Brazil

Wärtsilä to build hybrid tug for Brazilian port

The vessel will have reduced exhaust emission levels, when operating in ‘green’ mode, with minimal visible smoke from being produced since the load is being picked-up by the batteries. Moreover, the noise level of the tug will be reduced.

MAN Diesel & Turbo, Petrobras extend service agreement

MAN Diesel & Turbo informed that it has renewed service agreement with Brazilian oil major Petrobras for maintenance of 20 gas turbines and compressors on its four platforms, located in the Atlantic Campos Basin.

Keppel’s BrasFELS delivers fifth FPSO project for MODEC

Keppel Offshore & Marine’s wholly owned subsidiary Keppel FELS Brasil’s BrasFELS shipyard in Brazil has delivered the Cidade de Campos dos Goytacazes MV29, a Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel, to MODEC Offshore Production Systems (Singapore), an EPCI arm of MODEC group.

Van Oord awarded dredging contract of Santos port

Van Oord has announced that it has been awarded a contract for the capital and maintenance dredging of the port of Santos. This project in the largest port of South America will be executed in a joint venture with Boskalis.

Teekay christens its FPSO Pioneiro de Libra

The naming ceremony of FPSO Pioneiro de Libra, which is owned through a 50/50 joint venture between Odebrecht Oil & Gas and Teekay Offshore was held on December 2, at the Jurong Shipyard in Singapore where the conversion of the Libra FPSO has been taken place since 2014.

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