PetrĂ³leo Brasileiro

Production began at the Papa Terra heavy-oil field development within Block BC-20 of the southern Campos basin, using platform P-63, which is connected to the PPT-12 well. The floating production, storage, and offloading platform is anchored at a water depth of 1200 m and has the capacity to process 140,000 BOPD, compress 1 MMcf/D of gas, and inject 340,000 B/D of water. Petróleo Brasileiro (62.5%) operates Papa Terra with partner Chevron (37.5%).