Tag: Petrobras

Brazilian power plant

Skanska BOT AB has acquired a 35% interest in a newly formed company that will build, own and operate the Breitener Energetica power plant in Brazil.

FMC sells subsea solutions offshore Brazil

FMC Technologies has announced that its FMC Energy Systems business has been awarded contracts valued at USD 16 million to supply sub-sea production solutions for Petrobras and Halliburton KBR offshore Brazil.

Aker Maritime wins engineering contract

Brazilian state oil company Petrobras has awarded Aker Maritime a contract for preliminary engineering for one deepwater platform, with an option for engineering of one additional platform. The preliminary engineering of the first platform has in itself a value of approximately USD 8 millions.

Deepwater solutions for Petrobras

FMC Technologies Inc. has announced that its FMC Energy Systems business has been engaged to supply three deepwater solutions for Petrobras totalling approximately USD 17 million.

Kvaerner: Brazilian contracts

Kvaerner has been awarded two deepwater contracts from Petrobras in Brazil.

Brazilian offshore contracts for FELS

FELS Setal secured a USD 14 million contract from Halliburton Produtos Ltda, a subsidiary of Kellogg Brown & Root Inc, for the fabrication of four manifold modules, to be used for the Caratinga and Barracuda Fields in Campos Basin, offshore Brazil.

Ipiranga plans naphtha refinery

Grupo Ipiranga is intending to construct a refinery in Brazil in partnership with the Venezuelan PDVSA.

Siemens Westinghouse to build power plant in Brazi

Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation (SWPC) has won the USD 200 million equipment contract for the 800mw Norte Fluminense thermal power plant, which will be located in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, near the port city of Macae.

Polibrasil invests in PP capacity increase

Polibrasil, a joint venture of Suzano and Basell, began this week a USD 230 million investment project to set up a new PP unit in its facility at Maua, São Paulo, state.

PPFiat invests in thermal electric power facility

By late 2001 part of the electric power used by Fiat do Brasil companies may come from Usina Termeletrica de Ibirite, a partnership between FiatAvio and Petrobras.