Geology & Geophysics: Russia

Russia confirms Kara Sea Pobeda discovery

Rosneft says Russia’s State Commission on reserves has confirmed an oil and gas discovery in the Pobeda field on the Kara Sea shelf.

Rosneft concludes Barents Sea block studies

Rosneft subsidiary OOO RN-Shelf-Arctic has completed a program of geophysical exploration, including 3D seismic acquisition and a gravimagnetic survey, over the West-Prinovozemelsky license in the Barents Sea.

Ruling clears Dolphin to work in Russian Kara Sea

Dolphin has received confirmation from the Export Control Division of the Norwegian Foreign Department that the recently announced contract in the Kara Sea is not subject to the current trade restrictive measures against Russia.

Laptev Sea partners start 2D seismic survey, bathymetry operations

Rosneft and ExxonMobil have initiated a 2D seismic survey over the Anisinsko-Novosibirsky and Ust-Oleneksky license blocks in the Laptev Sea off northern Russia.

Research study to cover offshore northern Russia

A research and development expedition is under way in the White Sea off northern Russia, the aim being to investigate ice and metocean conditions in the Russian arctic.

Three-month seismic survey under way in Kara Sea

The research vessel Geolog Dmitry Nalivkin sailed from Kirkenes in northern Norway last week to the Kara Sea off northern Russia.

Rosneft starts latest Russian arctic seismic campaign

Rosneft has started geological and engineering studies over license blocks in the Barents and Pechora seas offshore northern Russia. 

CGG, Sovcomflot form Arctic venture

CGG and Russian shipping group Sovcomflot will team up for 3D marine seismic acquisition services in Arctic and sub-Arctic waters. 

Polarcus mobilizes for Fedynsky in Russian Barents Sea

Polarcus, in collaboration with Russia's Dalmorneftegeophysica (DMNG), has mobilized for the 3,000-sq-km (1,158-sq-mi) high-density broadband Fedynsky 3D survey in the Russian Barents Sea.

Fugro, SOCAR team for Caspian offshore surveys

Fugro and Azeri state oil company SOCAR have agreed to form a joint venture.

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