Dolphin Geophysical to undertake survey offshore BrazilProjects and Operations // November 15, 2011
Dolphin Geophysical will commence acquisition of a new 2D multi-client seismic survey for Spectrum ASA later this month, covering†several blocks in the northern equatorial margin offshore Brazil.
The survey area includes blocks expected to be announced for the 11th license round in second quarter 2012. The survey area contains recent discoveries in relatively unexplored basins.
The acquisition will focus on the Barreirinhas and Ceara basin with additional regional tie lines. Phase 1 of this program is 12,000 km. The survey is supported by industry pre-funding.
The seismic data will be acquired by†Polar Explorer. The data will be processed at Spectrumís processing centre in Houston, with the final products scheduled for delivery during the first and second quarters of†2012, to coincide with the close of†Licensing Round 11.