Petrobras breaks record and builds offshore well

Petrobras breaks paradigm, breaks record and builds deep-water offshore well in Campos Basin

Not only did it break a new paradigm in the construction of offshore wells, it also marked a new stage in the revitalization of oil fields.

the recordand at the time of construction of a well in deep water was 44 days, the new record reached today is 35 days

Any reduction in the construction period of an offshore well is synonymous with a significant reduction in costs and value generation, with approximately 30% of investments in Exploration and Production

Construction of this well is part of the largest recovery program for a mature asset underway in the global offshore industry.

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The Petrobras project provides for the interconnection of 75 wells and the installation, in 2023, of two FPSO-type platforms

According to Petrobras, the Marlim fields are the Brazilian asset with the highest accumulated production, with almost 3 billion barrels of oil.

It is also the first Petrobras project to receive the award granted by the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) – considered the Oscar of the world industry