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About OceanGeo

OceanGeo is a global geophysical company specializing in multicomponent ocean bottom seismic acquisition. The company provides a full suite of ocean bottom seismic services, including survey design, planning, and optimization, data acquisition, and geophysical QC and, through ION, provides data processing, interpretation, and reservoir services.

OceanGeo Headquarter Location

Av. Brasil, 8.556, Ramos

Rio de Janeiro, 21030-001,

Brazil

+55 21 3194 7400

Latest OceanGeo News

ION Announces Increased Ownership in OceanGeo Joint Venture for Ocean Bottom Seismic Acquisition

Jan 29, 2014

2014 ION Announces Increased Ownership in OceanGeo Joint Venture for Ocean Bottom Seismic Acquisition OceanGeo Receives Contract Award Company Schedules Conference Call for January 30 at 10 AM Central My news for Investors AtLeast one of the check box should be selected You are following news about Follow the latest news about IO HOUSTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE: IO ) today announced that it has increased its ownership interest in OceanGeo B.V., a geophysical company specializing in multicomponent ocean bottom seismic acquisition. ION now owns 70% of OceanGeo, up from the 30% the Company acquired in February 2013. Formerly known as GeoRXT, OceanGeo is owned by ION and Georadar Levantamentos Geofisicos S/A. OceanGeo was awarded a 510 square km ocean bottom 3D seismic survey offshore Trinidad for Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (Petrotrin). Work commenced in December 2013 and is expected to be complete in April or May 2014. Brian Hanson, ION's President and CEO, commented, "Our ownership increase in OceanGeo is a key milestone in executing our strategic shift from being a seismic equipment company to leveraging our technologies to provide higher-value solutions directly to E&P companies. Through OceanGeo, we will be putting our next generation, industry leading CalypsoTM ocean bottom seismic acquisition system to work in a service model. "The ocean bottom seismic market has grown tremendously over the past six years, and we see this trend continuing as oil and gas companies seek higher quality seismic data to better locate wells and manage their reservoirs. OceanGeo provides a full suite of ocean bottom seismic services, including survey design, planning, optimization, data acquisition, geophysical QC and, through ION, can provide data processing, interpretation, and reservoir services. " Celso Magalhaes, Georadar's Chairman of the Board, added, "We are pleased to partner with ION to bring to the growing seabed seismic market the most advanced ocean bottom seismic acquisition services in the industry. While we have a new name and new ownership, we have a proven track record of successfully acquiring ocean bottom seismic data, safely and efficiently, with over five years of operation offshore Brazil. Now we bring that expertise to the global marketplace. " ION has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11 AM Eastern Time / 10 AM Central Time. Interested parties may participate by dialing 866-225-8754 and asking for the ION call a few minutes prior to start time. For those who cannot listen to the live call, a telephone replay will be available through February 13, 2014 and may be accessed by calling 800-406-7325 using passcode 4666023#. A replay of the call will also be available on the Company's website at http://investorrelations.i-o.com for approximately 12 months. Headquartered in Houston and Rio de Janeiro, OceanGeo is led by Colin Hulme, Chief Executive Officer, formerly ION Senior Vice President. To learn more about OceanGeo, visit oceangeo.co . About ION ION Geophysical Corporation is a leading provider of geophysical technology, services, and solutions for the global oil & gas industry. ION's offerings are designed to allow E&P companies to obtain higher resolution images of the subsurface to reduce the risk of exploration and reservoir development, and to enable seismic contractors to acquire geophysical data safely and efficiently. Additional information about ION is available at iongeo.com . About Georadar A Brazilian company, Georadar specializes in the provision of onshore and offshore services for geophysical surveying, environmental diagnosis and geotechnical data collection for the petroleum and mining industries. Contacts

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