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  • 27 November 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    French oil company Total has announced first oil from the Libra mega-field, located in ultra-deep waters 180 kilometers offshore Rio de Janeiro

  • 16 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Brazilian oil company Petrobras  has concluded the drilling and appraisal of the seventh well in the Libra block, located in the pre-salt layer of the Santos Basin. The new well has discovered Libra’s largest net pay to date, with 410 meters of thickness, Petrobras said. This column overcomes the latest discovery (301 meters), announced in March […]

  • 18 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Petrobras has signed a contract with Modec to charter an FPSO unit, the first definitive production system of Mero Field, which will be used in the Mero Pilot project.

  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Terex Port Solutions (TPS) will supply Libra Terminais Rio S/A (Libra) with 12 Terex® rubber-tyred gantry cranes. They are to be delivered in the fall of 2014 to the Libra terminal in the Bay of Rio de Janeiro. The cranes will be shipped to Rio, already assembled, from the TPS plant in Xiamen, PR China. […]

  • 18 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Scana Industrier ASA has been awarded, through its subsidiary Scana Offshore Vestby, a contract to deliver an Offloading System to Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd in Singapore for the Libra EWT FPSO. The Libra EWT FPSO is a conversion of a Teekay shuttletanker and will be used on the Libra field in Brazil. Jurong Shipyard secured […]

  • 28 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Petrobras and its partners have started oil production in Libra block, in the Pre-salt of Santos Basin, with the beginning of operation of Pioneiro de Libra FPSO, dedicated to extended well tests and early production systems. This is the first Petrobras unit equipped to reinject all the gas produced during the tests. Pioneiro de Libra […]

  • 26 October 2017

    First oil production from the giant Libra oil field offshore Brazil is expected to be achieved on November 15, 2017. According to Brazil’s O’Globo news paper, the new date has been shared by the Petrobras Libra Project Manager, Orlando Ribeiro. O’Globo reports that the new date marks a four month delay compared to the last […]

  • 11 November 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Brazilian oil company Petrobras has completed the first well in the Santos Basin’s pre-salt Libra oilfield, offshore Brazil. The well, drilled by Seadrill’s West Carina drillship, is now fully fitted out and ready to produce oil and natural gas, Petrobras said. The 3-RJS-739A well, known as NW3, is located in the northwest sector of the […]

  • 8 May 2014

    The magnitude of the Libra offshore area was the main highlight of Wednesday, May 7 at Brattec Offshore 2014, an event organized by the Brazil-Texas Chamber of Commerce. Petrobras’ executive manager for Libra, Anelise Lara, talked about the reservoir’s characteristics and the area’s development prospects. Paulo Alonso, local content advisor to Petrobras’ CEO and executive […]

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The magnitude of the Libra area was the main highlight of Wednesday, May 7 at Brattec Offshore 2014, an event organized by the Brazil-Texas Chamber of Commerce. Petrobras’ executive manager for Libra, Anelise Lara, talked about the reservoir’s characteristics and the area’s development prospects. Paulo Alonso, local content advisor to Petrobras’ CEO and executive coordinator […]

  • 30 March 2017
    Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Odebrecht Oil and Gas (OOG) and Teekay Offshore Partners held a departure ceremony in Singapore for the FPSO Pioneiro de Libra on Tuesday.  The FPSO owned by the 50/50 joint venture between the two companies is heading to Brazil on a voyage expected to last around 65 days, ending in early June. Pioneiro de Libra […]

  • 25 March 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Petrobras has informed that the Libra consortium has completed the drilling of the extension well 3-BRSA-1267-RJS/3-BRSA-1267A-RJS (3-RJS-735/735A), offshore Brazil. The drilling results have confirmed the presence of a hydrocarbon-bearing column of approximately 200 meters of good reservoir characteristics. Informally known as C1, the well is located in the crest of the central area of the […]

  • 25 September 2015

    On September 17, 2015, yet another Libra Project milestone was achieved through FPSO Pioneiro De Libra’s first dry docking at the Jurong Shipyard in the Tuas area of Singapore. Teekay’s team was ready with their timelapse cameras! Her time in dry dock is expected to be quick as she is set to be moved to […]

  • 27 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    French oilfield services company Technip has won what it describes as a substantial contract from Libra Oil & Gas BV, a Petrobras-led consortium. For Technip, a “substantial” subsea contract is ranging from €100 to €250 million. The project includes the supply of flexible pipes for the Libra Extended Well Test field, located in the Santos […]

  • 25 September 2015

    On September 17, 2015, yet another Libra Project milestone was achieved through FPSO Pioneiro De Libra’s first dry docking at the Jurong Shipyard in the Tuas area of Singapore. Teekay’s team was ready with their timelapse cameras! Her time in dry dock is expected to be quick as she is set to be moved to […]

  • 29 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Deltamarin Ltd has entered into a contract with Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd for the basic engineering of the Libra FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading unit). Deltamarin’s scope of work covers the marine part of the conversion of the Navion Norvegia shuttle tanker into the Libra FPSO. The conversion will be performed at the Singaporean […]

  • 6 December 2017
    Infrastructure

    Petrobras has declared commerciality of the Libra Northwest field, in the pre-salt of Santos Basin off Brazil, renaming it Mero. 

  • 15 October 2015

    The consortium responsible for the Libra oil field in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil has completed the drilling of well 3-BRSA-1310-RJS. Petrobras, the operator of the Libra field, said on Wednesday that the well, which is located in the central area of the block, has revealed the presence of hydrocarbons in a low-porosity reservoir, providing […]

  • 19 May 2017

    In today’s spotted we bring you an image of floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit Pioneiro de Libra which arrived in Brazilian territorial waters on May 17. Libra FPSO set sail on March 28 from the Singapore-based Jurong shipyard where the conversion of the unit has been taking place since 2014. The conversion from […]

  • 10 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Libra Consortium has signed a letter of intent with Odebrecht/Teekay (OOG-Teekay), winner of a tender process, for the charter of a FPSO-type platform (floating production, storage and offloading) designed for the extended well test campaign at the Libra area, in Santos Basin pre-salt. The delivery of the FPSO and the start-up of the first extended […]

  • 9 December 2016
    Infrastructure

    Teekay has posted a video on Thursday showing the conversion of the Brazil-bound FPSO Pioneiro de Libra, sharing some interesting numbers. The company said that the Pioneiro de Libra FPSO conversion required a project team of 162 people, a commissioning team of more than 40 people and more than 3000 people working daily over the […]

  • 27 October 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Technip was awarded a substantial contract from Libra Oil & Gas BV, a consortium led by Petrobras Netherland BV (40%) and partners: Shell (20%), Total (20%), CNOOC (10%) and CNPC (10%). The project includes the supply of flexible pipes for the Libra Extended Well Test field, located in the Santos Basin pre-salt area, Brazil. This […]