The discovery was made in block C-M-541, operated by the French oil company (40%) in partnership with Qatar Energy (40%) and Petronas (20%).
Located in the pre-salt Santos Basin, this is the second well in the block to show signs of oil.
It is expected to operate in the Búzios field in the pre-salt Santos Basin from 2025
The suggested names, which have yet to be confirmed by the regulatory agency, are Raia Manta and Raia Pintada.
1 - Floating wind turbines in deep waters. 2 - Decarbonization of oil and gas operations in the pre-salt, integrating wind, solar and waves
It’s the first time the Norwegian supermajor has entered the process to buy oil from the Brazilian pre-salt state oil entity
Falling production from the Mexilhão-Uruguá system, lack of technology for ethane separation jeopardize Route 1