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Shearwater awarded Norwegian Sea OBS 4D survey by Aker BP

Posted: February 22, 2021 at 1:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) is pleased to announce the award of an ocean bottom seismic (OBS) 4D survey by Aker BP at the Ivar Aasen field in the Norwegian North Sea. “This is a welcome return to the Ivar Aasen field for Aker BP with Qseabed,” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater […]

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Shearwater GeoServices awarded landmark Petrobras 3D OBN surveys

Posted: February 18, 2021 at 12:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) announced the award of a substantial contract for deepwater Ocean Bottom Node seismic acquisition for the Tupi and Iracema projects in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil. This will be the largest OBN seismic survey in Brazil, at the Tupi field, considered Brazil’s first super-giant oil field and is a base […]

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Shearwater awarded two Western Australia multisensor 3D surveys

Posted: February 11, 2021 at 12:36 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (“Shearwater”) is pleased to announce the award of two 3D surveys in offshore Western Australia. “Shearwater has extensive experience operating offshore Australia and we are delighted to strengthen our position with new work in this active region. We look forward to leveraging one of Shearwater’s advanced multisensor equipped vessels to support […]

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West Med PGS

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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Magseis

Saudi Aramco: Technology key to unlocking Red Sea spoils (Upstream)

Posted: July 17, 2017 at 2:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi Aramco looking to new seismic solutions in exploration drive in deep waters. State-owned Saudi Aramco is hoping that innovative seismic acquisition technology will help the company to successfully explore the geologically complex sub-salt of the ecologically sensitive Red Sea. These innovative technologies for shallow-water seismic surveying included Magseis’ autonomous miniaturised cable nodes, while contractor […]

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Spectrum-Geopex

Spectrum-Geopex witnesses 21 years of achievements in domestic and international petroleum markets

Posted: May 4, 2017 at 3:13 pm   /   Oil & Gas

In 1995, a joint-venture agreement was signed between Spectrum in the UK and Geopex in Egypt. Thereafter, Spectrum-Geopex Egypt Limited (S-G) office was established in Nasr City Public Free Zone in 1996. Since establishment in 1996, the Egyptian General Authority for Investment and the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation have authorized S-G to perform seismic data […]

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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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El Molla dismisses talk of Egypt bid round in 2017

Posted: January 28, 2017 at 12:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Some surprise at delay given popularity following giant Zohr discovery. Egypt Oil Minister Tarek El Molla said this week that state-owned Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) will not launch a fresh licensing round in the Mediterranean Sea until next year at the earliest. “I’ve told them no, not until we deal with and finalise […]

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Geofizyka Torun awarded 2D and 3D seismic data acquisition in Egypt for Edison

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 1:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Geofizyka Torun S.A. has been awarded a contract for 2D and 3D seismic data acquisition in Egypt for Edison. (Geofizyka Torun S.A. Press Release)

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