Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Itaqui

Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Itaqui

The Panama Canal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Port of Itaqui, located in the northeastern region of Brazil, to promote the shipment of grains and other cargoes in the commercial route between the north …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Curious
Backpacking in Brazil: costs, sights and preparation

Backpacking in Brazil: costs, sights and preparation

When I think about Brazil, the first thing that comes to mind is football. Samba football, light-footedness and eye-catching technique, in the familiar bright yellow uniforms. But also the world-famous carnival …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Curious
Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore recently completed its first rig inspection in Brazil with its team of specialist engineers. The drilling rig had been off-hire for several years and the inspection highlighted the importance of …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
DOF announces contract extension fo Skandi Hav in Brazil

DOF announces contract extension fo Skandi Hav in Brazil

Norwegian offshore vessel provider DOF announced yesterday that the construction support vessel Skandi Hav has been granted a 226 days extension by Petrobras. The vessel is secured firm utilization until 8th June …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Aker Solutions Wins Subsea Order for Libra's Mero Field Offshore Brazil

Aker Solutions Wins Subsea Order for Libra's Mero Field Offshore Brazil

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Petrobras to provide a subsea production system and related services for the Mero 1 project within the Mero field development, one of the largest oil discoveries in Brazil's …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Curious
Transocean Ltd. Announces Contract Extension for Petrobras 10000

Transocean Ltd. Announces Contract Extension for Petrobras 10000

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) announced Friday that the ultra-deepwater drillship Petrobras 10000 was awarded a 790-day contract extension offshore Brazil with Petrobras. The contract is extended through October 2021 and …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Newbuilt shuttle tankers for the Roncador field in Brazil

Newbuilt shuttle tankers for the Roncador field in Brazil

The crude oil production from the newly acquired 25 % interest in the Roncador oil field in Brazil will be lifted and transported by shuttle tankers.   Equinor has now entered into time charter contracts for two …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Vessels
NOVATEK Shipped First LNG Cargo to Brazil

NOVATEK Shipped First LNG Cargo to Brazil

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced Monday that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NOVATEK Gas and Power Asia Pte. Ltd. has shipped its first LNG cargo to the Brazilian market with LNG produced from the Yamal LNG …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
Wilson Sons delivers third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil (Video)

Wilson Sons delivers third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil (Video)

Wilson Sons Estaleiros has delivered the third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil. The vessel is part of a four-vessel order, the final unit of which the shipyard is on track to deliver according …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Vessels
TechnipFMC awarded a master services agreement by Petrobras in Brazil

TechnipFMC awarded a master services agreement by Petrobras in Brazil

TechnipFMC (Paris:FTI) (NYSE:FTI) (ISIN:GB00BDSFG982) has been awarded by Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) a 3-year master services agreement in Brazil, with a 2-year renewal option. This contract for subsea …
Jul 19, 2018 /  Curious