Although simultaneous vibroseis acquisition was introduced a decade ago, this method was not used for land acquisition on the continental USA due to issues related to obstructions and permitting. We discuss the first survey acquired in West Texas with simultaneous shooting, describe the methodology, and present preliminary results.
Presentation Date: Monday, September 16, 2019
Session Start Time: 1:50 PM
Presentation Time: 4:45 PM
Presentation Type: Oral
Number of Pages
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