TGS announced its first multi-client 3D survey, Offshore Gambia.This project covers 2,500 km2 in the deep water area of Gambia. TGS has chartered the M/V Geo-Caribbean as previously mentioned in a press release on 12 July 2010, to acquire the data. This project is the first of a series of surveys in the African Transform Margin. The Geo-Caribbean is a modern 3D vessel that will tow twelve (12) long offset streamers on this project. Specialized data processing will be done at TGS’ imaging center in Houston, TX.
The Gambia multi-client 3D survey is supported by industry funding.