The agreement between the two companies includes the reprocessing and imaging of over 5000 miles2 of multi-client seismic data.
The project is in support of the country's ongoing licence round, expected to close in the first half of 2021.
Gabon’s Directorate General of Hydrocarbons and PGS have expanded the Gabon MegaSurvey coverage, significantly increasing access to 3D seismic over the 35 blocks on offer as part of the country's offshore licensing round.
The survey is located south of the high-profile discoveries in the Santos Basin and the recent sought-after blocks offered in Rounds 15 and 16.
The additional work will commence directly after the conclusion of a previously announced contract, and will last approximately two weeks.
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The seismic data is being processed in the company's Weybridge imaging centre and early results will be available in August.
The 900 km2 survey provides increased resolution and sharper imaging of prolific Upper Cretaceous plays in Ivory Coast block CI-706.