Geology & Geophysics: North Sea & Europe

Seep data strengthens case for oil in Northern Ireland offshore structure

Providence Resources has outlined its latest study findings on its Polaris oil prospect in the P1885 license in the Rathlin basin offshore Northern Ireland’s Antrim coast.

WGP remobilizes for North Sea, Barents Sea seismic surveys

WGP has remobilized for two seismic survey projects, one in the Norwegian North Sea and one in the Barents Sea.

CGG extending North Sea Horda 3D multi-client survey

CGG will conduct a western extension of the Horda BroadSeis BroadSource 3D multi-client survey it began acquiring in the northern Norwegian North Sea last year.

IOG to conduct 3D seismic remap of North Sea portfolio

Independent Oil and Gas (AIM:IOG.L) has begun a 3D seismic remapping project over its southern North Sea gas portfolio.

Dolphin, TGS collecting Barents 3D broadband seismic survey data

Dolphin Geophysical and TGS currently are acquiring 4,100 sq km (1,583 sq mi) of multi-client 3D broadband seismic in the Barents Sea. 

Hurricane reviews options for Lancaster area development west of Shetland

Hurricane Energy has issued an update on its discoveries and nearby prospects west of Shetland in the UK far north.

Maersk Interceptor completes Ivar Aasen pilot well campaign

The jackup Maersk Interceptor has completed drilling two geo pilot wells on the Ivar Aasen field in the central Norwegian North Sea for operator Det norske oljeselskap.

North Sea Breagh partners to use new 3D seismic data to optimize development plans

Production performance continues to improve at the Breagh gas field in the UK southern North Sea, according to partner Sterling Resources.

TGS commissions further Barents Sea 3D seismic survey

TGS has signed an agreement with Thalassa Holdings/WGP to acquire P-Cable 3D seismic data in the Norwegian Barents Sea. 

TGS, Dolphin team up for western Barents Sea 3D seismic survey

TGS and Dolphin Geophysical will jointly acquire a 4,500-sq km (1,737-sq mi) 3D multi-client seismic survey over the western part of the Hammerfest basin in the Barents Sea.


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