The survey of about 1,700 km in the Central Blocks 2312 and 2412A will be conducted by SeaBird Exploration.

The extension is based on early observations from the fast track migration of phase one of the Declaration project.

The 2-D seismic program was conducted by BGP Kenya Ltd. (BGP) and covers about 700 line km on L-1B and 325 line km on L-16.

Bloomberg said that the company, which found gas deposits in the Red Sea in 2012, plans to more than double investment in unconventional sources of the fuel, according to its CEO.

Spectrum has commenced a 12,000 km (7,456 miles) multiclient 2-D seismic survey offshore the Pelotas Basin of Brazil, the company said in a news release.

Electromagnetic Geoservices (EMGS) has entered a data licensing agreement with an oil company for the provision of 3-D EM data related to the 23rd licensing round in the Barents Sea, EMGS said in a news release.

The company also plans to undertake airborne gravity and magnetic surveys in the Udan Emas Block.

The Binh Minh 2 vessel has completed the program in the SS-11 exploration block.

The new acquisition program has been designed to complement the newly acquired Geoscience Australia research survey in the Houtman Basin. 

Industry cooperative pushes pressure prediction, life-of-field seismic in its latest projects.

When completed, PuntlandSPAN will deliver more than 7,600 km (4,722 miles) of pre-stack depth-migrated data to help gain a better understanding of both the architecture of the sedimentary basins and the hydrocarbon potential of this margin, according to ION.

Seismic acquisition has now commenced on the major new Polarcus Capreolus 3-D multiclient project.