Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Latin America NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:54:07 GMTPetrobras Awarded DOF Pipe-Lay Vessel ContractMon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetrobras has awarded the Brazilian built PLSV, Skandi Vitoria, a contract of 532 days. The contract will commence in January. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56706&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saNew ANP Directors Take Office In Rio de Janeiro CeremonyThu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe inauguration ceremony of the ANP's director general, Decio Oddone, and director Felipe Kury was held at the Itamaraty Palace, in Rio de Janeiro. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56709&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saExxonMobil Announces New Oil Discoveries Offshore GuyanaThu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTExxonMobil announced positive results from its Payara-1 well offshore Guyana. Payara is ExxonMobil’s second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block and was drilled in a new reservoir. The Payara-1 well ta...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56689&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saExxonMobil Announces New Oil Discoveries Offshore GuyanaThu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTExxonMobil announced positive results from its Payara-1 well offshore Guyana. Payara is ExxonMobil’s second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block and was drilled in a new reservoir. The Payara-1 well ta...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56667&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saHalliburton & Petrobras Enters Technology AgreementWed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTHalliburton (HAL) announced a technology cooperation agreement with Petrobras (PBR) that will advance collaboration in a diverse set of projects targeting complex reservoirs such as deepwater pre-salt...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56705&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras to Invest $19B in 2017Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro SA expects to spend $19 billion in exploration, production and refining projects this year, above last year's, signaling that efforts to reduce debt and preserve cash are helping B...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56664&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras Reaches Its Production TargetWed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro S.A., Petrobras reports that the Company’s average oil production in Brazil reached an annual historical record in 2016, at 2.144.256 barrels per day (bpd), 0.75% above the results...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56662&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saGran Tierra Announces Status of Peruvian AssetsWed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTGran Tierra Energy Inc. (GTE), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Colombia, announced that management of Gran Tierra is evaluating a proposal relating to the Company's asse...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56660&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saRenaissance & Lukoil to Develop Amatitlan Oil Block in MexicoWed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTRenaissance Oil Corp. (Renaissance) (ROE) is pleased to announce that PJSC LUKOIL, one of the world’s largest oil producers, has chosen Renaissance as their partner for the Integrated Exploration and ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56645&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPresident Energy Provides Operational Update in ArgentinaWed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPresident Energy (PPC), the oil and gas exploration company provides the following update on its Argentina operations. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56637&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saMexico's Protests Cause Critical Border City Fuel ShortageTue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTMexico's oil company, Pemex, is struggling to supply gas stations around the northern border city of Mexicali because of a blockade at a storage site, part of sometimes violent protests and looting ov...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56624&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saImportant Impetus to the Development of Non-ConventionalTue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe President of the Nation, Mauricio Macri, announced an important agreement with the province of Neuquen, the companies and the oil unions to promote the exploitation of oil and non-conventional gas...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56613&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPeru Would Retain Money from Odebrecht DealMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPeru would withhold any money Brazil's Odebrecht SA might make by selling its 55 percent stake in a natural gas pipeline project while prosecutors probe bribes the company has admitted to distributing...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56626&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrotrin & OWTU Sign Memorandum of AgreementMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTStrike action has been averted at Petrotrin following extended conciliation talks at the Ministry of Labour and Small Enterprise Development. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56622&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAESA Launches Loma Campana Oil Treatment PlantMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe construction and start-up project led by AESA included detailed engineering, logistics and provision of supplies, equipment manufacturing, electromechanical construction and assembly, pre-commissi...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56620&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saAmerisur Announces Successful Drilling of Platanillo-24 WellMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTAmerisur Resources Plc, the oil and gas producer and explorer focused on South America, is pleased to announce an update on the drilling of well Platanillo-24 in Colombia. Platanillo 24 has been drill...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56602&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras to Buy Back Up to $2 Billion of Debt in CashMon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetroleo Brasileiro SA has launched a program to buy back up to $2 billion of existing bonds in cash and the offering of new debt, as the world's most indebted oil company seeks to refinance debt matu...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56587&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saThousands of Mexicans Protest Gasoline Price HikesSat, 07 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTMexicans angry over a spike in gasoline prices took to the streets of Mexico City after days of protests spurred looting in hundreds of stores, resulting in over a thousand arrests in Latin America's ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56571&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saPetrobras Revises the Price of FuelsThu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTAccording to our pricing policy announced in October 2016 , the Executive Group Markets and Prices (GEMP) decided to raise the price of diesel at the refinery by 6.1% on average. The new values start ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56564&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_saDOF’s Anchor Handler Contract in ArgentinaThu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTDOF has been a awarded a 3 years firm contract + 2 years options with Total Austral in Argentina for the vessel Skandi Pacific. The contract will commence in 2 quarter. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56519&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_sa