Lack of skilled labor to operate pre-salt oil rigs in Brazil, and new policies to grant work visas for foreigners

According to Sete Brazil, shortage of skilled labor to handle the complex mechanisms and apparatus is a barrier to entry into operation of different equipments in the pre-salt exploration area. There aren’t in the Brazilian market professionals trained to operate …

Lots of money available in Brazil for the pre-salt area oil exploration: the country needs equipment and skilled manpower

Domestic demand for goods and services in offshore exploration and production of oil is estimated at US$ 400 billion by 2020, according to the number used as reference by the National Development Bank (BNDES). The amount scales what the government …