TGS Hits 75 Pct Mark on Gigante Survey in GoM

TGS has acquired approximately 141,000 kilometers (75%) of the planned 186,000 kilometers of the Gigante 2D seismic project in Gulf of Mexico. 

Gigante covers the entire offshore sector of Mexico and ties into TGS’ regional 2D seismic grid covering the entire US Gulf of Mexico.

Delivery of fast track pre-stack time data is ongoing with 103,380 kilometers available and approximately 64,000 kilometers of preliminary pre-stack depth available for the deep water bid round scheduled for December 5, 2016, TGS informed.

In addition, acquisition of multibeam data is 30% complete with preliminary results available. This data is used to identify hydrocarbon seeps on the seafloor and will direct TGS’ seafloor coring operations which began January 22. Coring in the Perdido area is now 100% complete.

Seafloor core samples will be analyzed to determine hydrocarbon grade and will be combined with TGS’ other geoscience data as part of a comprehensive interpretative study of the region.

The surveys are supported by industry funding.

Share this article

Follow Subsea World News

Events>

<< Jul 2017 >>
MTWTFSS
26 27 28 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 3 4 5 6

Kuwait Oil & Gas Show

Kuwait Oil & Gas Show is the Kuwait International Fair Ground in Kuwait City, Kuwait. This event showcases product from Chemicals & Dyes, Electronics & Electrical Goods, Hand, Machine & Garden Tools, Petroleum, Oil & Gas, Power & Renewable Energy industries. More info

read more >

SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Attending SPE Offshore Europe, recognised by offshore E&P professionals as Europe’s leading E&P exhibition and conference, will ensure…

read more >

Offshore Site Investigation & Geotechnics Committee 8th International Conference “Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments”

The conference series, which has run since 1979, offers a unique opportunity for geotechnical engineers, geoscientists and academics…

read more >

Oil & Gas Indonesia 2017

Oil & Gas Indonesia (OGI) is an exhibition focused on Oil and Gas Exploration, Production and Refining and showcases the largest exhibition…

read more >