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UK West Shetland Seismic Survey Acquisition Commences
Monday, September 17, 2018 CGG commences the acquisition of a seismic survey in the UK West Shetland basin.

TGS Announces Expansion of Canadian Onshore Seismic Survey
Monday, July 23, 2018 TGS announces the expansion of its Dawson Phase II onshore seismic survey in Canada.

BGP Secures $1.6B ADNOC Seismic Survey Work
Thursday, July 19, 2018 ADNOC awards contracts worth $1.6 billion to a China National Petroleum Company (CNPC) affiliate for 'the world's largest continuous 3D onshore and offshore seismic survey'.

Size of FEL 3/13 'Prize' Nearly Doubles
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) plc announces the near doubling of its estimate of gross mean un-risked prospective resources on FEL 3/13 in the South Porcupine Basin.

Oil Service Firm TGS Boosted By Seismic Market Recovery
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 TGS reports first-quarter revenues far above forecasts as markets continue to improve.

Dominican Republic to Join Caribbean Energy Exploration Rush
Monday, March 05, 2018 The Dominican Republic expects to draw interest from energy titans when it opens the country to natural gas and oil exploration for the first time later this month.

Ineos Shale Granted Access to High Court in Land Access Rights Issue
Thursday, February 22, 2018 Ineos Shale granted permission to pursue its application to undertake a geophysical survey in Clumber Park in the High Court.

Egypt Says Signs Seismic Survey Deal With Schlumberger
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Egypt has signed a deal with Schlumberger to conduct a seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez.

Eni Says To Produce 2.9 Bcf Per Day From Zohr Field By Second Half 2019
Monday, February 12, 2018 Production from Egypt's Zohr field will reach 2.9 billion cubic feet per day by mid-2019, Eni says.

Stanford PhD Student Helped Discover 200MM Barrels of Resources
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 A PhD student from Stanford was integral in BP's discovery of more than 200 million barrels of additional resources at the Atlantis field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

Mexico's Oil Reform A Boon For Hard-Hit Oil Service, Seismic Firms
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Oil service and mapping firms still emerging from an industry recession have received a boost from about $800 million of data sales to energy firms.

OMV Ramps Up Search For Gas In Austria
Monday, January 29, 2018 OMV is ramping up its geological survey work in Austria with a view to increasing its market share.

Schlumberger Profit Beats, Predicts Strong 2018 For Shale
Friday, January 19, 2018 Schlumberger expects another strong year for shale drilling in 2018 along with its first international business growth in four years.

NPD Confirms Successful Acquisition of New Seismic Data
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate confirms the successful acquisition of around 4,500 kilometres of new 2D seismic data offshore Norway.

New 3D Seismic to be Acquired at Otakikpo Marginal Field
Thursday, January 04, 2018 Lekoil reveals that 197 square kilometers of 3D seismic data will be acquired at the Otakikpo Marginal Field in OML 11.

Seismic Survey Offshore Mozambique Commences
Friday, December 08, 2017 Seismic imaging specialist Spectrum announces the commencement of a 2D seismic survey offshore Mozambique on behalf of the Institute of National Petroleum.

ExxonMobil to Evaluate Offshore Mauritania Blocks
Monday, December 04, 2017 Company plans seismic activities.

Searcher Seismic Announces New Airborne Survey Over Gulf of Papua
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Searcher Seismic announces new airborne geophysical survey over the Gulf of Papua.

Total to Map Guinea Oil Blocks with Option to Acquire Three
Friday, October 06, 2017 Total plans to carry out seismic mapping of deep and ultra deep offshore blocks with an option to acquire three of them.

India To Acquire Seismic Data Of 48,000 Line kms To Boost Oil, Gas Output
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 India aims to acquire seismic data of 48,243 line kilometers in 5 years as the world's third biggest oil consumer seeks to boost its output by offering more areas for exploration, the government says.

Energy Explorers Search Pakistani 'Wild Cat Areas' as Fields Dry
Sunday, August 06, 2017 Pakistan's state-owned companies are spending record amounts on energy exploration, including in areas more known for separatist insurgency, as old fields start to dry up.

Canada Top Court Throws Out Permits For Seismic Testing In North
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Canada Top Court Throws Out Permits For Seismic Testing In North

Empyrean: 3D Seismic Commences On Offshore China Block
Friday, June 09, 2017 Empyrean Energy plc reveals that a 3D seismic survey has commenced on its 100% owned Block 29/11, offshore China.

TGS Reveals Industry's 'Most Comprehensive' Well Database in Permian Basin
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Seismic surveyor TGS announces the immediate availability of the 'exploration and production industry's most comprehensive well database in the Permian Basin'.

DeepOcean Announces Completion of 'Ground Breaking' 3D Laser Survey
Wednesday, February 08, 2017 ADUS DeepOcean, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding BV, announces the completion of a "ground breaking" 3D laser survey offshore Ghana.

Savannah: Niger R3 License Area 3D Seismic Completed
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 Savannah Petroleum plc announces that the 3D seismic acquisition over a 300 square mile portion of the R3 license area has been completed, approximately 2 weeks ahead of schedule and on budget.

Obama Admin. Denies Pending Airgun Seismic Surveys for US Atlantic
Friday, January 06, 2017 BOEM's decision follows the cancellation over the next five years of offshore oil and gas leasing in the Atlantic Ocean.

