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Pao De Acucar is a conventional gas development located in ultra-deepwater in Brazil and is operated by Equinor Brasil Energia. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, lies in block C-M-539, with water depth of around 9,515 feet. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently in construction stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2028. Final investment decision (FID) of the project was approved in 2023. The Pao De Acucar conventional gas development will includes FPSO and subsea trees.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China Petrochemical, Equinor, Petroleo Brasileiro and Repsol.

Production from Pao De Acucar

Production from the Pao De Acucar conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2028 and is forecast to peak in 2030, Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2052.

Contractors involved in the Pao De Acucar conventional gas field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Pao De Acucar project as follows.

Design/FEED Engineering: TechnipFMC

Main EPC: Mitsui E&S and TechnipFMC

Other Contractors: Baker Hughes and IKM Holding

About Equinor Brasil Energia

Equinor Brasil Energia Ltda is a energy firm. The company owns and runs plants that produce petroleum, natural gas, and solar energy. The company is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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This content was updated on 13 November 2023

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