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PGS releases new 3D GeoStreamer seismic data for Mediterranean Sea in Egypt

Posted: February 2, 2022 at 1:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS has added five 3D seismic surveys to its data library offshore Egypt, to create new broadband 3D coverage of more than 18,700 sq km in recently awarded nearshore license blocks. Time-migrated data is available now, while final depth data will be ready in May 2022. The five surveys were acquired in 2021 by PGS, in collaboration with […]

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PGS, ION complete 3D survey for Shell in Egypt’s Mediterranean

Posted: June 2, 2021 at 2:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS and ION successfully complete Shell Egypt survey with ELO survey design and Gemini source technology PGS and ION Geophysical have announced the successful completion of a survey offshore Egypt acquired on behalf of Shell with an innovative Extended Long Offset (ELO) design in combination with ION’s Gemini™ source technology. This is the last in […]

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PGS’ MultiClient seismic reveals multiple opportunities offshore Egypt in 2021 licensing round

Posted: May 12, 2021 at 2:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS has 3,400 km of modern MultiClient seismic data covering all the blocks on offer in the Egypt Offshore Licensing Round. This much-anticipated round extends exploration opportunities in one of Africa’s most prolific petroleum provinces. Prospectivity of the Area The Ministry of Petroleum recently announced an Egypt Offshore Licensing Round in a highly prospective area […]

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PGS awarded Extended Long Offset contract offshore Egypt by Supermajor

Posted: March 30, 2021 at 2:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS has been awarded a high-fidelity 3D exploration program by a supermajor offshore Egypt. The survey will be acquired using an Extended Long Offset (ELO) configuration with Ramform Tethys towing a wide multi-sensor GeoStreamer spread with an additional source vessel located several kilometers ahead. This will enable efficient recording of offsets up to 16 kms […]

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PGS, TGS & CGG announce Strategic Partnership for shared MultiClient Data

Posted: December 15, 2020 at 3:36 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS, TGS and CGG, industry leaders of MultiClient geoscience data, announced a pioneering strategic partnership to offer a shared ecosystem providing direct access to their subsurface MultiClient data libraries. This independent, cloud-based ecosystem will offer a single search point to access all three companies’ MultiClient data and allow customers to interactively find, visualize and download […]

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PGS gathering seismic data for Egypt’s West Mediterranean Bid Round in 2019

Posted: June 11, 2018 at 2:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

PGS to gather seismic data for Egyptian frontier licensing round. Oslo-listed player to acquire 2D and 3D data in West Mediterranean ahead of licensing exercise. Oslo-listed Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) is set to acquire further seismic data off Egypt’s Western Desert this year in preparation for a planned West Mediterranean frontier licensing round. According to geophysician […]

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EGAS to issue new oil & gas exploration tenders in 2018

Posted: October 9, 2017 at 1:20 pm   /   Oil & Gas

EGAS plans to issue new oil and gas exploration tenders in 2018, an unnamed company official tells Al Shorouk. It was reported last month that EGAS was planning to issue global tenders for the West Mediterranean concession once Norwegian firm PGS releases the results of its seismic survey for the area before the end of […]

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Petroleum Ministry announces production timetable for key concessions including Zohr

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 1:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s supergiant gas field Zohr will be producing 500 million cubic feet (mmcf) a day by the end of 2017, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said on Saturday, according to ETEnergyworld. Separately, Oil Minister Tarek El Molla also said that the North Alexandria concession will begin producing between 500 and 700 mmcf of gas per day […]

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Ganope negotiating with five companies to collect geophysical data worth $1bn

Posted: February 21, 2017 at 12:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The list of companies in negotiations includes PGS, CGG, KGS, Schlumberger, and Nageco. Ganoub El-Wadi Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) is negotiating with five companies on collecting geophysical data in open areas in the company’s business scope at a value of $1bn. Osama Farouk, vice chairperson for agreements and exploration at Ganope, said that the value […]

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Post-Zohr reforms to boost appeal

Posted: February 11, 2017 at 3:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

With first production from Eni’s giant discovery likely to be less than a year away and other finds on the path to development, the country is taking the chance to revamp and streamline the bidding process. Egypt’s upstream sector was given a much-­needed boost when Italian operator Eni discovered the ­giant Zohr field in the […]

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