Ocean Floor Geophysics, in cooperation with Fukada Salvage and Marine Works, has completed a high-resolution CSEM survey of gas hydrates using the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Vulcan system for the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology in Japanese waters. 

Bell Geospace has been awarded the contract for the provision of airborne FTG and magnetic surveys in the Gewane-El Wiha Block, Ethiopia (Afar Area) by GPB Ethiopia Resources B.V.

The largest problem facing hydraulic stimulation in Australia is Earth stresses—a rarely regarded problem.

Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. has commenced its planned 1,097-sq-km (424-sq-mile) 3-D seismic survey on the Cooper Block located in the Walvis Basin offshore Namibia.