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Seismic reveals Offshore N Sinai has 2.3 bcf potential gas reserves – EKH

Posted: March 3, 2019 at 11:53 am   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding Subsidiary Offshore North Sinai Reveals Potential Natural Gas Reserves of 2,352 bcf. Analysis conducted by WesterGeco of the concession’s 3D seismic survey identifies several geological layers containing potential gas and condensate reserves at various depths, including 821 bcf in shallow- layer reserves and 1,531 bcf in deep-layer estimates. Egypt Kuwait Holding Company, […]

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Seabed, ARGAS to acquire Red Sea 3D data for Saudi Aramco

Posted: November 8, 2018 at 1:59 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Seabed Geosolutions and ARGAS will conduct a 3D ocean bottom node survey in the Red Sea. This will involve acquiring and processing 3D data over a large area in various water depths, using Seabed’s 4C Manta ocean bottom nodes and ROV deployment system in deep waters and node-on-a-wire system in shallower areas. The program should […]

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Shearwater awarded 3D survey contracts in Mediterranean, South East Asia

Posted: October 11, 2018 at 3:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months. Shearwater GeoServices (Shearwater) has been awarded 3D surveys in the Mediterranean and South East Asia, adding 7 vessel months to the current backlog. The surveys will be starting in the first half of Q4 2018. The Mediterranean survey will take approximately two months, and the South […]

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Aramco highlights benefits of Red Sea seismic surveys

Posted: August 23, 2018 at 4:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi Aramco has outlined some recent technical achievements in its 2017 annual report. In the Red Sea, using an autonomous system that deployed seismic nodes on the seabed via reinforced armored rope, the company cut the costs of 3D seismic data acquisition over two blocks, measuring respectively 800 sq km (309 sq mi) and 900 […]

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Seeking Alpha: Apache's Big Egyptian Presence

Posted: April 7, 2018 at 2:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Going over Apache Corporation’s joint venture with Sinopec in Egypt. New concessions and high-quality 3D seismic mapping services could unlock new oilfields to develop in the Western Desert. Egypt is a major part of Apache Corporation’s asset base, even though it doesn’t get mentioned that often. Apache Corporation has shifted most of its capital expenditures […]

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CGG, Ardiseis complete high-density 3D seismic survey in Egypt’s West Kalabsha

Posted: February 9, 2018 at 8:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

CGG and Ardiseis complete highest-density seismic survey ever acquired to deliver quantum shift in imaging, resolution and reservoir characterization. CGG, its technology partner, and Ardiseis, subsidiary of the Arabian Geophysical and Surveying Company (ARGAS), the Middle East’s seismic acquisition specialist, have announced the successful completion of the world’s highest-density broadband seismic survey ever acquired onshore […]

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Polarcus, TGS extend multi-client collaboration & vessel agreement

Posted: January 7, 2018 at 1:49 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Reference is made to the stock exchange release published by Polarcus Limited on 17 October 2016 regarding a multi-client collaboration and vessel agreement with TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA. Polarcus has extended the agreement with TGS for an additional year. Under the agreement, the companies will continue to jointly develop selected 3D multi-client projects and TGS […]

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Saudi Aramco: Mapping the Red Sea

Posted: November 6, 2017 at 3:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi Aramco undertakes an unprecedented geological task on the Kingdom’s West Coast as we look to first understand, and then uncover, the treasures buried beneath the waters of the Red Sea. The task of mapping the seabed was colossal. Almost a decade ago, Saudi Aramco made the decision to conduct the world’s largest single hydrographic […]

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Shearwater GeoServices delivers first East Med 3D survey package to Edison

Posted: October 18, 2017 at 7:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices has supplied a 3D fasttrack pre-stack depth migration (PreSDM) product for Edison International from a new 3D SHarp broadband dataset in the Eastern Mediterranean. Simon Telfer, VP Processing and Imaging at Shearwater, said: “Edison required a PreSDM volume within weeks of completing the 3D acquisition. Our Onboard Processing and Depth Imaging groups worked […]

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Apache predicting lower results for Q2 2017

Posted: August 3, 2017 at 3:37 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt-heavy driller Apache is warning investors that its Q2 numbers are going to come in lower than forecast, Madison reports. The oil and gas exploration firm is predicting it will report lower numbers today and investors will be looking at their Alpine High exploration in Texas, which has been a point of focus lately. Moreover, […]

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