Petrobras Confirms Commercial Potential of Lula Well

Petrobras said that the 9-RJS-660 well on the Lula field registered its highest volume of production for May, reaching an average production of 28,436 bopd.

This well is the first to produce on a commercial basis in the Santos Basin pre-salt. The well is interconnected to Cidade de Angra dos Reis FPSO and is the first of six production wells to be connected to the FPSO. Petrobras expects for the FPSO to produce around 100 Mbopd throughout 2012.

The Lula development is located in the Santos Basin in water depths of between 6,890 and 7,218 feet (2,100 and 2,200 meters). 

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