ASKER, NORWAY (7 August 2014) - TGS, as the official data provider, is pleased to be supporting the Liberian Government and the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) through the international competitive bidding process for the latest Liberia Basin Bid Round.
The round is open for three months from 5 August to 31 October 2014. It comprises four undrilled offshore petroleum exploration blocks over which TGS has comprehensive, high quality, data coverage constituting 2D in Blocks LB-6, LB-7 and 2D/3D in Blocks LB-16 and LB-17.
TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS) provides multi-client geoscience data to oil and gas Exploration and Production companies worldwide. In addition to extensive global geophysical and geological data libraries that include multi-client seismic data, magnetic and gravity data, digital well logs, production data and directional surveys, TGS also offers advanced processing and imaging services, interpretation products, permanent reservoir monitoring and data integration solutions.
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