http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Eni Angola grants Fugro multiple offshore geotechnical surveys https://www.worldoil.com/news/2021/3/1/eni-angola-grants-fugro-multiple-offshore-geotechnical-surveys Fugro has been awarded multiple contracts by Eni Angola to carry out geotechnical and environmental surveys off the coast of Angola between now and May, and two Fugro vessels from their world’s largest fleet of specialist geotechnical and geophysical vessels are currently active in the region. Stratagraph names Ashby Pettigrew as new company president https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2021/2/1/stratagraph-names-ashby-pettigrew-as-new-company-president Stratagraph, a pioneer in providing geological services to the global oil and gas industry for the past six decades, has named Ashby Pettigrew as its new company president. CGG completes high-resolution Barents Sea seeps study for Norwegian Petroleum Directorate https://www.worldoil.com/news/2021/1/12/cgg-completes-high-resolution-barents-sea-seeps-study-for-norwegian-petroleum-directorate To meet the requirements of the study, CGG Satellite Mapping custom-tasked next-generation SAR satellites to acquire a large collection of high-spatial-resolution SAR imagery at a high revisit frequency. TGS, PGS, CGG unify multi-client seismic data libraries in cloud-based ecosystem https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/12/15/tgs-pgs-cgg-unify-multi-client-seismic-data-libraries-in-cloud-based-ecosystem The strategic partnership will enable a single search point to access all three companies’ multi-client data and allow customers to interactively find, visualize and download their subsurface assets and entitlements all in one place. Sercel wins second Saudi mega-crew equipment contract https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/12/1/sercel-wins-second-saudi-mega-crew-equipment-contract CGG announced that Sercel has won a second major contract to supply land seismic equipment to a leading seismic acquisition contractor for a 3D mega-crew survey in Saudi Arabia. SEG appoints Jim C. White as its new Executive Director https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/12/10/seg-appoints-jim-c-white-as-its-new-executive-director White’s professional career spans the geophysical industry with experience in executive management, business development, strategic planning, risk analysis, program management, and financial strategies. Definitive dynamic surveys: A long-awaited engineering innovation https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2020/december-2020/features/definitive-dynamic-surveys-a-long-awaited-engineering-innovation A survey-while-drilling service performs definitive dynamic analysis as the BHA rotates, providing significant rig-time savings compared to conventional static MWD surveys. The ability to see continuous real-time borehole conditions optimizes drilling, reduces risks and eliminates survey-related NPT. Passive-magnetic ranging capability for relief wells in salt formations https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2020/december-2020/special-focus/passive-magnetic-ranging-capability-for-relief-wells-in-salt-formations A new triangulation method, using MWD survey data, provides operators a viable ranging and homing option for well control contingency planning. geoLOGIC acquires SubsurfaceIO, provider of cloud-based, data-agnostic mapping and analytics solutions https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/12/1/geologic-acquires-subsurfaceio-provider-of-cloud-based-data-agnostic-mapping-analytics-solutions geoLOGIC announced the acquisition of SubsurfaceIO (SSIO), a digital technology provider of oil and gas cloud-based mapping and analytics solutions that connect and integrate public and proprietary data, enabling data access and workflows for users across different disciplines, domains, and teams. CGG signs multi-client airborne gravity gradient survey agreement with SNPC in Congo https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/12/1/cgg-signs-multi-client-airborne-gravity-gradient-survey-agreement-with-snpc-in-congo CGG is mobilizing to acquire the industry’s first-ever multi-client airborne gravity and magnetic survey of the onshore Congo Cuvette Basin in the Republic of Congo after signing an agreement with the SNPC and the Ministry of Hydrocarbons.