Oceaneering International Inc. has secured a contract to perform the first ever deepwater AUV survey in Mexican waters, the company said on June 10.
The geophysical survey will be performed for BHP at its Trion development. Oceaneering will use the DP-2 Ocean Investigator, equipped with their OS-VI AUV and light geotechnical capabilities.
Work is currently underway and will continue for approximately 45 days. Oceaneering will also provide light geotechnical services by acquiring six meter piston core soil samples.
CGG SA has signed a binding term-sheet with Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS on June 4 for a strategic partnership for marine seismic acquisition services and creation of a new streamer technology company.
Seadrill Partners LLC has secured a one well contract with Kosmos Energy Gulf of Mexico Operations LLC, for the West Capricorn in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.
TGS and Schlumberger have announced a strategic collaboration for multiclient ocean-bottom node projects in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico (GoM) on May 22.