Geology & Geophysics: North Sea & Europe

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.

Report outlines potential of Irish Atlantic Margin basins

Analyst Hannon Westwood has published a new study to support the forthcoming Irish Atlantic Margin licensing round.

Total E&P upgrading Pangea supercomputer

Total plans to triple the power of its Pangea supercomputer by 2016. 

Partners consider well remedial measures at Guendalina offshore Italy

Rockhopper has issued an update on its activities in the Mediterranean Sea.

TGS commissions 3D seismic survey offshore northwest Europe

TGS has signed a letter of award with Polarcus DMCC to acquire 3,000 sq km (1,158 sq mi) of 3D seismic data offshore northwest Europe.

Parkmead identifies prospects throughout new UK blocks

Parkmead has issued an update on its exploration programs in the UK North Sea.


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