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Board of Petrobras names new CEO

The board of directors of Petrobras elected Pedro Pullen Parente as the company’s new CEO on Monday. The company received on Monday a letter of resignation from Mr. Aldemir Bendine of Petrobras’ Board member and CEO positions. Additionally, Mr. Aldemir Bendine also resigned today,

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Posted in Brazil, Oil & Gas

Nordic Light latest edition now online

The latest edition of the magazine Nordic Light is available online. Click here to see

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Posted in Brazil

Norwegian participation at OTC

27 – 29 October the 3rd OTC Brazil is arranged in Rio de Janeiro. Also in this year’s event, the Norwegian business community will be present: Norwegian companies will have booths in the exhibition, various representatives of Norwegian companies and

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Local content demands adjustments, say oil sector analysts

Original article by André Ramalho, Valor Econômico, link: http://www.valor.com.br/brasil/4104352/conteudo-local-exige-ajuste-dizem-analistas-do-setor-de-petroleo. The journalist was invited to Norway by Innovation Norway for the 2015 Technology Press Trip. In Bergen, the Underwater Technology Conference (UTC) gathered around 500 executives from the oil and gas sector to discuss

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Posted in Oil & Gas, Uncategorized

New CEO of Transpetro is announced

Petrobras said on Wednesday that Antônio Rubens Silva Silvino has been appointed new chief executive officer of Transpetro, the oil and gas transportation arm of Petrobras. Silvino is currently an executive in the company’s refining division. He will replace Claudio

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GCE Subsea – new status achieved

Monica Mæland and Jan Tore Sanner, ministers of Trade and Industry and Local Government and Modernisation respectively, announced that NCE Subsea was the one and only candidate that was accepted into the GCE programme this year, at an event in

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Posted in Oil & Gas

Petrobras to announce pre-salt asset sale

  Petrobras aims to raise at least USD 4 billion by selling portions of five pre-salt assets and one supra-salt field, Upstream newspaper reports. According to the report, the sale of those upstream assets, in addition to midstream and downstream

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