MCG concludes Maximus 2D survey over Salinas Basin (Mexico)
MultiClient Geophysical (MCG) has completed the acquisition of the part of the Maximus 2D Multi-Client survey covering blocks to be announced in the first deep-water bid round in the Salinas Basin, offshore Mexico.
MCG says that the survey comprises some 19,000 km of 2D seismic data and covers all 6 blocks to be included in the first deep-water license round in Mexico, in addition to all blocks included in the CNH 5 years plan for deep-water license rounds in the Salinas Basin.
A complete processed dataset will be available in February 2016. According to MCG, the seismic vessel is currently acquiring regional lines for the Maximus survey outside the bid round blocks.
Tom Wolden, CEO comments: “We are very pleased to be able to make our new data available to the oil industry ahead of the first deep-water license round in the Salinas Basin offshore Mexico expected to be announced during the 3Q 2016.”