Pre-RFP out for oil exploration

07 de dezembro de 2017

Rio de Janeiro – Brazil’s National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) issued this Thursday (7) the pre-request for proposals and the draft contract for the 15th Exploration Block Bidding Round including offshore and onshore basins.

The pre-RFP and the draft contract will undergo a public consultation/public hearing process for comments and suggestions. The consultation will end on the 18th and the public hearing concludes on the 21st. The documentation is available on the ANP website. The pre-RFP states the areas being tendered and the rules and procedures for bidders and a preliminary timetable, in addition to including the draft contract.

The 15th Exploration Block Bidding Round will see 49 offshore blocks on auction across seven sedimentary basins, comprising high-potential areas and new frontiers, plus 21 onshore ‘new-frontier’ blocks.

*Translated by Gabriel Pomerancblum