http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Fugro awarded ONGC 3-year contract for integrated survey services fourth time in a row https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/9/1/fugro-awarded-ongc-3-year-contract-for-integrated-survey-services-fourth-time-in-a-row Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) in India has awarded Fugro a 3-year contract to provide integrated survey services for the fourth consecutive time. Explor, Halliburton and AWS collaborate on cloud-based seismic data processing https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/9/9/explor-halliburton-and-aws-collaborate-on-cloud-based-seismic-data-processing "This outcome will drive a step-change in seismic data processing and is a key stepping-stone in the digital transformation of the global seismic industry. By reducing both timelines and the CAPEX burden on seismic data processors, the industry will be able to scale on demand as we acquire ever-increasing seismic trace densities," said Allan Châtenay, President of Explor. Geoteric launches Collaborative AI and Geoteric Stratum seismic interpretation products https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/9/7/geoteric-launches-collaborative-ai-and-geoteric-stratum-seismic-interpretation-products Collaborative AI enhances traditional interpretation, and efficiently extracts faults from seismic data at the click of a button – no requirement for network training. By moving from line by line manual analysis to Collaborative AI, the interpretation is augmented with artificial intelligence, which enables faster and more accurate results. Cuttings Alliance launches RockProp to improve reservoir characterization https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/8/1/cuttings-alliance-launches-rockprop-to-improve-reservoir-characterization Stratagraph, a pioneer in providing mud logging and pressure detection services to the global oil and gas industry, has launched new RockProp advanced reservoir analysis software in partnership with its Cuttings Alliance consortium. CGG adds second azimuth to Northern Viking Graben multi-client survey https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/8/27/cgg-adds-second-azimuth-to-northern-viking-graben-multi-client-survey CGG announced the commencement of a new multi-client 3D survey in the Northern North Sea. The survey will provide a second azimuth over CGG’s existing Northern Viking Graben (NVG) multi-client 3D survey and extend into open acreage on offer in the UK 32nd License Round. TGS completes its East Coast Canada facies map browser and play fairway analysis https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/7/28/tgs-completes-its-east-coast-canada-facies-map-browser-and-play-fairway-analysis Using data acquired in partnership with PGS, this study offers seamless subsurface interpretation for the entire offshore East Coast Canada and is available for immediate licensing. Turkey delays seismic work in disputed waters to defuse Greek tensions https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/7/28/turkey-delays-seismic-work-in-disputed-waters-to-defuse-greek-tensions Ankara is seeking a discussion with Athens about issues surrounding the countries’ continental shelves, air space and offshore hydrocarbon exploration, Ibrahim Kalin said in a televised interview with CNNTurk news channel. Turkey ignores Greece’s dispute, moves on with Mediterranean seismic surveys https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/7/22/turkey-ignores-greece-s-dispute-moves-on-with-mediterranean-seismic-surveys Tensions between Turkey and Greece have flared over issues such as oil and gas exploration in the shared waters of the Aegean and Mediterranean seas as well as flow of refugees through Turkey to European countries. Fugro completes Phase 1 of site investigation contract for Qatargas North Field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/7/21/fugro-completes-phase-1-of-site-investigation-contract-for-qatargas-north-field Fugro has completed the first phase of their multidisciplinary offshore site investigation for Qatargas’ North Field Production Sustainability’s Compression Phase. Ocean Infinity completes AUV-based seismic acquisition offshore Guyana https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/7/16/ocean-infinity-completes-auv-based-seismic-acquisition-offshore-guyana The project involved acquiring high-resolution geophysical and geotechnical data through the simultaneous deployment of multiple Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV), in water depths of between 70m and 2150m over an area of approximately 3,100 square km.