Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Second CGG BroadSeis Multi-Client Survey in Norway

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 10/9/2013, Location: Europe

CGG announced that it has successfully completed a second BroadSeisTM multi-client survey offshore Norway. The survey covers a 2,300 km2 area in the Barents Sea. Fast-track processing deliverables will be available by the end of 2013 and final processing products by August 2014.

This second BroadSeis 3D survey is located in the southeastern part of the Barents Sea adjacent to the recent eastward extension of Norwegian territory as a result of the border agreement between Norway and Russia. New data is required to assess the petroleum potential in this region.

The Barents Sea BroadSeis survey follows on from CGG’s recent first BroadSeis multi-client survey offshore Norway which targeted the Halten Terrace. The industry has shown strong interest in this new multi-client data acquired with CGG’s broadband technology and initial results just released show a significant improvement in the imaging of deeper targets.

Jean-Georges Malcor, CEO, CGG, said: "CGG regards Norway as an important region for the expansion of its multi-client activities and is working on several new projects including the Barents Sea survey. Our geologists are optimistic about this region’s oil potential and we consider it to be a strong candidate for inclusion in Norway’s 23rd licensing round set to take place in the second half of 2014. Our recently expanded team of multi-client experts in Norway drew on their extensive knowledge of the Barents Sea region to design this BroadSeis survey and we are convinced that the resulting images will enhance the industry’s geological understanding of this promising region."

Seismic survey News in Norway >>

Canada >>  12/4/2019 - TGS announced the commencement of its 2020 South Halfway 3D onshore seismic survey, amplifying its core position in the Inga/Fireweed area of North Ea...
United States >>  12/3/2019 - Magseis Fairfield is pleased to announce that on November 26, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“PTAB”) of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office issued ...

United States >>  12/2/2019 - TGS announced the Declaration Refocus next generation M-WAZ imaging program in Mississippi Canyon in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The new, high-end re-ima...
Gambia >>  11/29/2019 - TGS has added a further 1,500 square kilometers of 3D seismic data offshore The Gambia. This dataset will further expand TGS’ existing 3D multi-client...

Peru >>  11/28/2019 - PGS has reached an agreement with Perupetro to create a new MegaSurvey in Peru. First data will be available in Q1, 2020. This large-scale merged and ...
Turkey >>  11/25/2019 - Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS (Shearwater) is pleased to announce the award of a seismic acquisition contract by Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell). ...

Related Categories: Formation Evaluation  General  Geological, Geophysical  Geophysical Contractors  Mud Logging  Reservoir Engineering & Recovery Methods  Seismic survey  Well Completion, Logging, Workover 

Related Articles: Formation Evaluation  General  Geological, Geophysical  Geophysical Contractors  Mud Logging  Reservoir Engineering & Recovery Methods  Seismic survey  Well Completion, Logging, Workover 


Norway Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 |

More News

Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © 2019 Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.