SEISMIC PROGRAM SCHEDULED OFF PERU
Offshore Peru is scheduled to have its first major seismic survey in 20 years. A joint venture of Ribiana Inc., Katy, Tex., and Simon Petroleum Technology, North Wales, is undertaking a $10 million, 1 year seismic survey of Peru's outer continental shelf. The venture has signed a contract with state owned Petroleos del Peru and started operating the MV Digicon Explorer seismic vessel. The 360 day contract calls for 10,000 line km of survey.