Schlumberger acquires GEDCO geophysical survey design software company
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Schlumberger has acquired GEDCO, a company based in Calgary which provides software and services for designing geophysical surveys.
GEDCO will become part of Schlumberger's WesternGeco business unit.
GEDCO produces the OMNI 3D seismic survey design and modelling software, and VISTA, a 2D and 3D seismic data processing package.
It offers consulting services for 2D and 3D seismic, and vertical seismic profile solutions.
'The addition of GEDCO will enable us to better support our clients through the entire exploration and production cycle by complementing and extending our proven geophysical survey design and modelling capabilities,' says Maurice Nessim, vice president, WesternGeco GeoSolutions.