Oil & Gas
Petrobras plans to spend $224.7 billion between now and 2015 - This report announces Petrobras' 2011-2015 business plan showing an upward trend in E&P spending.
Petrobras may seek reduced share of local suppliers - This report discusses possible reduction of local content requirements by Petrobras due to the lack of sufficient technically qualified domestic suppliers, talks about the results of the PROMINP study and provides a summary of the tender for 28 drilling rigs. (Brazil, Aug. 2010)
Petrobras’ Major Projects, Best Sales Prospects, and 2010-2014 Business Plan - This report announces national oil company Petrobras's 2010-2014 investment plan, major projects, best sales prospects, supplier's registration procedures, and other relevant information for companies interested in supplying equipment and services to Petrobras. (Brazil, June 2010)
Dates and location: April 2 -4, 2013. Rua Correia Lemos, 158. São Paulo, SP.
Website for information: http://www.petrotech.com.br/
International Health, Safety and Environment Conference 2013: (14IHSE)
Location and dates: February 5-6, 2013. Omni Houston Hotel Westside, Houston, TX, United States.
Website for information: http://www.iadc.org/event/iadc-health-safety-environment-training-conference-exhibition-2013/
Brazil Offshore Macaé 2013 (biennial - odd years):
June 11 – 14, 2013. Macaé, Rio de Janeiro – RJ.
Learn more/register: http://www.brasiloffshore.com/en/Home/
Brazil Offshore 2013 is one of South America’s major offshore energy exploration, refining and energy logistics exhibitions and offers an excellent market entry point for a U.S. exporter. This event is a global forum to showcase the latest products and services attracting more than 600 exhibitors and 50,000 trade visitors from 40 countries. For information on exhibiting at this event, contact MaryEllen Guerrlich of Reed Exhibitions at telephone: 203-840-5342 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The U.S. Commercial Service will be organizing pre-scheduled business appointments for U.S. companies under our gold key service program (GKS). These meetings will preferably take place the week before or after the Brazil Offshore Show. The meetings will be held in Rio de Janeiro, at the Brazilian companies' offices. The fee for one day of GKS is $700, but may vary depending on the company’s size. U.S. companies interested in the GKS service must sign up with USCS not later than March 31, 2013. USCS will only be able to handle a limited number of GKS requests.
Topsides, Platforms & Hulls 2013:
Location and dates: February 5-7, 2013. Moody Gardens, Hotel & Convention Center, Galveston, Texas USA.
Website for information: www.topsidesevent.com
Location and dates: August 13-15, 2013. Centro de Convenções Sulamérica. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.
Website for information: http://www.ubmnavalshore.com.br/en/
E&P Health/Safety/Security/Environmental Conference 2013:
Location and dates: March 10-20, 2013. Galveston, TX, USA.
Galveston Island Convention Center.
Website for information: http://www.spe.org/events/hsse/2013/
Rio Pipeline Show 2013 (biennial - odd years):
Location and dates: September 24-26, 2013. Rio de Janeiro, RJ. Brazil.
Website for information: http://www.ibp.org.br/main.asp?ViewID=%7B5D99112A-2BE3-4F29-8955-E36E50029744%7D&LangID=en
The Offshore Technology Conference – OTC 2013 (annual):
Location and dates: May 6–9, 2013. Houston, TX, USA.
Website for information: http://www.otcnet.org/2013/
Please contact Regina Cunha at US Commercial Service Rio de Janeiro in case you want to join our Brazilian Delegation and benefit from the show fee exemption and business networking programs (e-mail: regina.Cunha@trade.gov / Phone: 55 21 3823-2416). A number of Brazilian companies, agents, and distributors visit OTC as part of CS Rio’s delegation. A number of Brazilian companies, agents, and distributors visit OTC
OTC Brasil 2013
Location and dates: October 29-31, 2013. Rio de Janeiro, RJ.
Website for information: http://www.otcbrasil.org/2013/
LAGCOE Show 2013 (biennial - odd years):
Location and dates: October 22-24, 2013. Lafayette, Louisiana. This conference will offer access to key decision makers, state-of-the-art technologies and the very latest in offshore and onshore drilling capabilities.
Website for information: www.lagcoe.com
Protection Offshore (Biannual)
May 27-29, 2014. Macaé Convention Center. Macaé - Rio de Janeiro.
Website for information: www.protectionoffshore.com.br
International Work Boat Show
Location and dates: October 9-11, 2013. New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. New Orleans, LA, United States
Website for information: www.workboatshow.com/
The International WorkBoat Show is a trade show and conference dedicated to the marine industry, serving businesses and people working on the inland, coastal and offshore waters. The event presents marine equipment and services and other products for commercial vessels and the companies that service, build and operate them.
Rio Oil and Gas Show 2014 (biennial):
Location and dates: September 15-18, 2014. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Note: Kallman Worldwide will recruit US companies for the USCS pavilion. http://www.tradequip.com/auctions/show_event?id=829&name=2014+Rio+Oil+*+Gas+Expo+*+Conference
Show organizer: The Brazilian Petroleum Institute – www.ibp.org.br.
Website for information: www.riooilegas.com.br