Most Recent Geology & Geophysics

Emerson acquires Yggdrasil, adds METTE to reservoir management software list

Emerson Process Management has acquired Yggdrasil.

PGS, Spectrum, Schlumberger combine for major seismic survey offshore Mexico

Petroleum Geo-Services, Spectrum, and Schlumberger have agreed to collaborate on acquisition of 80,000-100,000 km (49,710-62,137 mi) of long-offset 2D data covering what the group says will be all major hydrocarbon provinces offshore Mexico.

Presalt E&P a priority for Petrobras through 2019

Additional information is available following yesterday’s announcement by Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) of plans to reduce capex to the end of this decade.

Hansa expands North Sea acreage position

Hansa Hydrocarbons has received operatorship of five contiguous licenses in the Dutch and German sectors of the North Sea.

EMGS licenses more Barents Sea data

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA continues to find interest in its Barents Sea data. 

Husky Energy begins oil production at South White Rose extension

Husky Energy has commenced production from the South White Rose project in the Jeanne d’Arc basin offshore Newfoundland and Labrador.

TGS set to acquire Polarcus 3D, 2D seismic datasets

TGS has a letter of intent to acquire Polarcus’ entire multi-client library, with the exception of Australia, for $27.5 million.

Ikon’s RokDoc adds CoViz Lite 3D visualization system

Ikon Science has released version 6.2.3 of its flagship RokDoc platform. 

Baker Hughes helping IOG develop North Sea resource base

Independent Oil and Gas PLC is extending its seismic remapping agreement with Baker Hughes’ Reservoir Development Services group.

New Mediterranean seismic set; offshore Egypt blocks bids due

The bid deadline for blocks offshore Egypt in the Mediterranean is next week. 

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