Norway-based seismic data provider SeaBird Exploration has signed a letter of intent for a 2D seismic survey offshore West Africa
According to the provider, the survey would cover an area of approximately 1,700 km with an estimated value of US$1.3mn.
The company officials said that its Northern Explorer vessel will used for the 2D seismic survey.
“Northern Explorer is equipped with the latest 2D seismic equipment and diesel electric propulsion. The vessel joined SeaBird Exploration on March 2005,” the officials added.
The project is expected to start in February 2015 and would take an estimated duration of two weeks for completion, added SeaBird Exploration.