10. Sep, 2018
Petrobras announced that it plans to start exploration activities in the Peroba area in October, nine months after the signing of the purchase agreement. The block was acquired by the company during the third round of the pre-salt, held last year.
The information was presented today (10) by the Executive Director of Production and Technology Development, Hugo Repsold, during an event for investors in São Paulo. Petrobras is the operator of Peroba, with a 40% stake.The consortium is formed by BP (40%) and CNODC (20%).
During the event, Repsold reinforced the expectation of entry of at least four new platforms in the fourth quarter of the year: P-67, P-69, P-75 and P-76. On the financial side, the company’s forecast is to close 2018 with a reduced net debt of $ 69 billion.