WorldOil Geoprovider rolls out Western Barents Sea multi-client 3D data The reprocessed broadband data covers 900 km² of the Veslemøy High and reveals a working petroleum system and interesting prospects related to the 340 km² megaclosure. CGG officially exits the seismic acquisition business CGG has completed the wind-down and exit from its land seismic data acquisition business after completing its last land seismic acquisition contract in Tunisia. Total signs five-year processing center contract with CGG CGG's Geoscience division has been awarded a contract renewal by Total, for the continued operation of its Dedicated Processing Center in Pau, France. CGG, Fairfield team up on new Permian multi-client seismic program The new wide-azimuth datasets will provide a better understanding of the structural complexity of the transition between the Central Basin Platform and surrounding basins to enhance industry drilling efforts. UAE finds world’s biggest gas field since 2005 Dubai and Abu Dhabi made what could be the world’s largest natural gas discovery since 2005 as the two biggest sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates aim to push the country to energy self sufficiency. Senegal launches its first offshore license round The first-ever licensing round comprises 12 blocks in the MSGBC basin, offshore Senegal. Companies will be able to submit bids over the coming six months, with final applications delivered to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy at the latest by Friday, July 31st, 2020. Oil and gas in the capitals The Partitioned Neutral Zone: Geology, economics and politics TerraSond lands 7th NOAA hydrographic survey contract The new contract was effective January 1, 2020, with a maximum value of $250 million over 5 years, subject to appropriation by Congress. Senegal launches new 2020 offshore licensing round PETROSEN has partnered with TGS, GeoPartners and PGS to provide over 14,000 km of 2D data, over 10,000 km² of 3D data and over 50,000 km² of Multibeam data with associated shallow cores and geochemistry, to interested parties. CGG exits marine seismic acquisition business, kicks off marine streamer JV CGG announced that it has completed its exit from the marine seismic acquisition business, following the earlier wind-down of its land seismic acquisition activities.