Rosgeologia has completed 2D seismic survey offshore Greenland

JSC SEVMORNEFTEGEOFIZIKA (Murmansk, a company of Rosgeologia holding) has successfully completed 2D seismic survey in the Greenland Sea for TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA. The acquisition was carried out by seismic vessel Akademik Lazarev in severe ice-conditions.  The Customer remarked good professional level of the crew and excellent vessel performance record. It was a sixth in a row successful field season offshore Greenland.


Rosgeologia is a Russian multi-industry geological holding company which offers a full range of geological exploration services — from regional surveys to parametric drilling and subsoil monitoring. The holding company boasts unique expertise, particularly in marine geology and shelf operations.

Rosgeologia was established by Decree No. 957 of the President of the Russian Federation dated 15 July 2011, and grew from Tsentrgeologia – one of the oldest exploration companies in Russia. Rosgeologia is a fully state-owned company.

The enterprises within the holding company operate in all eight federal districts of Russia. Rosgeologia is made up of 53 enterprises located across the whole country. A total of more than 1,000 fields and deposits have been discovered by the holding’s companies, including major hydrocarbon and solid mineral deposits and fields such as the Astrakhan field (2.5 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Tengiz field (3.1 billion tonnes of oil), the Kovykta field (1.9 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Sukhoi Log deposit (about 2,000 tonnes of gold), the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly, and many others.

Rosgeologia’s subsidiaries have rich experience in implementing projects abroad: dozens of new fields and deposits have been discovered in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America.

Rosgeologia clients include such companies as Gazprom, Rosneft, Lukoil, Severstal, MMC Norilsk Nickel, Itera, NLMK, Sibuglemet, BP, Chevron, and many others.

JSC SEVMORNEFTEGEOFIZIKA is the largest marine geophysical company in Russia. The enterprise was established in 1979. SMNG renders a wide range of services worldwide using cut-ting-edge technologies and modern equipment. SMNG provides 2D/3D marine seismic acquisition, digital processing and integrated geophysical interpretation of seismic data.