PGS and TGS Announce Jeanne d'Arc HD3D in Offshore East Canada

The project will cover approximately 5,000 square kilometers and encompasses multiple exploration licenses, significant discovery licenses and sections of the open acreage included in the November 2019 bid round. The Ramform Atlas will perform the acquisition, utilizing the high-resolution GeoStreamer® technology.  Acquisition has commenced and is expected to complete in late Q3 2019.


June 19, 2019: Oslo, Norway, PGS and TGS announce the Jeanne d'Arc high-density 3D ("HD3D") MultiClient project in Offshore Newfoundland, East Canada.

The Jeanne d'Arc HD3D survey borders Newfoundland's prominent producing fields such as Hibernia, Terra Nova, White Rose, North Amethyst, and Hebron.

Following this ninth consecutive season of data acquisition in offshore East Canada, the jointly-owned library will have more than 189,000 line kilometers of 2D GeoStreamer data and approximately 56,000 square kilometers of 3D GeoStreamer data.

This project is supported by industry funding.

 
Planned acquisition area of Jeanne d'Arc survey, shown in relation to other PGS data library coverage
Acquisition area of Jeanne d'Arc survey (orange) shown in relation to acreage and PGS data library coverage for Newfoundland
 

FOR DETAILS, CONTACT:
 

Bård Stenberg, SVP IR & Corporate Communications
Phone:  +47 67 51 43 16
Mobile:  +47 99 24 52 35

 

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Petroleum Geo-Services ASA and its subsidiaries ("PGS" or "the Company") is a focused marine geophysical company that provides a broad range of seismic and reservoir services, including acquisition, imaging, interpretation, and field evaluation. The Company MultiClient data library is among the largest in the seismic industry, with modern 3D coverage in all significant offshore hydrocarbon provinces of the world. The Company operates on a worldwide basis with headquarters in Oslo, Norway and the PGS share is listed on the Oslo stock exchange (OSE: PGS). For more information on PGS visit www.pgs.com.

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