Seismic Data Acquisition

PGS Data Reveals New Prospects for Danish Licensing Round

June 14, 2018 New data provides applicants with the best chance of success in the Danish 8th offshore licensing round. PGS has finalized the processing of 7 600 sq. km of modern, multi-sensor, broadband, towed-streamer seismic data. As the industry collectively recovers from a three-year drought and the market outlook is more optimistic, the upcoming announcement of the 8th Danish

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WIRELESS SEISMIC AND TYUMEN SERVICE GEOPHYSICAL ANNOUNCE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF “GREEN SEISMIC” PROJECT IN WEST SIBERIA, RUSSIA

RT2 PERFORMED VERY WELL IN THE 230 SQUARE KILOMETER SURVEY DURING HARSH WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS. RT2 in Siberian harsh winter weather. SUGAR LAND, TX (June 11, 2018) — Tyumen Service Geophysical Company (TSGC), headquartered in Tyumen, Russia, and Wireless Seismic, Inc. (WSI), headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas, are pleased to announce the successful completion of a large-scale, 3D seismic survey,

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New PGS Egypt 2018 Mediterranean Sea Long Offset 2D Survey

June 11, 2018 PGS announces a new regional 2D acquisition and imaging program in cooperation with the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS). Data from the survey will support future license rounds in the Nile delta and the frontier Egypt West Mediterranean Sea. Detailed technical work has indicated a variety of geological plays and identified a large number of leads. There

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Polarcus awarded XArray 3D project

by polarcus on 06-Jun-18 08:16 Polarcus Limited (“Polarcus” or the “Company”) (OSE: PLCS) has been awarded an XArrayTM 3D marine seismic acquisition project. The project duration is for up to ten vessel months and is expected to commence in Q3 2018, providing backlog for two vessels throughout Q4 2018 and in to Q1 2019. Contacts Hans-Peter Burlid, CFO+971 50 559

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TGS and PGS announce new Nansen 3D multi-client project in Norway

29 May 2018 ASKER, NORWAY (29 May 2018) – TGS and Petroleum Geo-Services (“PGS”) announce a new multi-client project in the Barents Sea. The new Nansen 3D Geostreamer® survey will cover ~6,100 km² in an active APA area of the Hammerfest Basin. Acquisition is expected to commence late May and is due to be completed in September 2018. The project

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ION announces new 2D multi-client program offshore Canada

HOUSTON, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) today announced a new 2D multi-client program offshore Grand Banks in Newfoundland, Canada.  In the first phase of GrandSPAN, ION will acquire approximately 10,000 km of data with an expectation to sanction a second phase of approximately 5,000 km of data further south in 2019.  The industry-supported program is

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TGS announces expansion of its 2018 onshore seismic activity with third project in the Anadarko Basin

HOUSTON, TX (12 April 2018) – TGS further expands its 2018 onshore seismic activity with the announcement of the Gloss Mountain 3D seismic survey. Gloss Mountain is a significant addition to our industry leading geoscience data position in the SCOOP/STACK area of the Anadarko Basin. This project will encompass a minimum of 900 sq. km in Major and Woods counties Oklahoma,

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Spectrum Geo Exploring Pernambuco-Paraiba Basin, Offshore Brazil

Spectrum Geo plans to make a significant investment in the Pernambuco-Paraíba sedimentary basin offshore Brazil through Multi-Client seismic surveys designed to assist in uncovering the oil and gas prospectivity of this highly promising region. This announcement was made by the Minister of Mines and Energy, Fernando Coelho Filho, during a forward-looking strategic planning meeting entitled “O planejamento estratégico da matriz

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Sercel Delivers a 25,000-channel 508XT Land Acquisition System and 15 Nomad 65 Neo Vibrators to Algeoland

Paris, France – March 29, 2018 Sercel announced today the delivery of a 25,000-channel 508XT land seismic acquisition system and 15 Nomad 65 Neo broadband vibrators to Algeoland, Algeria’s leading private geophysical company. Algeoland will deploy the Sercel equipment to conduct a major 3D seismic survey over a 2,000-km² area of the Rhourde-Nouss desert region in north east Algeria, on

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Sercel Delivers a 25,000-channel 508XT Land Acquisition System and 15 Nomad 65 Neo Vibrators to Algeoland

Paris, France – March 29, 2018 Sercel announced today the delivery of a 25,000-channel 508XT land seismic acquisition system and 15 Nomad 65 Neo broadband vibrators to Algeoland, Algeria’s leading private geophysical company. Algeoland will deploy the Sercel equipment to conduct a major 3D seismic survey over a 2,000-km² area of the Rhourde-Nouss desert region in north east Algeria, on

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INPEX Awarded Exploration Block WA-533-P Offshore Western Australia

Tokyo, Japan – INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX announced today that through INPEX Browse E&P Pty Ltd (INPEX Browse), a subsidiary, it was individually awarded an exploration permit for Release Area WA-533-P (the Block) as Operator in Australia’s 2017 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release. INPEX Browse will hold a 100% participating interest in the Block where it will henceforth pursue exploration activities. The Block

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CGG Adds New Santos VIII Multi-Client Survey to its Unique Regional Broadband Coverage Offshore Brazil

CGG has commenced acquisition of a large broadband 3D multi-client survey in the pre-salt area of the deepwater Santos Basin. Santos VIII is the most recent survey in CGG’s vast on-going pre-salt program that delivers ultramodern seismic data, enabling exploration companies to better evaluate pre-salt opportunities in advance of Brazil’s pre-salt licensing rounds. Santos VIII covers an area of over

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ION announces 3D multi-client reimaging program offshore Australia

HOUSTON, March 14, 2018  ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO) today announced a new 3D multi-client broadband reimaging program offshore Australia.  The North Vulcan 3D multi-client reimaging program covers the northern part of the Vulcan sub-basin offshore northwest Australia in an area known for complex imaging challenges.  The ~17,000 sq km program seamlessly integrates and reimages data from 15 vintage surveys

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Sand Enters New Partnership with UOS for the Development and Operation of 3D Chirp

March 12, 2018 UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON RELAUNCHES 3D CHIRP TECHNOLOGY The University of Southampton is relaunching its unique and cutting edge 3D Chirp technology. Following a growing number of successful commercial campaigns the University has re-acquired the licensing rights for 3D Chirp (GeoChirp 3D) from Kongsberg GeoAcoustics Ltd and is teaming up with SAND Geophysics Ltd to drive further growth

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SV-P imaging compared to P-SV imaging: analysis of statics and velocities required to create an SV-P image

FairfieldNodal’s Bruce Karr will be in Houston to present his technical paper at the monthly GSH lunch meetings. Summary Standard 3D seismic data recorded into traditional vertical geophones can produce an SV-P converted-wave data volume. However, there is a challenge in resolving both the statics and velocities while separating out the SV-P image from the P-wave portion of the data.

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