TGS : TGS Commences 2D Multi-client Seismic Survey Offshore Sierra Leone
ASKER, NORWAY (19 March 2013) - TGS has commenced acquisition of a 2D
multi-client survey offshore Sierra Leone. The survey, SL13, will add 9,191 km
of new 2D data to infill the existing 5,784 km of 2D data acquired in 2001.
Upon completion of the SL13 survey, TGS will have approximately 15,000 km of
contiguous 2D multi-client data and 6,268 km^2 of 3D data offshore Sierra
The seismic data is being acquired by the M/V Geo Arctic. Data processing
will be performed by TGS and will be available to clients in Q4 2013.
The survey is supported by industry funding.
TGS-NOPECGeophysical Company (TGS) provides multi-client geoscience data to
oil and gas Exploration and Production companies worldwide. In addition to
extensive global geophysical and geological data libraries that include
multi-client seismic data, magnetic and gravity data, digital well logs,
production data and directional surveys, TGS also offers advanced processing
and imaging services, interpretation products, permanent reservoir monitoring
and data integration solutions.
For more information visitTGS online at www.tgs.com.
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ability to acquire and process data products at costs commensurate with
profitability. Actual results may differ materially from those expected or
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Stein Ove Isaksen
Senior VP Eastern Hemisphere
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