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Exploration Europe

Faroe Islands: Success Near

For years the Faroe Islands have had to look on while their larger neighbours in north-west Europe have extracted untold riches in hydrocarbons from offshore acreage. Has their turn finally come?
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Exploration Worldwide

A Minute to Read

EM Survey North of Shetlands, Challenges and Opportunities, Onshore Canning Basin Reprocessing, 1,000 Fugro Surveying Courses, Third European Shale Gas Conference, Improving Reservoir Evaluation
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GEO Profile Europe

Working at the Interface Between Academia and Industry

“If anyone had suggested that as a geophysically-minded geologist I would end up working in close collaboration with the Professor of Classics at Cambridge University, I would have thought they had taken leave of their senses,” says John Underhill. “But that’s what happened!”
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Seismic Foldouts Europe

Two Frontier Basins Come to Light

Off the western Irish coast, new regional 2D seismic data is providing key information on the petroleum potential of a large and underexplored area.
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Exploration Europe

Oil Finders Use Seismic Analogues

A seismic line displayed in GEO ExPro caught the interest of a dedicated geologist as he spotted a pattern that resembled that of a major oil discovery he knew very well. His observation eventually led to Chevron's application in the Norwegian 20th licensing round for acreage that may include a large prospect along the North Atlantic Volcanic Margin.
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Exploration Europe

Record Response to UK License Round

Towards the end of October 2012 the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) announced the winners of what was a record-breaking 27th Licensing Round and declared that UK oil and gas investment looked set to flourish as a result.
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Exploration Europe

Whale Hunters Seek Elephants

Atlantic Petroleum is a small independent E&P company with big ambitions. With a strong concentration on technical expertise and some very creative geoscientists, it is looking at some exciting exploration licences on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
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