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Southeastern Barents Sea FTG survey under way

ARKeX has restarted acquisition of a multi-client full tensor gravity gradiometry (FTG) survey over the southeastern Barents Sea offshore Norway.

Processing under way of offshore Taranaki Waru seismic survey

New Zealand Oil & Gas (NZOG) says the Aquila Explorer has completed a 540-km (335-mi) 2D seismic survey over its PEP 54857 Waru permit offshore South Taranaki, New Zealand.

Todd Energy adopts Paradigm software suite

Todd Energy has acquired a comprehensive suite of Paradigm’s seismic interpretation, formation evaluation, and reservoir modeling software.

Côte d’Ivoire amends PSCs to blocks CI-509, CI-513

African Petroleum Côte d’Ivoire Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of African Petroleum Corp. Ltd., and the government of Côte d’Ivoire have agreed on amendments to the production sharing contracts related to blocks CI-509 and CI-513.

North West Shelf seismic sweep nears completion

Woodside Petroleum says the 4,050-sq km (1,564-sq mi) North West Shelf Fortuna 3D seismic survey is expected to be completed by the end of May.

Production stimulation measures under review for North Sea Breagh gas field

Production has been shut down at the Breagh facilities in the UK southern North Sea to remove fouling within the slug catchers and to replace level control instrumentation.

Providence to step up exploration of deepwater offshore southwest Ireland

Providence Resources has updated its licensing option 11/11 (Newgrange), which it operates in partnership with Sosina Exploration.

Exploration programs begin in northwest Indian Ocean

The arrival of Russian seismic survey vessel Akademik Fersman in Port Victoria, Seychelles, over the weekend is further evidence of petrochemical companies' interest in the northwest Indian Ocean.

Tricon Geophysics adds Paradigm software

Tricon Geophysics Inc.has added to its Paradigm software. In addition to expanded access to Paradigm’s core software offerings, Tricon will leverage the Paradigm EarthStudy 360 full-azimuth angle domain imaging and analysis system to offer its clients asset-targeted seismic imaging and reservoir characterization services for subsalt and shale resource plays.

dGB to collaborate with OMV and Joanneum Research

dGB Earth Sciences has agreed with the Austrian-based research institute, Joanneum Research, and Austrian oil and gas company OMV Aktiengesellschaft, to extend both the capabilities and utilization of dGB’s OpendTect software.

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