Production News for South America


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Exxon Mobil Plans $200 Mln Investment in Argentina's Vaca Muerta
Friday, September 01, 2017 The company reportedly has asked the government of Neuquen province for a 35-year unconventional production concession.

Petrobras Says Test Production In Libra Area To Start In Weeks
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Oil production from the first rig to operate in Brazil's offshore Libra area should start in late September or October.

Brazil Pre-Salt Oil Output Surpasses All Other Fields In June
Monday, July 31, 2017 Brazil oil production rises .8 percent in June from May to an average of 2.675 million barrels per day.

Colombia's Ecopetrol Rubiales Oil Output Hit By Protests
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Ecopetrol has suspended production at some wells in the nation's largest oil field after demonstrators seized the facility.

Statoil Aims To More Than Triple Brazil Output
Monday, June 12, 2017 Statoil aims to more than triple its production in Brazil and wants to become the sole operator for the entire Carcara discovery.

BP Gives Green Light To $500MM Gas Project Offshore Trinidad
Friday, June 02, 2017 BP gives the go-ahead for its $500 million Angelin offshore gas field development in Trinidad and Tobago.

BPTT Makes 2 'Significant' Gas Discoveries Offshore Trinidad
Friday, June 02, 2017 BP Trinidad & Tobago makes 2 'significant' gas discoveries with the Savannah and Macadamia exploration wells, offshore Trinidad.

Colombia's Ecopetrol Output Falls at Big Oil Field amid Protests
Monday, May 15, 2017 Colombia's state oil company Ecopetrol said it reduced output in one of its key production areas due to protests by residents who reject changes to the company's hiring policy for local labor.

PetroVietnam Says Venezuela Oil Project Still Stalled, Hopes To Reactivate
Wednesday, May 03, 2017 PetroVietnam's joint venture with PDVSA remains stalled but the Vietnamese company hopes ongoing talks will lead to reactivation of operations.

Colombia's Ecopetrol Restarts Cano-Limon Oil Pipeline After Attacks
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 Ecopetrol has restarted the country's second-largest oil pipeline, the Cano-Limon Covenas, after a series of bomb attacks halted movement of crude for seven weeks.

Crude Apill Hits Venezuela Oil Port, Exports Unaffected
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 PDVSA confirms reports of a crude spill from a pipeline connecting its main oil-exporting complex with a tanker loading facility, but said shipments have not been affected.

President Energy Completes First Portion of Workover Campaign
Friday, March 10, 2017 President Energy announces that the first workover of a previously producing well, DP12 at the Dos Puntitas field in Argentina, has been completed on time and on budget.

Guyana Says Future Oil Output Could Be Refined In Trinidad, Suriname
Thursday, March 02, 2017 The South American nation of Guyana could send future oil production to Trinidad and Tobago or Suriname for refining, a government official says.

Bombing Halts Pumping On Colombia's Cano-Limon Oil Pipeline
Monday, February 20, 2017 Pumping operations along Colombia's second-most important oil pipeline, the Cano-Limon Covenas, were halted due to a bomb attack.

Venezuela Says To Cut 95,000 Bpd Crude Output In OPEC Deal
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 Venezuela says it will cut 95,000 barrels per day of oil production in the New Year.

Brazil's Petrobras Starts Oil And Gas Production In Lapa Field
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 Petroleo Brasileiro SA has started to pump oil and natural gas from the subsalt field of Lapa, in the Santos basin, the company said in a securities filing on Tuesday.

Petrobras Average Brazil Oil Output Rises 2% In November
Thursday, December 15, 2016 Petroleo Brasileiro SA said on Thursday that average domestic oil output rose 2% in November from the prior month.

Petrobras Sets 2020 For Start Of First Libra Oil Production System
Thursday, October 27, 2016 Petrobras and partners will install the first of four commercial production systems in the giant Libra offshore oil area in 2020, adding one a year through 2023.

Bolivia, Repsol to Sign Deal to Develop Two Natural Gas Fields
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 The Bolivian government and a consortium led by Spain's Repsol are to sign a potential $1-billion deal to develop two natural gas fields.