Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS announced the award of a 3D broadband marine seismic acquisition contract by ONGC in the Western Offshore India area. The project is scheduled to commence in Q1 2021. The four-month campaign covers two areas totalling 2,800 square kilometers the Arabian Sea off the west coast of India. Shearwater plans to use the SW Duchess and SW Vespucci for the surveys.
Shearwater GeoServices CEO Ms Irene Waage Basili said “Shearwater has a strong, long-standing relationship with ONGC and adding this award to our 2021 backlog demonstrates our market leading position in Indian offshore geophysics, enabling us to maintain high activity in the region throughout 2020 and into 2021.”