MC3D-NL02-EN Orphan Basin | PGS

Orphan Basin - Canada - 2015

MC3D-NL02-EN Orphan Basin 3D GeoStreamer®

Exciting frontier basin with proven reservoirs of excellent quality
Website Map for Survey MC3D-NL02-EN Orphan Basin
West Orphan Basin has very interesting geology, 2016 lease-sale and is close to the North American market with transparent fiscal terms and a predictable land tenure system
Exploration targets are Cretaceous shallow marine sandstones and Cenozoic basin margin fans, in structural and stratigraphic traps, sourced be Cretaceous marine shales
Long offset (8100m) Geostreamer® dual-sensor technology delivering receiver deghosted 3D seismic data. Fast-tracks available now

Specifications

Survey summary

  • Type: 3D
  • GeoStreamer®
  • Geometry: Standard
  • Size: 4840 sq.km
  • Acquisition year: 2015
  • Completion of processing: 2016
  • Water depth: 300 m - 1500 m
  • Shooting direction: SW/NE
  • Vessel: Ramform Viking
  • In partnership with: TGS NOPEC

Acquisition parameters

  • Number of streamers: 10
  • Streamer length: 8100 m
  • Streamer separation: 120 m
  • Shot interval: 25 m
  • Record length: 10,000 ms
  • Sample rate: 4 ms
  • Bin dimensions (Acquisition): 25 m
  • Fold: 162