Teekay Offshore Partners Announces First Oil and Contract Start-up for the Petrojarl I FPSO

Teekay Offshore Partners Announces First Oil and Contract Start-up for the Petrojarl I FPSO

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) (Teekay Offshore) announced yesterday that the Petrojarl I floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit has successfully achieved first oil and commenced its five-year …
May 11, 2018 /  Curious
Fugro deploys two modern purpose-built vessels on seep hunting survey off Brazil

Fugro deploys two modern purpose-built vessels on seep hunting survey off Brazil

Working for multi-client geoscience data company, TGS, Fugro continues the hunt for hydrocarbon seeps, this time offshore Brazil. Two modern, purpose-built vessels – Fugro Brasilis and Fugro Searcher – have …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Petrobras and BP form strategic alliance

Petrobras and BP form strategic alliance

Alliance will explore joint projects in Brazil and beyond BP announced last Thursday (Apr 12) that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to explore areas of cooperation with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. …
Apr 16, 2018 /  Curious
Solstad Farstad awarded contract by Petrobras in Brazil

Solstad Farstad awarded contract by Petrobras in Brazil

PETROBRAS – Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. has awarded Solstad Farstad a 1 year firm contract to the AHTS Far Scout (2001, AHTS UT 722L, 186t BP) and to the AHTS BOS Turquesa (2007, AHTS UT 722L, 190t …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
McDermott Completes Phase 1 of QGEP Atlanta Early Production System

McDermott Completes Phase 1 of QGEP Atlanta Early Production System

McDermott successfully completed the first phase of the deep-water Atlanta Early Production System, located offshore Brazil for independent Brazilian Exploration and Production company QGEP Phase 1 included successful …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Vessels
APM Terminals Itajaí to double monthly volume

APM Terminals Itajaí to double monthly volume

Three new services will begin calling APM Terminals Itajaí in February, catering to Brazil’s refrigerated cargo exports from Santa Catarina State. Chicken and pork will be the main export on these …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Modec announces extension of time charter contract for FPSO Cidade de Niterói MV18 offshore Brazil

Modec announces extension of time charter contract for FPSO Cidade de Niterói MV18 offshore Brazil

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC) announced earlier today that Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) has extended its contract with a MODEC’s Dutch subsidiary and an owner of the FPSO Cidade de Niterói MV18 (the …
Feb 13, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM to improve SAMWAF port coverage

CMA CGM to improve SAMWAF port coverage

In the effort to continue enhancing its product, CMA CGM announced yesterday the port coverage improvement of its SAMWAF service connecting Brazil and Plata area to West Africa and South Africa strategic markets. As …
Feb 13, 2018 /  Curious
Samskip Logistics and DC Logistics Brasil to extend the Brazilian offerings

Samskip Logistics and DC Logistics Brasil to extend the Brazilian offerings

Samskip Logistics and freight forwarding force DC Logistics Brasil have signed a national representation agreement that creates a new partnership seeking to grow the containerised business in Brazil. The collaborative …
Jan 17, 2018 /  Curious
MODEC, Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and MES to Proceed with the Ultra-Deepwater FPSO Charter Project for Sepia Area, Brazil

MODEC, Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and MES to Proceed with the Ultra-Deepwater FPSO Charter Project for Sepia Area, Brazil

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC), Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Marubeni Corporation (Marubeni) and Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) have agreed that Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and …
Jan 9, 2018 /  Finance