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Neptune

Neptune Energy completes OBN seismic survey offshore Egypt

Posted: May 9, 2020 at 3:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Neptune Energy announced the successful completion of an ocean bottom nodes (OBN) multiclient survey in the North West El Amal block, offshore Egypt, delivering promising results for further analysis. The project, prefunded by Neptune, was carried out by WesternGeco, the seismic and geophysical data solutions division of Schlumberger, under a contract with the Egyptian General […]

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Schlumberger

Schlumberger introduces Egypt’s Digital Upstream Gateway

Posted: February 12, 2020 at 11:46 am   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Schlumberger have introduced the Egypt Upstream Gateway, a project for digitizing subsurface information and delivering a digital subsurface platform to ensure Egypt’s subsurface data is kept evergreen. The Egypt Upstream Gateway will also be a platform to promote Egypt’s exploration and production potential worldwide. The Egypt Upstream Gateway will […]

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GAIA

WesternGeco, IHS Markit enter strategic collaboration on E&P data

Posted: September 17, 2019 at 11:19 am   /   Oil & Gas

WesternGeco, the seismic and geophysical data solutions division of Schlumberger, has entered a strategic collaboration with IHS Markit, a global provider of information, analytics, and solutions. The two companies will combined their data, technology and expertise on exploration and production (E&P) and make this available through the GAIA digital subsurface platform. WesternGeco launched GAIA to […]

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Red Sea

TGS, Schlumberger announce new Red Sea 3D Seismic Multi-Client Reimaging Project

Posted: September 6, 2019 at 3:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TGS and Schlumberger today announced a new 3D seismic reimaging project in the Egyptian Red Sea. The project will comprise reimaging data from three overlapping seismic surveys totaling 3,600 km² that was acquired between 1999 and 2008 – the only available 3D data in this part of the Red Sea. It includes the integration of […]

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Red Sea

TGS provides update on Egypt’s Offshore Red Sea 3D Seismic Survey

Posted: July 26, 2019 at 11:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TGS progressing multiple 3D basin-wide surveys: TGS has provided updates on its current offshore geoscience campaigns. During 2Q, the company continued its SeaSeep project in the MSGBC basin off northwest Africa. This will cover around 113,500 sq km (43,822 sq mi) and will incorporate around 230 cores from the seabed, located based on multi-beam backscatter […]

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ONS

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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shearwater

Shearwater acquires Schlumberger marine seismic business

Posted: August 22, 2018 at 9:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Transaction includes marine seismic vessels, proprietary acquisition technology and facilities. Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS and Schlumberger today jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Shearwater to acquire the marine seismic acquisition assets and operations of WesternGeco, the geophysical services product line of Schlumberger. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and […]

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tgs-schlumberger Red Sea

TGS completes 2D seismic survey in Red Sea off Egypt

Posted: May 11, 2018 at 8:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TGS has completed acquisition of a 10,000-km (6,214-mi) 2D long-offset, broadband multi-client seismic survey in the Egyptian Red Sea, and expects to deliver final data in December. The project was part of an agreement with South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (GANOPE) that gives Schlumberger and TGS a minimum 15-year period of exclusive multi-client rights […]

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Petroleum Minister visits Chinese geophysical survey vessel at Safaga

Posted: March 11, 2018 at 8:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum Tarek El-Molla received the Dong Fang Kanten ship in Safaga, which is carrying out the work of the geophysical data collection project on Egyptian economic waters in the Red Sea, implemented by the alliance of WesternGeco-Schlumberger and TGS with investments of $750m. According to El-Molla, the seismic research conducted by the alliance […]

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WesternGeco to exit onshore & offshore seismic acquisition business

Posted: January 21, 2018 at 8:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

WesternGeco is exiting the business of marine and land seismic acquisition. This was revealed by its parent company Schlumberger which said that WesternGeco did not meet return expectations going forward. Schlumberger Chairman and CEO Paal Kibsgaard said:”With the significant changes seen in customer priorities and buying habits in recent years, we have also continued to […]

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