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FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba MV27

In Operation
(MODEC owns and operates)

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The FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba MV27 is deployed for operation in the Lapa (formerly Carioca) oil field in the “pre-salt” region of the Santos Basin off the coast of Brazil.

The FPSO’s new-build hull was constructed by Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. in Chiba, Japan while its topsides process modules and related structures were constructed at a variety of locations in Asia - prior to installation, integration and commissioning in Singapore and Brazil.

This is the 11th vessel (FPSO/FSO) MODEC has delivered to the Brazilian oil & gas sector and represents the 5th MODEC FPSO delivered to the “pre-salt” region.

The FPSO is owned by a consortium comprised of MODEC, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Marubeni Corporation and Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. MODEC provides the operation and maintenance service for the FPSO under 20 year charter contract.

Unit Name : FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba MV27
Field Location : Lapa (formerly Carioca) Field
Country : Brazil
Water Depth : 2,126 m
Mooring Type : SOFEC Spread Mooring
Storage Capacity : 1,600,000 bbls
Oil Production : 100,000 bopd
Gas Production : 177 mmscfd
Water Injection : 120,000 bwpd
New/Conv : New Build
Client : Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)
Contract : EPCI + Time Charter  
Scope of Work : Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Mobilization, Installation Operation and Maintenance
First Oil : December 2016
Charter Period : 20 years
Current Status : In Operation (MODEC owns and operates)