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Repsol Sinopec Brazil, Ouro Negro and PUC-Rio Expand Technological Partnership

Repsol Sinopec Brazil, Ouro Negro and PUC-Rio Expand Technological Partnership

From World Oil Repsol Sinopec Brazil, Ouro Negro and the Mechanical Engineering Department of PUC-Rio’s Technical and Scientific Center (CTC/PUC-Rio) are expanding their technological partnership, developing a through tubing logging profiling tool to assess cement quality in lined wells. “The proposal is to have a tool that enables the detection of cement anomalies in the adjacent layer and not only in the layer closest to the tool, as occurs in the case of solutions that are currently available in the marketplace, thus avoiding the removal of the production tubing to perform this operation,” explains Támara García, Research and Innovation Manager at Repsol Sinopec Brazil. Put more simply, while the current technology allows one to ‘see’ the integrity of the cement only when it is closer to the tool, the solution that will be developed by the three partners will make it possible to have a powerful ‘vision’, going beyond a[Read More…]

Source: SBM Offshore

Petrobras Gets New Offshore Partner

FPSO Mero 2 expected to produce 180,000 BOPD SBM Offshore N.V., a holding company headquartered in Amsterdam, signed a letter of intent this week with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) for a 22.5-year lease to operate its floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel Mero 2. FPSO Mero 2 will be deployed at the Mero field in the Santos Basin, located 180 kilometers off the shore of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil within the Libra block. SMB Offshore will design and construct the FPSO Mero 2 utilizing a program it calls “Fast4Ward,” which takes a new, multi-purpose hull and combines it with several standardized topside modules. Source: SBM Offshore According to the company, the application of this new model can result in a six … Login or click here to subscribe Username or E-mail Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Kosmos Energy Announces FID for Phase 1 of LNG Project

Kosmos Energy Announces FID for Phase 1 of LNG Project

Offshore gas resource estimated at 15 Tcf Dallas-based deepwater oil and gas company Kosmos Energy Ltd (stock ticker: KOS) and its partners agreed today on a Final Investment Decision (FID) for Phase 1 of its Greater Tortue Ahmeyim project. The project will produce gas from a deepwater subsea system and mid-water floating production storage and offloading unit (FPSO) to a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility at a nearshore hub located on the African Mauritania and Senegal maritime border. Source: Kosmos Energy The FLNG facility for Phase 1 is designed to provide approximately 2.5 million tons per annum on average, with the total recoverable gas in the field estimated to be around 15 trillion cubic feet.   Moving… Login or click here to subscribe

December 27, 2018 - 5:56 am Closing Bell Story, International, LNG
Shell and Partners Dive Deep to Increase Production

Shell and Partners Dive Deep to Increase Production

Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (ticker: RDS.A) expects an increase in production with the kick off of two deep water projects in Brazil. The offshore wells will be drilled in the Parque das Conchas (BC-10) and the Bijupirá/Salema fields Shell is currently operating two FPSOs offshore Brazil– the Espírito Santo at Parque das Conchas and the Fluminense at the Bijupirá/Salema fields. Shell and its partners Petrobras (ticker: PBR) and ONGC are moving forward with Phase 3 of the Parque das Conchas project. It will include the installation of subsea-infrastructure at the Massa and Argonauta O-South fields. Shell, Petrobras and ONGC share the project at 50%, 35% and 15% respectively. Parque das Conchas (BC-10) – Campos Basin Once online, the BC-10 project is expected to peak production at 28,000 BOEPD. The project came on-stream in 2009 and has produced over 70 MMBOE since. Phase 2 of BC-10 ties in Argonauta O-North field[Read More…]

July 22, 2013 - 3:56 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles