TopSeis, a marine source-over-spread acquisition and imaging solution, is the outcome of five years of close technical collaboration between CGG and Lundin Norway AS.
Through a farm-in agreement, signed with ExxonMobil Moçambique Exploration & Production Limitada (ExxonMobil) and authorised by Mozambican institutions, Eni has acquired a 10% stake in the three blocks. The blocks are located in the deep waters of Angoche and Zambezi Basins.
The software will be used to teach quantitative seismic interpretation within the Exploration Geophysics module of the Department’s Master of Petroleum Geoscience programme.
According to Westwood's 'State of Exploration' report, exploration drilling increased by nearly 30% in 2018 compared to 2017 but performance was down, with fewer big discoveries and a lower commercial success rate.
India's national oil company will use Sercel's X-Tech solution to conduct various 3D surveys for a total of 40 000 channels across the country.
BW Energy was established in late 2016 and has since developed a portfolio of upstream oil and gas assets in West Africa and Brazil.
The Dinkov and Nyarmeyskoye fields' recoverable gas reserves total 390.7 billion m3 and 120.8 billion m2 respectively.
The winning companies offered bids totalling US$724 million, the government said in official statements, and won the rights to explore for up to 13 years in areas of the South Atlantic.
The partnership aims to acquire large, high-margin oil and gas production and development assets across the Lower 48 states of the US.