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  • 15 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    CGG has started acquisition of a large BroadSeisTM 3D multi-client survey program in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin. The project has received high prefunding from major industry players. The Espirito Santo Phase III survey will cover an area of over 9,500 km2. The high-end BroadSeis data will be processed at […]

  • 6 August 2010

    Petrobras and mining giant Vale notified the country’s National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, that a well in the Espirito Santos Basin tested positive for natural gas. The find was listed on the oil regulator’s Web site early Thursday. The discovery was made at the 1BRSA826AESS well at the offshore ES-M- 468 Block in the Espirito […]

  • 15 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    CGG announced today that it has started acquiring a large BroadSeisTM 3D multi-client survey program in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin.   The company says that the project has received high prefunding from major industry players. The Espirito Santo Phase III survey will cover an area of over 9,500 km². […]

  • 8 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    An independent Anglo-French oil company Perenco on Friday announced it has signed an agreement with Sinochem Petróleo Brasil Ltda, the 100% owned subsidiary of Sinochem Corporation (Sinochem) to farm-out five concessions in the Espirito Santo basin, offshore Brazil. In exchange for acquiring 10% working interest in the five concession, Sinochem will fund Perenco in certain […]

  • 15 May 2013

    Statoil was the highest bidder on 6 licenses in the 11th Round, the first licensing round in Brazil since December 2008. With the new licenses, Statoil has strengthened its position in the Espirito Santo basin. The award in Brazil’s 11th licencing round reflects Statoil’s extensive application and ambition of long-term growth in Brazil. Out of […]

  • 15 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Statoil was the highest bidder on 6 licenses in the 11th Round, the first licensing round in Brazil since December 2008. With the new licenses, Statoil has strengthened its position in the Espirito Santo basin. The award in Brazil’s 11th licencing round reflects Statoil’s extensive application and ambition of long-term growth in Brazil. Out of […]

  • 29 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    CGG has started work on Espirito Santo IV, a large BroadSeis 3D multi-client survey in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. The Oceanic Champion is acquiring the survey which is expected to take seven months. This industry-supported survey will cover 10,300 square kilomters and be processed at CGG’s Rio […]

  • 20 December 2010

    Petrobras and Statoil have struck oil in the Indra prospect in the Espirito Santo basin offshore Brazil. Petrobras is operator for licence BM-ES-32, Statoil holds a 40% stake.

  • 12 October 2009

    Global Industries, USA, has announced that its Brazil Business Unit has signed a contract with Petróleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) for diving, ROV and construction services to be performed offshore Brazil. The work will take place in the areas of the Campos, Santos and Espirito Santo basins.

  • 29 November 2007

    ONGC’s wholly-owned subsidiary ONGC Videsh Ltd. (OVL) has bagged two blocks in Brazil, viz. deepwater Block 470 in the highly prospective Espirito Santo basin and shallow water Block 1413 in another highly prospective Santos basin, amid stiff competition from International companies.

  • 29 August 2017

    French geophysical company CGG has started work on Espirito Santo IV, a large BroadSeis 3D multi-client survey in the deep and ultra-deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. CGG said on Tuesday that the Oceanic Champion was acquiring the survey, which is expected to take seven months. This industry-supported survey will cover 10,300 […]

  • 27 December 2012

    Statoil is expanding its exploration portfolio through the acquisition of 25% participating interest from Vale SA in BM-ES-22A in the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. BM-ES-22A is comprised of the two Blocks ES-M-468 and ES-M-527. Petrobras is the operator with 75% equity and Vale holds a 25% share. It is located in the Outer Espirito […]

  • 6 October 2014

    Brazil’s Petrobras said it has discovered a new gas accumulation at Espírito Santo Basin post-salt. The discovery took place during drilling of well 3-BRSA-1259-ESS (ANP nomenclature) / 3-ESS-222 (Petrobras nomenclature), informally known as Tanganika, at a water depth of 1,043 meters, located in the Malombe Discovery Evaluation Plan (PAD), 72 km off the coast of […]

  • 27 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Statoil is expanding its exploration portfolio through the acquisition of 25% participating interest from Vale SA in BM-ES-22A in the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. BM-ES-22A is comprised of the two Blocks ES-M-468 and ES-M-527. Petrobras is the operator with 75% equity and Vale holds a 25% share. It is located in the Outer Espirito […]

  • 16 December 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Petrobras has made a further discovery of oil accumulations in Espírito Santo Basin, offshore Brazil.  According to Inpex Corporation, a partner in the project, the company discovered oilbearing sandstone layers amounting to a cumulative thickness of approximately 70m at a depth of about 4,850m through appraisal drilling in the BM-ES-23 concession in the Espírito Santo Basin. […]

  • 31 March 2008

    Subsea 7 Inc announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of US $200 million by Petrobras (Petroleo Brasileiro S/A) for an EPIC* contract, in the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil. The contract will involve the design, engineering, procurement, fabrication and installation of the 78 km Sul Capixaba 12′ Export Gas […]

  • 6 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras has discovered a new gas accumulation in the Espírito Santo Basin post-salt cluster. The discovery was made when drilling well 3-BRSA-1259-ESS (ANP nomenclature)/ 3-ESS-222 (Petrobras nomenclature), known as Tanganika, at a water depth of 1,043 meters, within the Malombe Discovery Evaluation Plan (PAD) area, 72 km off the Espírito Santo coast. The discovery was […]

  • 10 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announces the discovery of a new oil accumulation in the Cretaceous reservoirs of the Espírito Santo Basin. The discovery resulted from the drilling of well 1-BRSA-926D-ESS (1-ESS-205D), informally known as Brigadeiro, at a 1,900 meter water depth in the Concession area BM-ES-23, block ES-M-525, 115 km off the Espírito Santo coast. The discovery was […]

  • 30 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras provided clarification about news released recently concerning concession areas BM-ES-32 and BM-ES-23, located in Espírito Santo Basin. Petrobras confirmed the information about oil discoveries in block ES-M-594 (BM-ES-32), as disclosed to the market on December 16, 2010 and about discoveries in block ES-M-525 (BM-ES-23), as disclosed to the market on June 09 and 04, […]

  • 4 November 2011

    Petrobras announced the new discovery of gas accumulation in the post-salt area of the Espírito Santo Basin, in Concession BM-ES-21 (Block ES-M-414), located 135 kilometers from the city of Vitória, in the state of Espírito Santo. The discovery was made during drilling operations of well 1-BRSA-983-ESS, informally named Malombe. This well was drilled 13 kilometers […]

  • 17 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras announces the discovery of light oil in sandstones reservoirs of the post-salt section of Espírito Santo Basin. This new discovery was the result of the drilling of well 1-BRSA-882-ESS, informally referred to as Indra, and is located in the BM-ES-32 (Block ES-M-594) Exploratory Concession. Petrobras, which holds a 60% stake in this Concession, is […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Brazil’s Petrobras has announced the discovery of a hydrocarbon accumulation in deep waters of the Espírito Santo Basin while drilling the Lontra well, at a water depth of 1,319 meters. The well, which is 81 km offshore the city of Vitória in Espírito Santo state and lies within the Golfinho concession area, confirmed the presence of […]