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TBG to Deploy PipelineTransporter® Integrated Gas Management System

Thursday, October 07, 2010

TBG to Deploy PipelineTransporter® Integrated Gas Management System08:00 EDT Thursday, October 07, 2010Energy Solutions International has provided commercial applications to TBG to manage its transportation contracts since 2007. The latest version of PipelineTransporter will be deployed to provide additional key features that will allow TBG to process its business cycle in a more dynamic and flexible way.HOUSTON, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Solutions International, Inc. (ESI), a world-leading supplier of software solutions for oil and gas pipelines, signed a contract with Transportadora Brasileira Gasoduto Bolivia-Brasil S.A. (TBG) to roll out the latest version of PipelineTransporter® to manage of TBG's transportation contracts, as well as their nominations and allocations processes. The 2,593 Km pipeline transports natural gas from the Bolivia-Brazil border, through 5 Brazilian states, delivering gas to many key consumers including the cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. TBG holds transportation contracts with the major Brazilian gas trading shipper, Petrobras, delivering the gas in local city gates."PipelineTransporter is an integral part of the gas transportation business of TBG and we are very excited about upgrading to its newest version," said Maria Angelica Santos, Operations Manager at TBG. Petrobras Gas S.A. ? GASPETRO, a subsidiary of Petroleo Brasilero S.A. (NYSE: PBR), holds the majority ownership of TBG.About Energy Solutions International, Inc.Energy Solutions International, Inc. (ESI) is a leading global supplier of pipeline management software for the oil and gas industry. Founded in 1976 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, ESI serves more than 500 clients in over 50 countries through its offices in the United States, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, India, Singapore, China and Canada. For information, visit Energy Solutions International, Inc.For further information: Juan Serina, VP Product Management & Marketing, +1-281-664-8200,