Upcoming Bid Rounds

Prepare for bid rounds in your prospect area with data insights that give you the competitive advantage

Gain access to the most relevant data available for bid rounds spanning the globe, from North America to the Middle East to Europe. Get the competitive advantage you need to select the best available prospects to meet the exploration goals of your operation.

Egypt Red Sea 2019 Bid Round

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources is offering 10 blocks spanning 30,000 kmacross 5 prolific basins of the underexplored Egyptian Red Sea. WesternGeco and TGS, in collaboration with South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope), have acquired approximately 11,000 km of long-offset 2D broadband data to give operators the ability to assess investment in the region.

Malaysia 2019 Licensing Round

Blocks SB 2T and 2H offshore Sabah cover a proven but structurally complex petroleum system with highly prospective carbonate reservoirs. To support your prospectivity assessments for the current licensing round, we recently acquired 19,000 km2 of 3D broadband seismic survey in a joint venture with TGS and PGS that includes portions of these blocks.

Brazil 16th Bidding Round and 6th Presalt Auction

In 2019, the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas, and Biofuels (ANP) will conduct the 6th presalt auction and the 16th bidding round. Both the auction and bidding round offer attractive opportunities for tapping underexplored areas challenged by structural and stratigraphic complexity using new technological improvements in seismic imaging.

Mexico 3.2 and 3.3 Bid Rounds

Whether your focus is on conventional or unconventional prospects—we can help you gain a better regional understanding of the geologic structural framework in onshore Mexico to support your prospectivity assessments in the Sureste, Veracruz, and Burgos Basins.

UK 31st Offshore Licensing Round

The Oil and Gas Authority is currently offering more than 1,766 blocks covering 370,000 km2 of the UK Continental Shelf. We can help you maximize the value of your 2D or 3D heritage data for these blocks with our reprocessing services or fill in your data gaps with seismic data from our extensive multiclient library.