New Zealand Petroleum Conference

PGS offers practical seismic source solutions that mitigate environmental impact, while also benefiting survey efficiency and improving seismic image quality. Andrew Long presents on day two of the conference.

The 2019 New Zealand Petroleum Conference brings together government, regulators, industry, international experts, and service providers to highlight and issues, challenges and opportunities for upstream petroleum exploration and development on a national and international level.

Day 2  | 11:30 - 12:00 | Galaxy 2 (Breakout Room)

Session: Stream 2 Geoscience and Technology

Compact Marine Seismic Sources for Improved Survey Flexibility and Reduced Environmental Impact
by Andrew Long, PGS

Compact air gun source concepts offer a practical solution to mitigate the environmental impact of received sound levels during marine seismic surveys, as well as creating opportunities to tow sources in flexible ways that can improve survey efficiency and improve seismic image quality.