Latest Reflection seismology Stories

2010-01-19 09:30:00

DENVER, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sun River Energy, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNRV) -- Sun River Energy is pleased to be in receipt of a report from Thomasson Partner Associates Inc. (1/15/2010) detailing preliminary findings from an assessment of recent gravity and seismic licenses in Sun River's Colfax Project. Sun River Energy received data from 4927 gravity stations on January 4, 2010. The data are licensed from Getech Group plc., and cover the majority of Sun River's acreage...

2009-09-08 16:20:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Seismic Equipment Solutions (SES) today announced it has acquired TransGulf Tech, one of the leading marine seismic air gun and lead-in termination specialists in the industry, which holds certification in high-pressure air systems and possesses extensive experience in back deck design and rigging. The acquisition expands SES' Marine and Transition Zone capabilities by providing highly specialized technical support solutions for the marine seismic...

2009-04-25 08:05:00

Conservation groups advocating the protection of critically endangered gray whales say they have cause to celebrate. After extended talks with Russian gas and oil companies, the groups say they have managed to win agreements from several firms to end seismic drilling work in order to give the struggling whales a chance to breed undisturbed. The energy companies' agreement to suspend work comes on the heels of recent research studies that demonstrated how their methods of extracting fossil...

2008-08-26 12:01:14

J.A.G. Mines Ltd. - ('JAG' - the 'Company') (TSX VENTURE: JML) announces the filing on SEDAR of a 51-101 report on J.A.G. Mines Ltd.'s Quebec petroleum and natural gas properties. The report has received the approval of the TSX- Venture Exchange. The report was prepared by Mr. Paul Laroche, P. eng., geologist and petroleum geophysicist, with the assistance of Marc Richer-LaFleche, Ph.D., P. Geo. and Genevieve Camire, Ph. D., P. Geo. It presents a summary of the exploration data collected...

2008-07-02 09:00:55

Gold Point Energy Corp. (the "Company" or "GPE") (TSX VENTURE: GPE)(FRANKFURT WKN # A0HGQ1) reported today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent with JKX Oil & Gas PLC ("JKX") and Aurelian Oil & Gas PLC ("Aurelian") to farm-in to a portion of two oil and gas licenses comprising 1,480 square kilometers (365,520 acres) in eastern Bulgaria. GPE has agreed to pay 40% of a 250 square kilometer 3D seismic survey plus 40% of the cost of two shallow test wells to earn a 20% working...

2003-10-25 06:00:00

Sounding Europa On the Cheap: Eavesdropping On Ice Geological Society of America -- Forget drilling. A simpler and cheaper way to search for an ocean under Europa's glacial surface is to land a solitary electronic ear on the Jovian moon, and listen to the echoes of cracking ice. By applying a technique already tested on Arctic Sea ice, a single "geophone" listening device could reveal how the icy moon's surface flexes, cracks and quakes with tidal forces. Just how the resulting vibrations...

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