TGS announces new 2D survey in Laptev and East Siberian SeasProjects and Operations // August 8, 2011
TGS has announced that it will commence acquisition of a new 7,700 km 2D survey in the Russian Arctic Sea.
Data acquisition was due to begin in early August with 4,500km in the Laptev Sea before the vessel moves to the East Siberian Sea to acquire an additional 3,200 km.
The survey is in partnership with Dalmornefte Geophysica Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (DMNG) under the 2D cooperation agreement announced in January 2011.
The seismic data will be acquired by Akademik Fersman and will be completed early in the fourth quarter of 2011.
Data processing from the new acquisition will be performed by DMNG and available to clients from late in the first quarter of 2012.
The survey is supported by industry funding.