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  • Bell Geospace, Gravity Gradiometry, rakgas, zanzibar

    BELL GEOSPACE WINS CONTRACT WITH RAKGAS IN ZANZIBAR

    Bell Geospace, the world leader in Gravity Gradiometry, has won another contract with RakGas to acquire just under 15,000 line kilometres of airborne survey data. The contract will see Bell Geospace fly FTG and Magnetics surveys in Zanzibar.   With its strength and track record in high resolution gravity technology, Bell Geospace will bring a […]

  • Bell Geospace Basler BT67 by night

    Bell Geospace Spreads Wings With New Plane

    Bell Geospace, the world leader in Gravity Gradiometry, has invested in a new Basler BT-67 aircraft, expanding its technical and global capacity.   The new plane is the third of its type in Bell’s fleet and is fitted with the same twin Pratt and Whitney Turbine engines; 100ft wingspan and long-range fuel tanks enabling it […]

  • Bell Geospace Introduces Malaysian Multiclient FTG Programme

    Bell Geospace Introduces Malaysian Multiclient FTG Programme

    Bell Geospace, the world leader in Gravity Gradiometry, together with Onyx Engineering and PETRONAS is pleased to announce the introduction of its Malaysian MultiClient FTG Programme.   The MultiClient FTG Programme includes airborne 3D Full Tensor Gradiometry (FTG) and magnetic survey data that will be undertaken over offshore Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and Sabah.   Fully […]

  • Bell Geospace and Onyx Engineering Awarded FTG Contract By PETRONAS

    Bell Geospace, the world leader in Gravity Gradiometry, together with Onyx Engineering, has been awarded a contract by multinational exploration business, Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS).   The contract, for 3D multi-client Full Tensor Gradiometry (FTG)data acquisition, processing and interpretative services, will cover approximately 198,900 square kilometres.  The provision of airborne FTG and magnetic surveys will […]

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    Bell Geospace acquires additional Lockheed Martin Instrument

    Bell Geospace, world leaders in Gravity Gradiometry, is pleased to announce that they have acquired their fourth Full Tensor Gravity Gradiometer (FTG). The addition of this instrument to their fleet will allow Bell to continue to meet the needs of clients in Africa and Southeast Asia while increasing activity in the Americas and Europe.   […]

  • BELL GEOSPACE INTRODUCES MALAYSIAN MULTICLIENT FTG PROGRAMME

    Bell Geospace awarded contract for data acquisition in Canada

    Bell Geospace, leaders in full tensor gravity gradiometry data acquisition, are pleased to announce that they have been awarded a contract to acquire approximately 2,396 linear km of airborne survey data over the Kirkland Lake area, Ontario, Canada.   The project is intended to map rock density variations that are associated with changes in geologic […]

  • Bell Geospace awarded contract for data acquisition survey in Mongolia

    Bell Geospace, leaders in full tensor gravity gradiometry data acquisition, are delighted to announce that they have been awarded a contract to acquire approximately 4,247 square miles of data onshore Mongolia, by Petro Matad Limited.   The program marks the first time that the full tensor gradiometer technique will be applied to oil and gas […]

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    Method & system for evaluating geophysical survey data now available

    Bell Geospace is delighted to announce that their method and system for evaluating geophysical survey data, known internally as “Autoevaluate”, is now being made available to clients and companies seeking a tried and trusted way to QC geophysical survey data.   The method, patented worldwide in September 2005 as “Method & system for evaluating geophysical […]

  • Srinivas Saraswatibhatla post

    Dr Srinivas Saraswatibhatla joins growing team at Bell Geospace

    Bell Geospace Inc, world leader in gravity gradiometry, is delighted to announce that Dr. Srinivas Saraswatibhatla has joined the company as Geoscience Manager, to be based in Edinburgh. Dr Saraswatibhatla previously worked with Vale in Zambia where he was Chief Geophysicist and with Anglo American and BHP Billiton prior to that. Srinivas holds an MSc […]

  • Bell Geospace Geoscientist Appointed Director General of TPDC

    Bell Geospace is pleased to announce that one of their valued geoscientists, Dr James Mataragio has been appointed to the post of Director General of the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) by President Jakaya, effective 15th December 2014. During his tenure at Bell Geospace, Dr Mataragio has been exposed to a variety of mineralisation and […]

  • Ernest Metzger Bell Geospace

    BELL GEOSPACE PAYS TRIBUTE TO ITS TECHNOLOGY’S CREATOR

    Ernest H. METZGER died January 17, 2015, at age 91. Bell Geospace’s Full Tensor Gravity Gradient Survey capability is possible directly due to Mr Metzger’s invention. He was employed at Bell Aircraft/Aerospace for 39 years, rising to Executive Director of Engineering with particular expertise in developing inertial instruments and gravity gradiometer systems. James Brewster, Senior […]