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Petrobras extension well at Jupiter confirms gas and condensate discovery

by on October 10, 2012 2:00 pm BST
Petrobras extension well at Jupiter confirms gas and condensate discoveryRIO DE JANEIRO -- Petrobras has announced that preliminary drilling results of well 3-BRSA-967A-RJS (3-RJS-683A), known as Jupiter Nordeste, located 7.5 km from the Jupiter area's discovery well (1-BRSA-559A), in the Santos Basin, confirm the presence of

Brazil Supreme Court allows Transocean drilling other than Frade field

by on October 3, 2012 5:25 am BST
Brazil Supreme Court allows Transocean drilling other than Frade fieldRIO DE JANEIRO --  Petrobras has announced that the Supreme Court of Justice has partially suspended the injunction that ordered the shutdown of the activities of Transocean Brasil Ltda.This suspension by the Supreme Court of Justice, which is in response to

GE wins $120m power deal for Petrobras sextet

by on September 28, 2012 2:43 pm BST
The Singaporean contractor is designing the DSS 38E semi-submersible rigs for Sete Brasil, which owns the rigs to be used in Petrobras’s pre-salt deep-water drilling programme off eastern Brazil.In August, Sete Brasil ordered five of the rigs from Keppel for $4.1 billion, having ordered the first

Petrobras cash allays Sevan debt doubts

by on September 28, 2012 12:39 pm BST
The Brazilian state oil company has now coughed up the cash to cover reimbursement of a higher-than-expected mobilisation fee, as well as import tax, for the Norwegian rig contractor’s newbuild cylindrical unit Sevan  Brasil, according to a bourse statement from the Oslo-listed rig contractor on Friday.The