TITLE

Statoil's ocean bottom seismography aimed at reducing dry hole cost

AUTHOR(S)
George, Dev
PUB. DATE
February 1995
SOURCE
Offshore;Feb95, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Den Norske Stats Oljeslskap's (Statoil) use of a seismic acquisition system called SUMIC that employs seabed sensors designed to improve the predictability of the composition of offshore oil prospects. Use of implanted sensors consisting of hydrophone and multi-component geophone rods that are embedded in the seafloor by remotely operated vehicles; Advantages over conventional marine seismic methods.
ACCESSION #
9504245784

 

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