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ION to conduct ocean bottom seismic survey offshore Nigeria

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ION Geophysical Corp. has announced that its Ocean Bottom Seismic (OBS) company, OceanGeo, is mobilising its vessels and crew to conduct an OBS survey offshore Nigeria. ION expects the contract to be finalised within the next few weeks.

ION President and Chief Executive Officer, Brian Hanson, commented: "We are pleased to be putting our OBS crew back to work.We will immediately begin mobilising to the project site, expect to begin acquiring data in late June or early July, and to complete full demobilisation by late in the third quarter.Our technology is well suited for additional opportunities in Nigeria and West Africa, and we continue to pursue active tenders and leads for projects in the area. We remain optimistic about our ability to keep the crew deployed upon completion of this project."

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