• Operations - Overview
  • Upstream
  • – Colorado
  • – Pennsylvania
  • – Texas
  • – Utah
  • – Wyoming
  • – Gulf of Mexico
  • – Africa
  • – South America
  • – New Zealand
  • Midstream
  • – Overview
  • Marketing
  • – Overview

Upstream - South America

South America

With operations in Brazil and Colombia, Anadarko is leveraging its deepwater expertise in these top oil-producing countries.

350ThousandGross Acres

Anadarko’s Exploration Efforts in Offshore Brazil

Anadarko was among the first foreign operators to make discoveries in the pre-salt formations offshore Brazil. Today, the company holds exploration interests in approximately 350,000 gross acres primarily located in the Campos and Espírito Santo basins. Anadarko is currently evaluating development options for two discoveries in the Campos Basin: Wahoo and Itaipu. 

Finding New Ways to Make a Difference

Like our employees around the world, the team at Anadarko’s Brazil office in Barra da Tijuca works in partnership with local communities, organizations and government agencies to promote education, environmental responsibility and health. 


Operations - Careers CTA Two Column

Find out if a career in oil and natural gas with Anadarko’s Brazil office is right for you.

Search Jobs

“Anadarko’s global approach to exploration provides opportunities in new, high-quality basins where we can establish a platform for growth benefiting the host nation, our company and our stakeholders.”

— Bob Daniels
Executive Vice President, International & Deepwater Exploration

Operations Highlights

Operations Report View PDF


Operations - Responsibility - Three Column CTA

Everywhere we operate, our people provide the energy for a sustainable future.

See Our Impact



See how the people and passion of Anadarko are making a difference. 

Why We Care