This excerpt taken from the PBR 6-K filed Mar 21, 2006.
PDET Offshore project financing commitment
On March 2, 2005, the Company completed the negotiations and executed the documents for raising permanent financing for the Project. The loan comprises a total of US$ 910, provided by Japan Bank for International Cooperation, a group of Commercial Banks, led by Mizuho Corporate Bank, and a consortium between Mitsubishi Corporation and Marubeni Corporation. The project finance structure utilizes a special purpose company named PDET Offshore S.A., which is the entity to borrow the funds, to own all Project assets and to rent such assets to PETROBRAS for 12 years, counted from the date of completion of the assets or March 2007, whichever happens first.