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BGP is a member of the International Association of Geophysical Contractors and is dedicated to meeting the standards set forth by the organization.
BHP Billiton is a leading global resources company. Our purpose is to create long-term shareholder value through the discovery, acquisition, development and marketing of natural resources.
BP We care deeply about how we deliver energy to the world. Above everything, that starts with safety and excellence in our operations. Our approach is built on respect, being consistent and having the courage to do the right thing. Everything BP aims to do as a company relies upon the safety of our operations, workforce and the communities around us. We depend upon developing and deploying the best technology, and building long-lasting relationships. We are committed to making a real difference in providing the energy the world needs today, and in the changing world of tomorrow. We work as one team. We are BP..
Chesapeake Energy Corporation is the second-largest independent producer and third-largest overall producer of natural gas in the United States. Headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company's operations are focued on exploratory and developmental drilling, as well as corporate and property acquisitions in the Mid-Continent, Fort Worth Barnett Shale, Fayetville Shale, Haynesville Shale, Permian Basin, Delaware Basin, South Texas, Texas Gulf Coast, Ark-La-Tex, and Appalachian Basin regions of the United States.
Chevron is a collaborative enterprise whose many parts work in concert to deliver vital energy. Acting with a common vision all around the world, Chevron's various businesses fulfill its committment to provide the energy that drives human progress.
Cimarex is an exploration and production company with operations in Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico. The majority of our activity is currently in the Permian Basin and Anadarko Basin in Western Oklahoma. We pride ourselves on a strong technical team. The cornerstone to the Cimarex approach is detailed pre- and post-drill economic evaluations of after-tax rate of return on invessted capital for every well drilled. We continually strive to maximize cash flow from producing properties for reinvestment in drill-bit driven growth opportunities.
Concho is at the forefront of applying advanced technology and large-scale development to safely and efficiently maximize resource recovery to drive attractive, long-term economic returns in the Permian Basin.
ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent exploration and production company, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas.ConocoPhillips explores for, develops, and produces crude oil and natural gas globally.A commitment to safety, operating excellence and environmental stewardship guide operations.
Devon Energy Corporation is one of the world's leading independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. Devon's operations are focued primarily in the United States and Canada; however, the company also explores for and produces oil and natural gas in select international areas.
Diamondback Energy Corporation is an independent oil and natural gas company headquartered in Midland, Texas focused on the acquisition, development, exploration, and exploitation of unconventional, onshore oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas. Diamondback's activites are primarily focused on the horizontal exploitation of multiple intervales within the Wolfcamp, Spraberry, Clearfork, Bone Spring and Cline formations.
EnerVest is an oil and gas company with a solid reputation for delivering consistent returns to investors. We choose our E & P prospects well, improve their operational efficiency dramatically and employ a proven successful exit strategy.
ExxonMobil is formed by the combination of two high-caliber organizations, Exxon and Mobil. ExxonMobil is an industry leader in almost every aspect of the energy and petrochemical business.
Geophysical Insights Geophysical Insights develops and applies new disruptive technologies to dramatically reduce exploration risks, field development costs, and the time required for interpretation. Paradise®, an off-the-shelf, multi-attribute seismic analysis software platform by Geophysical Insights, is the latest of the company’s developments. Launched commercially in late 2013, Paradise enables interpreters to easily apply advanced pattern recognition capabilities on multiple attributes through guided workflows, including Self-Organizing Maps (SOMs) and Principal Component Analysis (PCA).
Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo (IMP, Mexican Institute of Petroleum), established on August 23, 1965, is a public research center devoted primarily to the generation of knowledge and skills critical to the petroleum, petrochemical and chemical industries, which help transform the industry.
JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration is the sole upstream arm of JXTG Group and is involved in the development and production of oil and natural gas.
Newfield Exploration is an independent energy company headquartered in the Woodlands,Texas. Newfield is engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. The Company relies on a proven strategy of growing reserves through an active drilling program and select acquisitions.
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Middle East/North Africa and Latin America regions. Oxy is the fourth largest U.S. oil and gas company, based on equity market capitalization.
Oil Search , established in January 1929, has grown into Papua New Guinea's largest company and investor, operating all the country's producing oil fields and holding an extensive appraisal and exploration portfolio. They have recently acquired top quartile oil interests in the North Slope, Alaska (USA) - a prolific, well-established oil province.
Petrobras works to increase performance and projection even more as a company that is dedicated to the global energy production challenges. Because of this, Petrobras's committment goes well beyond profitability: they seek to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in processes and products, to achieve ecoefficiency, and to preserve the environment.
Pioneer Natural Resources Company is a large independent exploration and production company with operations in the United States and South Africa. United States operations include North Slope Alaska, Rockies, Mid-Continent, Permian Basin, Barnett, Eagle Ford and Edwards.
Saudi Aramco We cherish the values and the successful business practices that have made us one of the world’s leading integrated energy and chemicals companies. But we are even prouder of the opportunities we enable for others. People around the world depend on the products we produce – crude oil, natural gas, refined products and chemicals – to help them achieve their aspirations. That’s what drives us: the knowledge that our products are the foundational materials upon which people and societies across the globe depend for economic growth and prosperity.
Shell is an international energy company that ais to meet the world's growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally, and socially responsible.
Sinopec Group is the largest oil and petrochemical products supplier and the second largest oil and gas producer in China. It is also the largest refining company and the second largest chemical company in the world. Sinopec Group ranked 3rd on on Fortune's Global 500 List in 2017.
SM Energy founded in 1908, is a company with a longstanding, principled approach to doing business. Our company values drive our behavior - building open, honest and transparent relationships with our stakeholders. As an independent exploration and production company with operations across North America, it's our above-ground assets - our people - who set SM Energy apart from other oil and gas companies.
Southwestern Energy is a growing independent energy company primarily engaged in natural gas and crude oil exploration, development and production within North America. It also focuses on creating and capturing additional value through natural gas gathering and marketing businesses, which company refers to as Midstream Services.
TGS is the world's largest provider of subsurface data. TGS is committed to providing the global energy industry with the right subsurface data, in the right place, at the right time, so that our customers can make informed drilling decisions.
V-Petrotek LLC provides IT and software service, as well as consultation, in the oil exploration and development field. Incorporating oil field production and research practice closely, our company principally engages in oil and gas exploration, development, petroleum engineering technology and professional software development and application. Our company’s aim is to provide our customers in the US with affordable yet high quality oil and gas exploration support in IT aspects. Through our high quality yet economic service, we also aim to help our customers and clients consultation service to reduce their exploration hurdle and cost, and as such enhance exploration and development efficiency.

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