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Application of OBS tools to node data in a workflow enhances interpretation.
Paleo-ecological information and biostratigraphic data may lead to new play prospects.
Multibeam echosounders and seismic data detect seeps, enhancing exploration.
Problems with gas occlusion, fault shadows and shear wave splitting were overcome.
Using cone penetration tests to differentiate between gas hydrates and carbonate concretions in the Niger Delta
Seismic data alone shows high P-wave values for gas hydrates and concretions, creating a need for other tests to characterize anomalies in the ocean floor.
Vol. 229 No.4 ARTHUR BERMAN, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, berm
Winners curse: The end of exploration for ExxonMobil?
Total made a new oil discovery in the Mer Tres Profonde Sud Block, offshore Republic of Congo in 6,955 ft of water.
Regulations to mitigate the effects of exploration on whales and other species have evolved rapidly, while research tries to identify those effects and to better detect whales.
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY Board chair discusses Nova Scotia’s proactive exploration agenda
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY Complete well history and subsurface data on-site at Geoscience Research Centre The Geoscience Research Centre (GRC), located in Dartmouth, N.S. (across from Halifax), along with a recently established online Data Manag
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY Evaluating Scotian Shelf Deepwater Although much work remains to be done,
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY First ever Canadian Petroleum Digital Data now online Nova Sc
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: GEOSCIENCE Jurassic Carbonate Bank evaluation Arthur G. Kidston, David E. Brown, Brenton
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY Nova Scotia welcomes World Energy Explorers
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: GEOSCIENCE Millions being spent on Geoscience Arthur G. Kidston, David E. Brown, Brento
Flexibility and lower costs key
Vol. 228 No. 11 NOVA SCOTIA CANADA: THE NEXT PLAY Nova Scotia Offshore Regional Geoscience Initiative The government run Nov
Increasing exploration is top priority
Opportunities in Sable subbasin and deepwater