CGG: Final Gabon South Basin Data Sets Now Available
Thursday, December 01, 2016 French geophysical services company CGG announced Thursday that the final data sets from its recent 3D survey in the Gabon South Basin are now available.

Norway and Russia to Step Up Cooperation in Arctic Hunt for Oil
Monday, November 28, 2016 Russia and Norway will soon sign a deal to acquire new seismic data from the two countries' Arctic Barents Sea maritime border region to boost the search for oil and gas.

EMGS Secures Contract Extension With Malaysian Oil Company
Thursday, November 17, 2016 Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) enters into a contract extension agreement with an unnamed oil company in Malaysia.

Polarcus Secures Data Acquisition Project in Asia Pacific
Friday, November 11, 2016 Dubai-based marine geophysical company Polarcus Ltd. announced Friday that it has been awarded a contract for a broadband 3D marine seismic project in Asia Pacific.

Argentina's YPF Says To Study Offshore Drilling With Statoil
Friday, October 28, 2016 YPF says it signed a deal with Norway's Statoil to study potential offshore drilling sites off Argentina's Atlantic coast.

Proposed Regulations Could Negatively Impact GOM Seismic Activity
Friday, October 14, 2016 A recent BOEM proposal could negatively affect the economic feasibility of seismic survey activity in the Gulf of Mexico.

CGG Secures Data Collection Programs Offshore Mozambique
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Geoscience company CGG secures an extensive multi-client program from the Instituto Nacional de Petroleo (INP) to acquire seismic data offshore Mozambique.

Searcher Seismic Commences Papua New Guinea Data Acquisition Program
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Seismic data specialist Searcher Seismic announced Wednesday that the acquisition of the 6,835 mile Hahonua 2D Seismic Survey in Papua New Guinea has commenced.

SDX: South Disouq 3D Seismic Data Acquisition Surpasses Expectations
Monday, October 10, 2016 Egypt focused oil and gas company SDX Energy Inc. reveals that the quality of the 115 square mile 3D seismic data acquired over the South Disouq concession surpassed expectations.

Polarcus to Conduct European 3D Seismic Acquisition
Friday, September 23, 2016 Polarcus Limited receives a letter of intent to conduct a 3D marine seismic acquisition in Europe, utilizing its XArray multiple source acquisition method.

PETRONAS Signs Contract with Schlumberger for Campeche Basin Seismic Survey
Friday, September 23, 2016 Schlumberger signs agreement with PETRONAS to license WesternGeco Campeche wide-azimuth (WAZ) deepwater multiclient seismic survey in the southern Gulf of Mexico.

Polarcus Bags Broadband 3D Marine Seismic Contract in Australasia
Friday, September 23, 2016 Polarcus bags a contract to provide broadband 3D marine seismic project in Australasia.

CGG Completes Phase 1 of Davros 3D Multi-Client Seismic Survey in NWS
Thursday, September 22, 2016 CGG completes Phase 1 of the Davros 3D multi-client seismic survey in the Northern Carnarvon Basin on Australia's North West Shelf.

Polarcus Secures 3D Marine Seismic Acquisition Deal in Australia
Thursday, September 15, 2016 Polarcus receives a letter of award for 3D marine seismic acquisition in Australia.

TGS, PGS to Acquire Majority of Dolphin UK Ltd. Multi-Client Library
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 TGS has, together with Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (PGS), agreed principal terms and conditions for jointly acquiring the majority of the multi-client library of Dolphin UK Ltd.

SeaBird Exploration, Lundin Design 2D Survey Over Barents Sea
Friday, September 09, 2016 SeaBird Exploration plc and Lundin Norway have jointly designed a 2D multi-client survey of deep seismic profiles to be acquired in the Barents Sea during September and October.

Schlumberger WesternGeco, ION Team Up for Mexico Reimaging Program
Thursday, September 08, 2016 Schlumberger WesternGeco and ION Geophysical Corporation announce a new 3D multiclient reimaging broadband program offshore Mexico.

Petro Matad Updates on Blocks IV, V Exploration Program in Mongolia
Monday, August 29, 2016 Petro Matad gives an update on its exploration program in Mongolia's Blocks IV and V, with firm likely to issue a drilling tender before end of 2016.

EGME: Work Begins on 2D Seismic Survey in Wajir Kenya
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Work commences on the 2D seismic survey of Block 2A in Wajir, Kenya.

SDX Energy 'Well Placed' to Drill South Disouq Well
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 SDX Energy Inc. is well placed to maximize the potential of its South Disouq asset in Egypt, says the company's president and CEO Paul Welch.

China's COSL Completes 3D Seismic Ops in North Barents Sea
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 China Oilfield Services Ltd. (COSL) completes 3D seismic data acquisition in north Barents Sea within the Arctic Circle.

COSL Completes its First Exploration Assignment in the Far East
Monday, August 08, 2016 China Oilfield Services Ltd. (COSL) completes its first exploration operations in the Far East, opening a prospective market for the firm in the region.

Schlumberger, TGS Begin 300-Block Gulf of Mexico Data Acquisition Program
Thursday, August 04, 2016 TGS and Schlumberger begin a data acquisition program covering over 300 blocks in the Green Canyon, Atwater Valley and Ewing Bank protraction areas of the Central Gulf of Mexico.