Working as a Geophysicist
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No sleeper, Schlumberger (pronounced SHLUM-ber-ZHAY) is one of the world's largest oilfield services companies, along with Halliburton. It provides a full range of services, including seismic surveys, formation evaluation, drilling technologies and equipment, cementing, well construction and completion, and project management. Schlumberger also provides reservoir evaluation, development, and management services, and is developing new technologies for reservoir optimization. Through its WesternGeco business, the company provides seismic and other surveying services to customers worldwide. In 2010 Schlumberger acquired drilling services giant Smith International in deal valued at $11 billion.
CGG is a fully integrated Geoscience company providing leading geological, geophysical and reservoir capabilities to its broad base of customers primarily from the global oil and gas industry. Through its three complementary business divisions of Equipment, Acquisition and Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir (GGR), CGG brings value across all aspects of natural resource exploration and exploitation. CGG employs 10,000 people around the world, all with a Passion for Geoscience and working together to deliver the best solutions to its customers.
We are a global group of energy and petrochemical companies located in more than 70 countries and territories. We use advanced technologies and innovative approaches to help build a sustainable energy future. Our operations are divided into Upstream, Integrated Gas and New Energies, Downstream, and Projects & Technology. Our strategy to generate profitable growth remains to drive forward with our investment program, to deliver sustainable growth and provide competitive returns to shareholders, while helping to meet global energy demand in a responsible way. Our goal is to find solutions that truly make a difference and change how we produce energy. We want to power lives by providing the world more energy, but with less CO2 emissions. Our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people form the basis of the Shell General Business Principles. Discover more at http://www.shell.com/us/about/
At Chevron, we are relentlessly focused on producing safe, reliable energy now and for the future. How are we doing it? By applying the energy we have most in abundance: Human Energy.
There's a whole lotta shakin' goin' on at ION Geophysical (formerly Input/Output). The seismic data-acquisition imaging and software systems company helps worldwide petroleum exploration contractors identify and measure subsurface geological structures that could contain oil and gas. Its data acquisition products are capable of processing 3-D, 4-D, and multi-component 3-C seismic data for land, marine, and transition areas (such as swamps, shoreline, marsh, and jungle). ION Geophysical also makes other products such as geophysical software, helicopter-transportable enclosures, seismic sensors, specialty cables and connectors, and radio telemetry systems. Its marine positioning systems map the geography of the ocean's floor.
We are the world’s largest independent exploration and production company, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. We explore for, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. A commitment to safety, operating excellence and environmental stewardship guide our operations in 30 countries. Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business. Visit our LinkedIn Company page: http://www.linkedin.com/company/conocophillips We are committed to hiring veterans, visit our Military page to learn more: http://careers.conocophillips.com/en/us-military
BP is one of the world's leading integrated oil and gas companies. We provide customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving, and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes and packaging.
Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) is a leading, worldwide geophysical company providing an extensive range of seismic services and products for the petroleum industry including seismic data acquisition, processing, reservoir monitoring and analysis, interpretation and electromagnetic studies. The company also possesses the world’s most extensive 3D MultiClient data library. With its headquarters in Oslo, Norway, the company has over 34 offices worldwide in 25 different countries with larger regional offices in London, Houston and Singapore. The company is listed on the Oslo stock exchange (OSE: PGS).
ExxonMobil, one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world’s growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products. We operate facilities or market products in most of the world’s countries and explore for oil and natural gas on six continents.
TGS provides global geoscientific data products and services to the oil and gas industry to assist with licensing rounds and the preparation of regional data programs. TGS invests in multi-client data projects in frontier, emerging and mature markets worldwide that make up a data library of seismic imaging, well data and interpretive products and services.