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Maersk Supply Service to pre-lay mooring system for FPSO offshore Brazil

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Maersk Supply Service has secured a contract from the Libra Consortium concerning the pre-lay of the mooring system for a newbuild FPSO offshore Brazil. The contract entails integrating engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) work and will be carried out over 2021 and 2022.

The Libra Consortium comprises Petrobras (operator, with 40%), Shell Brasil (20%), TotalEnergies (20%), CNODC (10%) and CNOOC Limited (10%). The Consortium also has the participation of the Pré-Sal Petróleo S.A.(PPSA) as the manager of the Production Sharing Contract. The work consists of pre-laying 24 torpedo anchors, each weighing 120 t and 23 m long, on 2000 m of water depth offshore Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, at the Mero 2 Project, and Maersk Supply Service will be responsible for all activities from engineering, procurement and offshore execution.

“This is one of the biggest projects of its kind to be awarded this year, and we are very proud to have won it. With this contract, we will be ramping up our activities in Brazil significantly and will be developing further our office in Rio de Janeiro. We look forward to working closely with Petrobras as the lead operator for Libra Consortium, and enhancing our solutions capabilities in the Brazilian market,” said Rafael Thome, Managing Director for Maersk Supply Service in Latin America.


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