Al Dhafra Petroleum will start production from the Area 1 and Area 2 fields onshore before tapping the offshore Area 3.
Kosmos’ gas discovery comes as many of its peers cut back on exploration, especially in frontier areas, as the downturn marked by lower commodity prices and profits lingers.
Bidding round results show some companies are still willing to spend money on exploration despite falling profits and cost cuts.
New arrangement gives CGG direct access to DecisionSpace workflows.
New source, receiver and geometry advances seek to make seismic acquisition more efficient.