VOL. XLIII

No. 02

10-January-2000

BAHRAIN

Western Geophysics To Begin Bahrain Offshore Seismic Work

Western Geophysics of the US announced on 6 January that it would shortly be starting seismic work in areas off Bahrain for Chevron of the US. The company said the work would involve laying an underground cable using its vessel Western Wave. The work will continue until February 20. Chevron plans to drill two wells by the end of the year. In 1998, Chevron signed a production sharing agreement with...