SeaBird and Searcher Seismic Team Up for Snøspurv Seismic Survey, Norway

SeaBird and Searcher Seismic Team Up for Snøspurv Seismic Survey, Norway

SeaBird Exploration Plc (“SeaBird”) has partnered with Searcher Seismic Pty Ltd (“Searcher Seismic”) on the multi-client 12,000 km Snøspurv 2D high resolution seismic survey covering the Bjarmeland Platform in the Norwegian Barents Sea. The survey is scheduled to commence in Q2 2013 and is estimated to take 4 months to complete.

The platform area consists of several play types already proven in other parts of the Barents Sea and the survey will be undertaken to specifically target the prospective Triassic-Jurassic sections to the south and west. In addition, the Carboniferous/Permian and the Triassic section will be the main exploration targets to the northern part of the survey area.

No exploration wells have been drilled to date in the Bjarmeland Platform, despite covering an area of almost 35,000 km2. As well as unlocking the potential of this vast area, the survey will also provide the necessary link for regional interpretation into the promising South Eastern Barents frontier which is soon to be opened for exploration.

Data will be available for participating companies from Q3 2013.

Press Release, December 18, 2012

Share this article

Follow Subsea World News

Events>

<< Jul 2015 >>
MTWTFSS
29 30 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2

Africa Oil & Gas Conference

Africa Oil & Gas Conference in September 2015 will be that the countries that will be proven most successful in managing their natural…

read more >

Deepwater Intervention Forum

The conference named as Deepwater Intervention Forum will cover areas like designing to reduce training time, developing competency in well…

read more >

Subsea UK’s Challenge Cup

Swing for victory as you compete with teams from around the sector in Subsea UK’s Challenge Cup. An opportunity for networking and fun. Includes 18 holes of golf with a shotgun start, starting with bacon rolls, refreshments at the half-way house and concluding with a late lunch and the prize-giving.

More info 

read more >

Diploma in Surveying of Offshore Floating Units

This professional development Diploma in Surveying of Offshore Floating Units has been designed to provide the necessary knowledge required…

read more >