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Shearwater GeoServices Bags Gambia 3D Gig

SW Amundsen and provide new seismic over a shallow-water area and connect with existing seismic to provide full coverage of the A5 Block.“We are excited to be working offshore the Gambia for FAR and for the first time provide high quality Isometrix multi-sensor data for this area,” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater GeoServices.“This will be our second project in the MSGBC Basin this year after working at the world-class Sangomar field directly to the north,” Irene added

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Shearwater Bags Shell Black Sea Seismic Gig

in the western Black Sea.The one-month project will commence in Q4 2019 and will be conducted by the Polar Empress.“We are very pleased to receive this award by Shell which will employ the Polar Empress in continuation of other successful work offshore Turkey this season” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater GeoServices.A week ago, Shearwater won the largest-ever 4D campaign in the Asia Pacific region by Woodside.Shearwater GeoServices has the world’s largest fleet of high-end seismic vessels and a portfolio of proprietary technologies and software that provide customers

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CGG, Shearwater Partner

intend to execute final transaction agreements before the end of June, with closing planned before year-end.“This transaction allows us to strengthen our position as a leading full-service marine geophysical company and a long-term industrial partner to our customers worldwide,” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater. “We are very pleased to partner with CGG and Sercel to create a preferred provider of state-of-the-art streamer technology to deliver the highest possible data quality to our customers.”“Through this partnership, we will collaborate with CGG, the leading

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Shearwater, Equinor to Develop Seismic Tech

next-generation marine seismic source technology for more efficient and environmentally friendly data collection.“This collaboration targets an untapped potential of seismic sources with the goal of delivering better quality seismic data faster than current source technology,” said Irene Waage Basili, CEO of Shearwater GeoServices. “We aim to bring about a step-change in productivity by completing surveys faster and reducing the overall cost and external impact of marine seismic acquisition.”Under the terms of the agreement, Shearwater will accelerate the development of its

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Shearwater Wins Offshore Senegal Shoot

Marquis using 14 streamers, and FlexiSource triple source. Starting in early Q3 2019, the survey will take approximately 90 days to complete.“We are pleased to see the award by Woodside of this complex multi-azimuth triple source contract over these significant Senegal discoveries” said Irene Waage Basili, the CEO of Shearwater GeoServices.“The award reflects our capabilities as a full-service geophysical service provider and the Polar Marquis’ excellent record operating offshore Africa,” Irene added

Shearwater to Buy Schlumberger’s Seismic Business

proprietary marine seismic technology, as well as development and manufacturing facilities in Norway and Malaysia.“We will combine two strong complementary businesses and create an industry-leading full-service geophysical company with a solid financial and strategic platform,” said Irene Waage Basili, CEO, Shearwater. “Our strategy has been to build a stronger company during the downturn, and we are very pleased to see the commitment made by our owners, which enables this transaction.”Shearwater will own and operate a fleet of 14 fully equipped seismic vessels offering a full

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TGS Awards Seismic Survey Contract to Shearwater GeoServices

to work with TGS once more, extending the largest 3D seismic survey in Northern Europe. It is especially satisfying to be awarded repeat business from renowned clients. In addition, this award further solidifies our position in the acquisition of large efficient 3D seismic surveys," said Irene Waage Basili, CEO of Shearwater GeoServices.   In 2017 Shearwater acquired 29,500 km2 of FlexiSource data for TGS, including 17,700 km2 for the TGS Atlantic Margin project. The 2018 season will bring the total area shot by Shearwater for the Atlantic Margin project to 22,835 km2.   Shearwater

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GC Rieber Charter Agreement with Reach Subsea

to marine mining.   Estimated duration is three weeks.   “We’re excited to yet again take part in research and exploration activities in the North Atlantic region, an activity which forms an important part of GC Rieber Shipping’s heritage.”, says GC Rieber CEO Irene Waage Basili.   GC Rieber Shipping's business within offshore/shipping includes ownership in specialized vessels, high quality marine ship management and project development within the segments subsea, ice/support and marine seismic.     It currently operates 13 advanced special purpose

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Offshore Marriage of Interests Judged Successful

and gas companies and service providers that has made the North Sea a success story, said Ivar Brandvold, CEO of Fred. Olsen Energy.

 Such cooperation will be even more important as the Arctic opens up. “We’re no stronger than our weakest link, especially in the Arctic,” said Irene Waage Basili, CEO of GC Rieber Shipping. Moving into the Arctic will also require better technology, competences and processes, said Remi Eriksen, CEO of DNV Maritime and Oil & Gas. As the industry recruits badly-needed new talent to develop new frontiers, it is important to remind people of the

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