The 355km-long, upcoming Rota III project will be operated by Petroleo Brasileiro . This onshore, ultra-deepwater, gas pipeline, with a maximum diameter of 24 inches, will start in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) and ends in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).

The Rota III project is expected to commence operations in 2022 and will be owned by Petroleo Brasileiro.

The Rota III project is associated with the 382km Rota II (Section II).

During the period 2021-2025, the Rota III project is expected to witness an estimated capex of $304.75m.

Contractors involved in the Rota III project:

Some of the key contractors for the Rota III include –

Main EPC: Allseas Group , Concremat Engenharia e Tecnologia , Encalso Construcoes , McDermott International .

About Petroleo Brasileiro

Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) is an integrated oil & gas company. Its major businesses include exploration and production, refining, marketing, trade and transportation of oil and gas. The company also conducts biofuel, natural gas, petrochemical, electricity and chemical businesses, and oil product distribution. It is a major crude oil producer and refiner in Brazil and the South American continent. It also participates in the domestic power market through investments in thermoelectric power plants and renewable energy. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, Petrobras markets its products in North America, South America, Africa and Asia. Petrobras is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Information on the pipeline is sourced from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Pipelines database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil, natural gas, petroleum products and Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) trunk pipelines globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.