Tag: Colombia

Petrobras confirms the gas discovery in Uchuva-1 well

Petrobras confirms the discovery of natural gas accumulation in the Uchuva-1 exploratory well, drilled in deep waters of Colombia.

Tenaris innovation recognized by ANDI in Colombia

The Innovation Ranking, published jointly by the Asociación Nacional de Empresarios de Colombia (ANDI) and Dinero magazine, named Tenaris's TuboCaribe welded pipes mill in Cartagena as one of the nine most innovative companies in Colombia.

Colombia led globally 7 O&G discoveries in Q2 2019

GlobalData’s report: ‘Q2 2019 Global Oil and Gas Discoveries Review – Colombia Leads with Highest Number of Discoveries in Quarter’ reveals that Colombia had a total of seven onshore discoveries: five were conventional oil and two were conventional gas.

AMPO to supply hydro turbine castings

An international leading manufacturer of hydropower equipment has put trust in AMPO FOUNDRY for the manufacture of machined stainless-steel hydro turbine castings for La guaca and Paraiso power plants, in Colombia.

Tenaris recognised as a top supplier in Colombia

A Colombian energy company has recognised Tenaris as one of the best supplier to work with in the hydrocarbon sector.

Ecopetrol gives green light for refinery project

The Board of Directors of Ecopetrol have given the green light to Phase 3 of the Modernization Project of the Barrancabermeja Refinery (PMRB) worth a total investment of USD 3.386 billion. Operations will officially begin on the construction phase of the project, which is scheduled to begin operations in 2016. This project will allow the refinery to increase the conversion factor from 76% to 95%, resulting in the ability to obtain more products, including gasoline and diesel.

Colombia: REFICAR refinery project

CB&I has been awarded a project valued in excess of USD 1.4 billion by Refinería de Cartagena S.A. (REFICAR) for the engineering, procurement services and construction of a new refinery, with processing capacity of 165,000bpd, adjacent to REFICAR's refinery in Cartagena, Colombia.

Colombia: petrochemical plant

GAIL (India) is planning to set up a mega petrochemical plant and a gas pipeline network in Colombia.

Colombia reduces SS imports duties

Colombia has cut import duties on some stainless products. Import duties have been cut to zero for electrical appliance related stainless steel products, including flat products from 0.5mm to 1mm in thickness, stainless flat products thinner than 0.5mm and wider than 600mm and welding wire.