Brazil’s Petrobras said on July 14 that four platforms in the Buzios Field located in the Santos Basin, off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, achieved a daily record output July 13.
The P-74, P-75, P-76 and P-77 platforms produced a combined 674,000 bbl/d of oil and 844,000 boe/d.
The Buzios Field is considered the largest deepwater oil field in the world, Petrobras said.
A Haynesville completion by XTO Energy plus Centennial Resource Development Bone Spring discoveries on the Carlsbad Shelf in the Permian Basin top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.
BP has been working in Azerbaijan for almost three decades.
President Tayyip Erdogan said Aug. 13 that any attack on a Turkish ship exploring for oil and gas in disputed Mediterranean waters would incur a "high price."