Rio de Janeiro, November 12, 2018 – Petróleo Brasileiro SA – Petrobras informs that it has began the manufacturing of oil and pure fuel within the Buzios 2 space, within the pre-salt of Santos Basin, by way of platform P-75, second unit put in within the Búzios subject.
The FPSO (floating manufacturing, storage, and offloading unit of oil and fuel) is situated roughly 210 km off the coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro, at a water depth of two,000 meters.
With a each 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-75 will produce by means of ten producing wells, additionally utilizing seven injection wells. Relief vessels will probably be used to dump the oil manufacturing, whereas fuel will probably be drained by pre-salt pipeline routes.
P-75 is the fourth platform to start out manufacturing in 2018, after the FPSO Cidade Campos dos Goytacazes within the Tartaruga Verde subject, the P-69 within the Lula subject and the P-74 within the Búzios subject. These platforms, along with P-67, which is already situated within the Lula subject, and P-76, which ought to go to the Búzios subject in December, will conclude the six programs deliberate for this 12 months in Brazil, contributing to the rise of Petrobras’ manufacturing within the horizon of the 2018-2022 Business and Management Plan.
Búzios, found in 2010, is the principle subject below the Transfer of Rights Agreement and commenced its manufacturing this 12 months in April by means of platform P-74.
The Transfer of Rights regime provides Petrobras the unique proper to discover and produce as much as 5 billion barrels of oil equal within the Santos Basin.
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