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Seismic Foldouts

Seismic Foldouts South America

A Story of Oil Exploration in the Rainforests of Peru

The heroic story of Peru’s first oil discovery east of the Andes and the passion and determination of the entrepreneurs who made this happen has been brilliantly captured by Simon Lunn in his book Agua Caliente published by Amazon.

Seismic Foldouts South America

Can Sparse OBN Equal Savings and Data Quality?

One way to decrease the cost and time of seismic data acquisition is to design sparser surveys by decimating the number of shots and receivers used. The tradeoffs associated with such decimations are investigated further here, using ocean-bottom node (OBN) data from a complex geological setting in a pre-salt play of the Santos Basin, offshore Brazil.