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CGG delivers final pre-STM data for Hobo multi-client survey in Midland Basin

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CGG has announced that the final processed time volumes (Orthorhombic Kirchhoff Pre-STM) from its recent Hobo 3D multi-client survey in the highly prospective Midland Basin are now available for license.

This Howard County, Texas project delivers 342 square miles of wide-azimuth seismic data with ultra-low-frequency content down to 3Hz for optimal reservoir characterisation. The seismic data is available now and will be complemented by a full reservoir optimisation package that will be available in July 2017 and includes petrophysics, quantitative interpretation, RoqScan™ quantitative mineralogy, and also geochemistry and geomechanics. This package will deliver a comprehensive reservoir study of elastic rock properties, fracture information and lithological volumes that will assist with effective borehole location and completion planning.

Luc Schlumberger, EVP, Multi-Client & New Ventures, CGG, said: “Hobo builds on our high-quality 3D multi-client coverage of the Permian Basin, which already includes the Avalon, Tunstill and Dixieland surveys, and is being extended further with our ongoing new 293 square-mile Gypsy survey next to Hobo. By tying the seismic data to the geology with a full reservoir optimisation package we can better support the industry in developing an understanding of where to drill to get the best from the Spraberry and Wolfcamp formations.”

Read the article online at: https://www.oilfieldtechnology.com/exploration/10022017/cgg-delivers-final-pre-stm-data-for-hobo-multi-client-survey-in-midland-basin/


 

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