Search results for: Subsalt

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  • 23 March 2015
    Equipment

    Schlumberger has announced the completion of the acquisition of approximately 2,750 sq km of two new full-azimuth multi-client seismic surveys over the Garden Banks and Green Canyon areas in the Gulf of Mexico. These acquisitions are the initial phase of the Revolution X and Revolution XI surveys and will provide full-azimuth, high-density broadband data to […]

  • 25 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    The PGS Crystal III Wide Azimuth survey illuminates and eliminates the unknown in East Breaks. This MultiClient survey is available now, in time for the highly anticipated Lease Sale 218 in the Western Gulf of Mexico on December 14, 2011. This survey, which covers 485 OCS blocks, or 11,300km², in East Breaks and Alaminos Canyon […]

  • 25 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      The PGS Crystal III Wide Azimuth survey illuminates and eliminates the unknown in East Breaks. This MultiClient survey is available now, in time for the highly anticipated Lease Sale 218 in the Western Gulf of Mexico on December 14, 2011. This survey, which covers 485 OCS blocks, or 11,300km², in East Breaks and Alaminos […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Schlumberger has completed the acquisition of approximately 2,750 sq km of two new full-azimuth multi-client seismic surveys over the Garden Banks and Green Canyon areas in the Gulf of Mexico. These acquisitions are the initial phase of the Revolution X and Revolution XI surveys and will provide full-azimuth, high-density broadband data to optimize future operational decisions. […]

  • 21 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    World’s largest oilfield services company Schlumberger has executed a contract with Norway’s Statoil for a large part of WesternGeco’s Campeche wide-azimuth (WAZ) deepwater multiclient seismic survey in the southern Gulf of Mexico, off Mexico. The license also includes collaboration with WesternGeco, a subsidiary of Schlumberger, in the seismic processing phase. Maurice Nessim, president, WesternGeco, said: “We are pleased […]

  • 21 November 2014

    France’s seismic survey specialist CGG announced today another significant commitment from an unnamed exploration and production company to its StagSeisTM multi-client solution in the Gulf of Mexico. The company, currently in takeover talks with Technip, describes StagSeisTM as a “next-generation” solution for subsalt imaging designed to reduce exploration and production risk by providing the best seismic images. […]

  • 17 September 2018
    Exploration & Production

    GulfSlope Energy has started drilling its initial subsalt exploration well in the Gulf of Mexico on the Tau prospect which is located on Ship Shoal Area, South Addition Blocks 336/351.

  • 21 December 2015
    Research & Development

    Schlumberger informed that Statoil Gulf of Mexico LLC has signed an agreement to license a large part of the WesternGeco Campeche wide-azimuth (WAZ) deepwater multiclient seismic survey in the southern Gulf of Mexico. The license also includes collaboration with WesternGeco in the seismic processing phase. “We are pleased to have the opportunity to collaborate with Statoil […]

  • 3 July 2015

    Brazil’s government expects a bill ending state-run Petrobras’ dominant role in key offshore oil areas to pass Congress, reversing one of President Dilma Rousseff’s signature policies, a source told Reuters on Thursday.

  • 28 August 2018

    GulfSlope Energy has informed that its Gulf of Mexico well targeting the Canoe prospect has encountered oil sands.

  • 21 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    CGG has secured another commitment from an Exploration and Production company to its StagSeis multi-client solution in the Gulf of Mexico, this time with an earlier prefunder expanding their position. According to CGG, following the completion of the acquisition in October, StagSeis presales of all three surveys, IBALT, DEUX and TROIS, have continued to strengthen, both […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    CGG announced that the Fast TraxTM TTI RTM (Tilted Transverse Isotropy Reverse Time Migration) processed data from its IBALT broadband full-azimuth survey covering over 50,000 km2 (221 blocks) in the Keathley Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico has been delivered on schedule. The Fast Trax TTI RTM results from IBALT are the first deliverable […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    W&T Offshore, Inc. announced that it has made a subsalt discovery in a deep shelf exploratory target beneath its Ship Shoal 349 “Mahogany” Field. The SS 359 A-14 well has exceeded the Company’s expectations and is currently producing from the targeted T-Sand (in excess of 17,200′ total vertical depth), at an initial flow back rate […]

  • 25 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    French geophysical company CGG has been awarded a contract by Mexican oil company Pemex to deliver an orthogonal wide-azimuth survey to improve subsalt seismic imaging in the Perdido deepwater area offshore Mexico. CGG said on Tuesday that the new wide-azimuth survey, covering 10,000 square kilometers, would be perpendicular to the existing wide-azimuth seismic data acquired […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Project & Tenders

    GulfSlope Energy is currently tripping for a different drilling assembly to clean out the existing wellbore and possibly run casing prior to drilling below salt at its Tau prospect in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • 27 December 2018

    GulfSlope Energy is preparing for its anticipated 2019 drilling program while working to complete its Tau well in the Gulf of Mexico, which encountered difficulties. 

  • 1 November 2017

    GulfSlope Energy, Texas South Energy and another, unnamed, partner have decided to extend the term of the letter of intent (LOI) for joint drilling and development of oil & gas prospects in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. GulfSlope Energy said on Wednesday that the trio extended the LOI until November 30, 2017, or such later […]

  • 25 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    CGG said it has been awarded a contract by Pemex to deliver an orthogonal wide-azimuth integrated solution designed to optimize subsalt seismic imaging in deep waters of the Perdido area. A new wide-azimuth survey, covering approximately 10,000 km2, will be acquired perpendicularly over the existing wide-azimuth seismic data acquired by CGG in 2010. Imaging of this […]

  • 15 February 2016

    By Jeb Blount and Marta Nogueira RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell, Europe’s largest oil company, expects to make robust investments in Brazil’s offshore, hoping to quadruple oil and gas output there by the end of the decade, its chief executive officer said on Monday. CEO Ben Van Beurden spoke in Brazil shortly […]

  • 24 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Schlumberger has launched Depth Domain Inversion Services. Schlumberger petrotechnical experts use the services to improve the reliability and consistency of seismic structural and quantitative interpretation in complex environments. “Conventional seismic inversion in the time domain introduces inconsistency between the seismic images and the rock properties, especially where there’s a significant overburden, such as subsalt,” said Maurice […]

  • 9 September 2010

    Global oil company Royal Dutch Shell unveiled plans on Wednesday to sell its stake in four Brazilian offshore blocks, including a field in the vast deepwater subsalt region. The company said it would sell its stakes in the BS-4, BM-S-8, BM-S-45 and BM-ES-28 blocks. The projects also include investment by Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras, […]

  • 18 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    GulfSlope Energy and Texas South Energy have extended an LOI with a ‘large international o&g company’ to jointly drill and develop prospects in the Gulf of Mexico.