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IAGC Urges Action on Existing Atlantic Seismic Survey Permits in the Wake of New Energy Proposal

Houston, TX - Ken Wells, President of the International Association of Geophysical Contractors, today issued the following statement regarding the Interior Department’s Five-Year Oil and Gas Leasing Plan for the US OCS: “Today, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) ...

Obama expected to allow drilling in Atlantic

By Zack Colman | January 23, 2015 | 5:00 am President Obama is expected to allow drilling in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time in three decades in a draft plan that could be released as early as next ...

IAGC 44th Annual Meeting COUNTDOWN BEGINS

IAGC 44th Annual Meeting COUNTDOWN BEGINS Registration is open now! Join representatives from more than 150 member companies worldwide at the most important event for the association.   Our impressive lineup of speaker for this year's meeting includes:   Chris ...

The Maritime Seismic and Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) Forum

The Maritime Seismic and Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) Forum is an initiative of IAGC Brazil – International Association of Geophysical Contractors. Lectures, studies and technical presentations were exhibited between the 6th and 8th of October, 2014 at the Schlumberger BRGC ...

Setting the Record Straight on Seismic

Jaime Checa, the current president of AAPG Affiliated Society Asociación Colombiana de Geólogos y Geofísicos del Petróleo (ACGGP), is dedicating his presidency, and much of his free time, to combatting misinformation related to seismic acquisition in Colombia. “I feel tremendous ...

IAGC Responds to Inaccurate Oceana Claims

  Seismic Misstatements This letter is in response to Oceana’s Sept. 29 letter to The Hill titled, “Consider all risks that come with new offshore drilling” and its claims about seismic surveys. Over the recent months, there have been several ...

IAGC Announces New President

Houston, TX. – After a three-month long search process, the International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) Board of Directors today announced that Ken Wells has been named as the organization’s president. Mr. Wells come to IAGC with a diverse career ...

Feds Debunk Offshore Seismic Survey Misinformation

  The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management  released a strong debunking of misinformation on seismic surveys on Friday.  Affirming its position regarding the Atlantic Record of Decision, the Bureau provided a “Science behind the Decision” brief and Answers to Frequently ...

Report on BGP’s Corporate Social Responsibility

For more than two decades since BGP first entered the international market in early 1990s, it has been adhering to its corporate objective of “Contribution in Energy, Creation of harmony” as well as the corporate principles of “honor, creativity, performance, ...

IAGC Hosts July 23rd Workshop: Manmade Sound & Its Impact on Marine Life

  IAGC hosts July 23rd workshop: Manmade Sound, Its Impact on Marine Life, and Why the Seismic Industry Should Pay Attention Find out more information and register for the Workshop HERE. Space is limited, so please register quickly.

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