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TotalEnergies announce start of production in Brazil

TotalEnergies has announced the start of production from the second development phase of the Mero field on the Libra block located more than 180 km off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the pre-salt area of the Santos Basin.


Saipem awarded two offshore contracts

Saipem has been awarded two offshore contracts, one in Guyana and the other in Brazil, worth approximately US$1.9 billion.


BW Energy completes acquisition of the FPSO Cidade de Vitoria

BW Energy has completed the acquisition of the FPSO Cidade de Vitoria from Saipem S.p.A. The FPSO is currently producing approximately 10 000 bpd of oil from the Golfinho field offshore Brazil, supported by the Company’s local operating organisation.


Subsea7 awarded major contract offshore Brazil

Subsea7 has confirmed the award of a major contract amendment by Petrobras for the development of the Mero 4 field located approximately 200 km off the coast of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.