Finance & Investing
News Services
Newsletters
Get free industry updates via email.
Daily News
Weekly News
Equipment Updates
Weekly Job Register
Monthly Event Guide
Our privacy
pledge.


advertisement

PGS Commences Seismic Survey in Browse Basin

change text size

Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) announced that it has recently commenced acquisition of a new GeoStreamer MultiClient 3D marine seismic survey (Caswell MC3D), in the highly prospective Browse Basin offshore Western Australia.

The Caswell MC3D approval area has an extent of circa 5,792 square miles (15,000 square kilometers) with planned acquisition of new GeoStreamer MC3D data to be conducted in multiple phases within this defined area.

The approval area covers several exploration permits where there has been recent drilling success in addition to three of the 2013 release areas (W13-1, 2 & 3) and adjacent open acreage.

The Caswell MC3D survey will be acquired between June 2013 and December 2014.

The survey will utilize PGS leading edge GeoStreamer technology, providing broad bandwidth data with significant uplift in deep penetration, thereby improving deeper target reservoir resolution and description.

The Caswell GeoStreamer program is a valuable and strategic addition to the extensive PGS MC2D and MC3D library across Australia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea.

The survey is supported by industry funding.

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Post a Comment Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies

Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Formation Reservoir Solutions- Geophysicist - Consultant III
Expertise: Geophysicist
Location: Denver, CO
 
Integrity Data Specialist
Expertise: Software Specialist
Location: Houston, TX
 
Water Services Hydrogeologist
Expertise: Geologist
Location: Tucson, AZ
 
search for more jobs