SBI Carioca ran aground off the coast of New Brunswick in the morning hours of October 11, the Transportation Safety Board (TSB) of Canada informed. The vessel hit a shoal near Belledune while it was on its way to the port, loaded with 65,000 metric tonnes of petroleum coke, according to CBC […]

  • 18 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras has completed drilling well 3-BRSA-1101-SPS (3-SPS-100), informally known as Carioca Norte, located in the pre-salt layer of Santos Basin. Results obtained confirm the presence of light oil in the Carioca region, which had already been confirmed by wells 1-BRSA-491-SPS (discovery), 3-BRSA-861-SPS (Carioca Nordeste) and 3-BRSA-1023-SPS (Carioca Sela). The new well reached total depth of […]

  • 30 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announced, together with its partners BG E&P Brasil and Repsol Sinopec Brasil, that the company’s affiliate Guará BV has signed on its behalf a letter of intent to charter, through Modec Inc. and Schahin Petróleo e Gás S.A., an FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading unit) for use in production development of the pre-salt […]

  • 30 October 2013

    Brazil’s state-controlled oil company Petrobras, the operator for the BM-S-9 consortium, announces, together with its partners BG E&P Brasil and Repsol Sinopec Brasil, that the company’s affiliate Guará BV has signed on its behalf a letter of intent to charter, through Modec Inc. and Schahin Petróleo e Gás S.A., an FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading […]

  • 27 January 2011

    Petrobras announces a new discovery of good quality oil in the pre-salt reservoirs of block BM-S-9, in ultra deep waters of Santos Basin. The discovery was a result of the drilling of well 3-BRSA-861-SPS (3-SPS-74), informally known as Carioca Nordeste, located in a water depth of 2,151m and 275 km off the coast of the […]

  • 26 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    A Petrobras announces a new discovery of good quality oil in the pre-salt reservoirs of block BM-S-9, in ultra deep waters of Santos Basin. The discovery was a result of the drilling of well 3-BRSA-861-SPS (3-SPS-74), informally known as Carioca Nordeste, located in a water depth of 2,151m and 275 km off the coast of […]

  • 13 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras issues the results of the drilling of another well in Carioca area, situated in Block BM-S-9 which confirms the potential of the exploration area. The new well named as 4-SPS-81A (4-BRSA-973A-SPS), commonly known as Abaré, is settled 35 km south of the discovery well 1-BRSA-491-SPS (Carioca) and 293 km from the coast of the […]

  • 8 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras has confirmed the presence of oil in well 3-SPS-101 (3-BRSA-1179-SPS), in the Carioca Discovery Evaluation Plan area, block BM-S-9, Santos Basin pre-salt. The well, informally known as Iguaçu Mirim, is located 303 km off the coast of the state of São Paulo, 34 km south of the discovery well (1-SPS-50 – Carioca) and 9 […]

  • 18 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MODEC, Inc., Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. and Marubeni Corporation have agreed that Mitsui, MOL and Marubeni will invest in a long-term charter business currently promoted by MODEC for the purpose of providing a floating production, storage, and offloading system (FPSO) for use in the Carioca area of a pre-salt oil field […]

  • 15 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    TSB: Bulker SBI Carioca grounded due to conflicting information and ineffective communication in October 2017.

  • 30 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras, the operator for the BM-S-9 consortium, announces, together with its partners BG E&P Brasil and Repsol Sinopec Brasil, that the company’s affiliate Guará BV has signed on its behalf a letter of intent to charter, through Modec Inc. and Schahin Petróleo e Gás S.A., an FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading unit) for use […]

  • 23 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Keppel Offshore and Marine has won two contracts worth USD 51.3 million.

  • 18 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui, MOL and Marubeni will invest in a long-term charter business currently promoted by MODEC for the purpose of providing a floating production, storage, and offloading system (“the FPSO”) for use in the Carioca area of a pre-salt oil field off the coast of Brazil. Based on these agreements, Mitsui, MOL and Marubeni will invest […]

  • 20 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BG Group today confirms that its partner, Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) – the operator of block BM-S-9 in the pre-salt Santos Basin – has submitted a Declaration of Commerciality (DoC) to the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP), for the oil and gas accumulations in the Carioca area, offshore Brazil. As […]

  • 13 June 2008

    BG has hit more pay while drilling in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil with the Guara exploration well which it says is on trend with last year’s huge Carioca discovery.

  • 18 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    MODEC, Inc., Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. and Marubeni Corporation have agreed that Mitsui, MOL and Marubeni will invest in a long-term charter business currently promoted by MODEC for the purpose of providing a floating production, storage, and offloading system (FPSO) for use in the Carioca area of a pre-salt oil field […]

  • 26 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras on Friday announced a discovery of light oil in ultra-deepwaters of the Santos Basin pre-salt reservoirs, block BM-S-9. The new well, 3-BRSA-1023 (3-SPS-85), named Carioca Sela, is located in the assessment area of 1-SPS-50 (Carioca) field, some 4.5 Km from the discovery well. In this new well, 270 km away from the shore of […]

  • 12 October 2017

    The bulk carrier SBI Carioca, which ran aground around 8 am on October 11 off New Brunswick, was refloated with the help of two tugs at high tide in the evening hours the same day. The vessel is scheduled to dock at Belledune “sometime this morning,” Pierre Murray, Transportation Safety Board (TSB) of Canada’s regional manager of operations […]

  • 15 September 2009

    Petrobras, Brazil, has proved the occurrence of another oil and gas field in the pre-salt reservoir of block BM-S-9, in ultra-deep Santos Basin waters. The discovery was made via well 4-SPS-66C (4-BRSA-723C), informally denominated as Abaré Oeste and located in the assessment area of 1-SPS-50 (Carioca), some 290km off the coast of the State of […]

  • 3 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announces it has commenced the deployment of the Environmental Monitoring Plan in the Carioca Nordeste area, in the Santos Basin, where a pipeline ruptured last Jan. 31 on a FPWSO Dynamic Producer performing an Extended Well Test. The FPWSO is located approximately 300 kilometers off the coast of the state of São Paulo, where […]

  • 3 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras announces it has commenced the deployment of the Environmental Monitoring Plan in the Carioca Nordeste area, in the Santos Basin, where a pipeline ruptured last Jan. 31 on a vessel platform performing an Extended Well Test. This plan, designed to assess possible environmental impacts caused by the incident, includes procedures laid down by Ibama. […]

  • 6 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announced that no more traces of oil were found in the sea during overflights carried out Friday morning in the Carioca Nordeste area, in the Santos Basin. Therefore, in accordance with the procedures laid down in the Emergency Plan and with the knowledge of the Navy, Ibama and ANP, contingency actions have been demobilized. […]