With NCS SubSea Acquisition, OFG Integrates P-Cable 3D Seismic Data System

Aerial view of P-Cable spread showing the compact spread dimensions and closely-spaced streamers. For this configuration there are eighteen 100-meter long streamers separated by 12.5 meters in the crossline for a total spread width slightly over 200 meters. (Image: NCS … Read More

PGS launches Southern North Sea seismic data reprocessing program

Norwegian seismic company PGS is kicking off the Southern North Sea (SNS) Vision data rejuvenation project targeting a mature gas province in the central SNS area. At the same time, the reprocessing project has a parallel focus on post-salt carbon … Read More

PGS adds more 3D GeoStreamer data for Tano Basin off Ghana

PGS has added a further 2,000 square kilometers of KPSDM processed MultiClient 3D GeoStreamer data for the Tano Basin offshore Ghana. Source: PGS The survey targets an area that has seen recent high-profile exploration success, with ENI’s Baliene-1X discovery in … Read More

International partnership to pursue carbon storage project down under

Norwegian seismic company PGS and Australia’s deepC Store Limited (DCS) have signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) to co-develop a commercial-scale carbon storage project offshore Australia. Under the agreement, PGS will be in charge of providing geological and geophysical advisory … Read More

Ramform Titan makes pit stop before Gulf of Mexico seismic job

Petroleum Geo-Services’ (PGS) seismic vessel Ramform Titan has made its first-ever U.S. port call ahead of a survey project in the Gulf of Mexico. Source: PGS Ramform Titan entered Galveston at the end of February, marking the first-ever visit of … Read More

Trio completes first Sarawak seismic survey

The consortium of TGS, PGS and Schlumberger consortium has completed the acquisition of the first of two surveys offshore Sarawak, Malaysia. Sarawak (Courtesy of TGS) According to the TGS’ update on the project, the companies concluded the acquisition of 4,092 … Read More

PGS books North Sea gig for August 2022

Norway-based seismic company Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has won a contract with an undisclosed client to carry out a 4D survey in the North Sea. A Ramform Titan-class vessel is expected to commence acquisition in early August 2022 and complete the … Read More

PGS wins 4D acquisition contract offshore Guyana

Norway-based Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has secured a 4D acquisition contract from ExxonMobil for work offshore Guyana. Illustration. Source: PGS The company said it will mobilize one of its Titan class vessels for the project in Q4 2021. The acquisition is … Read More

PGS and ION wrap up 3D survey for Shell in Egypt

PGS and ION Geophysical Corporation have completed the 3D survey offshore Egypt carried out on behalf of Shell. The companies conducted the survey with the Extended Long Offset (ELO) survey design in combination with ION’s Gemini source technology. PGS’ marine … Read More

Marine seismic industry exploring energy transition arena

As the world continues its race to a net zero future, identifying potential carbon and hydrogen storage sites as well as deep-sea mineral deposits will be vital to meet emissions abatement targets for 2050 and beyond. Existing and future marine … Read More