http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Woodside cuts seismic processing time from weeks to hours with Amazon Web Services https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/12/3/woodside-cuts-seismic-processing-time-from-weeks-to-hours-with-amazon-web-services Woodside successfully executed a million-vCPU scale computing workload across three AWS regions in the United States, performing full-waveform inversion on 3,200 km2 of 3D seismic data from the Greater Sunrise gas resource, located offshore Timor-Leste. TGS completes final processing products for high-resolution Canton and Gloss Mountain 3Ds https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/12/1/tgs-completes-final-processing-products-for-high-resolution-canton-gloss-mountain-3ds These projects encompass approximately 2,895 square kilometers in Major, Woods and Blaine counties in the Anadarko Basin. Historical production in this area comes from stacked pay horizons ranging from the Ordovician Arbuckle to the Pennsylvanian Marmaton Group. CGG wins three-year contract extension for Oman Dedicated Processing Center https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/30/cgg-wins-three-year-contract-extension-for-oman-dedicated-processing-center PDO operates a concession in Oman that covers almost one third of the country’s land surface area. This makes the DPC a critical proving ground for deploying new technology and workflows that can meet the highly variable imaging requirements of PDO’s exploration and production activities. Turkey pauses Mediterranean oil search on further EU sanctions threat https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/30/turkey-pauses-mediterranean-oil-search-on-further-eu-sanctions-threat The gesture is part of a broader series of moves meant to improve the atmospherics before EU leaders sit down on Dec. 10 to discuss a response to Turkish maritime activities in waters also claimed by bloc members Cyprus and Greece. ADNOC taps China’s BGP for world’s largest 3D onshore/offshore seismic survey project https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/26/adnoc-taps-china-s-bgp-for-world-s-largest-3d-onshoreoffshore-seismic-survey-project The award underscores the important role seismic surveying plays in enabling ADNOC to identify and explore new hydrocarbon resources as highlighted by the recent major discoveries of recoverable unconventional oil resources and conventional oil reserves. CGG, Magseis complete North Sea’s largest OBN seismic survey https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/26/cgg-magseis-complete-north-sea-s-largest-obn-seismic-survey Covering two highly prospective areas of the UK Continental Shelf, the OBN Cornerstone 2020 survey project represented a total of 813,000 man-hours with zero Lost Time Incidents. TGS announces new Brazilian seismic acquisition projects https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/18/tgs-announces-new-brazilian-seismic-acquisition-projects TGS will mobilize the COSL vessel HYSY720 to commence acquisition of the Espirito Santo 3D survey by year-end. CGG wins Offshore Malaysia seismic reprocessing contracts from PTTEP https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/11/17/cgg-wins-offshore-malaysia-seismic-reprocessing-contracts-from-pttep PTTEP expects the resulting high-quality images will improve the definition of producing reservoirs, enable enhanced planning and drilling of future wells, and open up new plays for near-field exploration at deeper intervals. Schlumberger launches definitive dynamic survey-while-drilling service https://www.worldoil.com/company-news/2020/10/1/schlumberger-launches-definitive-dynamic-survey-while-drilling-service TruLink service provides high-definition wellbore architecture surveys to enhance end-to-end well construction operations. Welltec wins role in DOE’s enhanced geothermal systems project https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/10/22/welltec-wins-role-in-doe-s-enhanced-geothermal-systems-project Welltec has been awarded a crucial role in a project funded by the US Department of Energy and led by the University of Oklahoma, to illustrate that near-field Enhanced Geothermal Systems can be successfully deployed.