TGS-Nopec Awarded 2D Seismic Contract Offshore Germany

TGS-Nopec Geophysical Company announced the start-up of a new non-exclusive 2D seismic survey offshore Germany. The 3650-km project, located in the western part of the German shelf, will be acquired by TGS-Nopec’s long time chartered vessel Zephyr 1. Following processing in TGS-Nopec’s processing center in Bedford, final data will be available to the oil companies during the third Quarter of 2002.

Parallel to the new acquisition, TGS-Nopec will commence a reprocessing project of approximately 6700km of older data now being filled in by the new acquisition program.