The fire that occurred on the FPSO, broke out in the transformers compartment, but it was controlled, as the Cidade de Maricá’s personnel managed to deal with it effectively, using local firefighting equipment. No injuries or pollution were reported.
US authorities are conducting an investigation into the fatality of a worker onboard a drillship operated by Brazilian oil and gas company Petrobras in the Gulf of Mexico, about 172 miles south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana.
One mistake after another may be the cause of the explosion on BW Offshore’s FPSO Cidade de São Mateus
One of the four missing Brazilians is found deceased, bringing the total number of fatalities up to six persons.
Update on Petrobras FPSO accident
Fire at Petrobras FPSO During Sea Test
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