Datalog Wins Work Offshore Nova Scotia from ChevronTexaco

Datalog Technology has been awarded the contract for mud logging and related services in support of Chevrons Mahone Block, Exploration License (EL) 2359 drilling project offshore Nova Scotia. This contract award consolidates Datalog's position as the dominant mudlogging player on the East Coast and further adds to our portfolio of deepwater wells. Chevron's single deepwater exploration well is expected to commence in April 2002. The well will be drilled utilizing the Deepwater Millennium drill ship. Requirements for further wells, if any, will depend upon the results of this initial exploration well program. The Contract term may be extended at Chevron's option.