Petrobras signs new contract for Buzios field

Petrobras said it has signed a new contract with Keppel Shipyard Limited for the construction and installation of P-78, the seventh unit to be installed in the Buzios field, in the pre-salt santos basin. The statement was made by the state on Monday (10).

The P-78 will be of the FPSO type, a floating unit that produces, stores and transfers oil. The processing capacity will be 180,000 barrels of oil per day and 7.2 million cubic meters (m3) of gas per day. Delivery of the unit is scheduled for 2024.

"The contract provides for the attendance to local content of 25%, with services to be performed in Brazil through partnership or subcontracting of national companies," petrobras said.


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