After billion-barrel bonanza, BP goes global with seismic tech

BP's Wolfspar seismic source device is pictured at Mad Dog oil field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, January 19, 2018. Picture taken January 19, 2018. BP/Handout via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) – Buoyed by the success of seismic imaging that found an extra billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is looking to take its latest technology to Angola and Brazil. The software used in the Gulf, based on an algorithm created by Xukai Shen, a geophysicist straight out of Stanford […]

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