The project follows the Mexican government’s opening of licensing rounds to non-government companies for the first time.
EMGS has been providing 3-D seabed-based receiver CSEM surveys to PEMEX for years, but under Mexico’s new energy reform, it’s widening its net.
CEO Kristian Johansen also said that this transaction will be the second strategic library acquisition TGS has concluded in the current downcycle.
The program uses Mexico's National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH) data library.
Plans are for the new acquisition, which will become part of the company’s multiclient library, to occur in third-quarter 2016. The pre-funding amounts to US $1 million.
Geoscience consulting firm RSI reported the following senior management changes, effective immediately, on Aug. 10.
Covering about 7,150 sq km, or 306 blocks, the surveys will cover the Green Canyon, Atwater Valley and Ewing Bank protraction areas.
The BuriedArray system will be used for microseismic monitoring for four lateral wells in the Neuquén Basin.
The first expedition discovered gas hydrate accumulations in formations that are currently unlikely to be producible.
CGG Services’ CGG Amadeus has started an 884 square kilometers (sq km) 3-D seismic acquisition program in the G10/48 contract area in the Gulf of Thailand, KrisEnergy Ltd. said in a news release.
The use of advanced software products is paying dividends for BHP Billiton explorationists.
A true understanding of the subsurface requires integration and ingenuity.