Siri field offshore Brazil sees first oil

The FPSO Petrojarl Cidade de Rio das Ostras has received first oil from Petrobras' Siri field offshore Brazil.

Offshore staff

TRONDHEIM, Norway –The FPSO Petrojarl Cidade de Rio das Ostras has received first oil from Petrobras' Siri field offshore Brazil.

The FPSO also serves as a test facility for heavy oil production. Information will contribute to optimizing production techniques using production and reservoir behavior data.

The FPSO has a total crude oil storage capacity of approximately 214, 000 bbls, is capable of producing 15,000 b/d of stabilized crude oil.

The FPSO is manned and operated by Teekay Petrojarl. The contract is for a two-year period with future options for Petrobras to extend the contract.

04/03/2008

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