Geology & Geophysics ///
Greenpeace USA activists suspended from the St. John’s Bridge in Portland, Oregon, for more than 30 hours have prevented Shell’s Arctic drilling support vessel, the Fennica, from leaving Portland.
Vermilion Energy has entered into a farm-in agreement with Mobil Erdgas-Erd l GmbH (MEEG) and BEB Erdgas und Erd l GmbH & Co.KG (BEB).
The Oil and Gas Authority—the UK oil and gas regulator—announced the remaining winners from the 28th Offshore Licensing Round on Monday.
Dolphin Geophysical has commenced the East Campeche 2D long offset multi-client survey in Mexico, utilizing the M/V Artemis Arctic.
Seabed Geosolutions will soon mobilise for the variation order that was signed Monday by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) with CGG to conduct a shallow water seabed survey.
Cuadrilla plans to appeal Lancashire County Council’s (LCC) Development Control Committee’s decisions last month to refuse planning consent for two applications for temporary shale gas exploration sites.
China repeated a call Friday for talks with Japan over joint development of gas and oil resources in contested waters in the East China Sea.
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Japan’s foreign ministry unveiled a map and photographs of what it said were 16 Chinese marine platforms close to Japan’s side of the disputed East China Sea.
CGG has been awarded a contract by the Tanzanian Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) to acquire high-resolution gravity gradiometry and aeromagnetic data over two onshore areas along the South-Eastern Tanzanian Coastal basin and the eastern arm of the East African Rift.
Searcher Seismic in cooperation with MAGE, announced the acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey covering the Porcupine & Slyne basins and the Goban Spur offshore Ireland, is now complete.
Edison Norge's Haribo exploration well has been drilled to total depth without encountering hydrocarbons, Noreco Norway—a partner in the well—has announced.
Katalyst Data Management has acquired the Perth-based oil and gas data management division of SpectrumData Pty Ltd.
Eni has reported a gas discovery in the Nooros exploration prospect, in the Abu Madi West license in the Nile Delta, 120 km northeast of Alexandria, Egypt.
Polarcus has started a new 3D broadband multi-client project across the Mauritania-Senegal-Guinea-Bissau basin (MSGB), offshore northwest Africa.
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Director Abigail Ross Hopper announced Thursday that the bureau will offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning Area.
Sierra Oil & Gas, poised to become Mexico’s first private crude producer in seven decades, has never drilled a well.
EMGS has received permits from Mexico's Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos (CNH) authorizing the acquisition of up to approximately 88,000 km2 of 3D EM multi-client data in the Salina de Itsmo basin.
The Federal District Court in Houston dismissed all of FairfieldNodal’s claims against Wireless Seismic.
TGS has announced a new multi-client 3D survey offshore Eastern Canada with plans to acquire approximately 4,300 sq km of seismic data. This survey is conducted in partnership with PGS.