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
DOF announces contract awards for two vessels

DOF announces contract awards for two vessels

DOF (UK) Limited has been awarded an 18-month contract for the Skandi Barra by Nexen with planned commencement in April. Skandi Barra is a PSV (MT 6000) built in 2005.   ***** Norskan Offshore Ltda. has been …
Apr 13, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Petrobras extends contract for BW FPSO, but unit stays in lay-up

Petrobras extends contract for BW FPSO, but unit stays in lay-up

Brazilian oil company Petrobras has exercised a one-year extension of the contract for the BW Offshore-owned FPSO Cidade de São Mateus. BW Offshore said on Tuesday it will continue its dialogue with the client …
Mar 14, 2018 /  Vessels
OOS International sends third vessel to Brazil

OOS International sends third vessel to Brazil

OOS International introduces a new semi-submersible accommodation vessel (SSAV), the OOS Tiradentes (previously named CR-600), destined to enter the OOS International fleet. This vessel, named after a famous independence …
Jan 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Rowan announces purchase of two modern jack-up rigs

Rowan announces purchase of two modern jack-up rigs

Rowan Companies plc (Rowan) (NYSE: RDC) announced Friday that it has concluded the purchase of two LeTourneau Super 116E jack-up rigs, the P-59 and P-60, which were both delivered new into service in 2013, in a public …
Jan 8, 2018 /  Vessels
DOF Subsea awarded two new ROV contracts by Petrobras

DOF Subsea awarded two new ROV contracts by Petrobras

DOF Subsea, a subsidiary of DOF ASA has been awarded two new ROV contracts by Petrobras in Brazil for ROVs to be installed on board Skandi Angra and Skandi Paraty. The new contracts start in April 2018 and end in …
Jan 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Wilson Sons Ultratug Offshore awarded contracts for three PSVs

Wilson Sons Ultratug Offshore awarded contracts for three PSVs

Wilson Sons Limited (B3: WSON33) (Wilson Sons ) announced yesterday that its 50% joint venture Wilson Sons Ultratug Offshore (WSUT) received a notification through Petronect, Petrobras' procurement and contract …
Dec 20, 2017 /  Curious
MODEC awarded charter and operation services contract for Mero pilot FPSO by Petrobras and Partners of LIBRA Consortium

MODEC awarded charter and operation services contract for Mero pilot FPSO by Petrobras and Partners of LIBRA Consortium

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC) announced earlier today that it has signed the contract for supply, charter, and operations of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. …
Dec 19, 2017 /  Curious
Pioneiro de Libra FPSO begins operation in Libra block, Brazil

Pioneiro de Libra FPSO begins operation in Libra block, Brazil

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras and its partners inform that this Sunday (11/26/2017) they started oil production in Libra block, in the Pre-salt of Santos Basin, with the beginning of operation of …
Nov 29, 2017 /  Curious