Fugro Chance de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., in conjunction with its longtime partner, Diavaz, has been awarded a contract for approximately ten geophysical / geotechnical integrated site surveys, pipeline route survey and 3000 sq. km. of 3D data interpretation for Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX), offshore Gulf of Mexico. The contract, awarded by the Northern Marine Region of PEMEX in Poza Rica, Veracruz, has an overall value of 80 million Mexican Pesos (EUR 5.7 million).
The studies, planned to begin mid October, encompasses areas from the western boundary of the Bay of Campeche to the Mexican / U.S. border. The interpretation of the 3D seismic data for possible drilling hazards is within the deep water areas off the Mexican Continental Shelf.
Fugro Chance de Mexico, part of the Fugro Mexico group, has conducted over 300 offshore surveys for PEMEX over the past 13 years, as well as numerous rig moves, marine construction projects and provides other offshore positioning services.
Operations will be handled from the Fugro Mexico offices in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche.