Spill shuts Petrobras’ P-37

petrobras11 November 2015, News Wires – Petrobras has shut in production at a floating unit on the Marlim field off Brazil after a small oil leak was spotted.

The Brazilian state giant halted output at the P-37 floating production, storage and offloading unit on the field in the Campos basin following reporting of the leak by oil union workers.

In total just 0.37 cubic metres of oil are thought to have spilled.

However, emergency procedures were followed and relevant authorities were informed.




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