Petrobras Makes O&G Discoveries Offshore Brazil



Petrobras made three new discoveries of oil and gas in Espirito Santo Basin, within the concession area, BM-ES-23, Block ES-M-525.

These new discoveries occurred during the drilling of wells 1-BRSA-939-ESS (1-ESS-199) and 1-BRSA-936D-ESS (1-ESS-200D), informally known as Pe-de-moleque and Quindim, respectively. Petrobras made the third discovery through well 1-BRSA-923D-8-ESS, referred to as Brigadeiro.

The wells are located 71 miles (115 kilometers) away from the coast of the state of Espirito Santo, in a water depth of about 6,234 feet (1,900 meters). Petrobras is the operator of the consortium with a 65% interest; Shell with 20%; and Inpex with 15%.  

continue reading the full article

SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
RELATED COMPANIES