Petrobras broadcasts that it has began the manufacturing of oil and pure fuel of P-76, the third platform to enter manufacturing within the Buzios discipline.
With a every day capability to course of as much as 150,000 barrels of oil and compress as much as 6 million cubic meters of pure fuel, P-76 will contribute to the expansion of the businesses’ manufacturing. It is the second platform to start-up in 2019, out of a complete of 4 deliberate for this yr, in step with Petrobras Strategic Plan.
The Buzios discipline, within the pre-salt of the Santos Basin, was found in 2010 and is the primary discipline beneath the Transfer of Rights Agreement. The discipline began manufacturing in April 2018, and one other platform is anticipated to start-up this yr, the P-77.
The FPSO (floating, manufacturing, storage and offloading unit of oil and fuel) is situated roughly 180 km off the coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro, at a water depth of two,030 meters. The undertaking supplies for its interconnection to 10 producing wells and 7 injector wells. The offload of oil manufacturing might be made by aid vessels, whereas fuel manufacturing might be drained by way of the pre-salt pipeline routes.
The completion of the hull conversion, the mixing of the modules and the ultimate commissioning of the unit have been carried out in Parana.
(Source and picture: Petrobras)
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