Shale Plays , Seismic

TGS Acquires US Shale Seismic Surveys Assets

TGS said the transaction supports its onshore growth strategy with the addition of key surveys, most notably in the Scoop/Stack shale play of the Anadarko Basin, Powder River Basin and Permian Basin. 

December 20, 2019


TGS Commences Additional Seismic Project In Canada

TGS on Dec. 4 commenced its 2020 South Halfway 3-D onshore seismic survey, amplifying its core position in the Inga/Fireweed area of North East British Columbia (B.C.) in Canada.

December 6, 2019


TGS Sells First Seismic Dataset For Use In Carbon Capture Project

The data is to be used to verify the suitability for storage of CO2 in offshore reservoirs located in the Permian Gas Basin in the Southern North Sea.

December 5, 2019

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Subsea , Seismic

Tech Trends

Check out the latest products and services for the upstream oil and gas industry. 

November 26, 2019


CGG To Deliver Largest OBN Multiclient Survey In UK North Sea

Planned to start in early 2020, the survey has already received significant industry interest and is being prefunded in part by BP. First results are targeted for first-quarter 2021.

November 19, 2019


Shearwater Wins Largest-Ever 4-D Campaign In Asia Pacific Region

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS has been awarded the largest-ever 4-D seismic campaign in the Asia Pacific region covering up to six fields operated by Woodside in Australia, the company said on Nov. 18.

November 18, 2019


ION Wins Two-Year Ocean Bottom Data Processing, Imaging Contract

ION Geophysical Corp. was awarded a large two-year ocean bottom nodal data processing and imaging contract by ARGAS on Nov. 12.

November 14, 2019


ADNOC, Total Adopt Unmanned Drones, Vehicles To Innovate Seismic Acquisition Field

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC) and Total announce their collaboration on Nov. 13 to deploy the world’s first automated seismic acquisition system in Abu Dhabi.

November 13, 2019

Unconventional , Reservoir Evaluation , Technology , Digital Oilfield , Artificial Lift , Seismic

ADIPEC To Feature Industry’s Latest Tech Developments

Along with technical sessions, conference panels and networking events, new technologies will be one of the major highlights of the show.

November 8, 2019

Exploration & Production , Technology , Drilling , Seismic

Three Blasts From The Past

Experimental nuclear detonations 50 years ago served as early day precursors to the horizontal drilling and multistage fracture stimulation methodology that has boosted U.S. natural gas supply to levels well beyond domestic consumption.

November 1, 2019