Interviews

Alexis Deloge, field geophysicist on a lifelong adventure

September 3, 2014 - Bregje Rooijendijk

Where going to preparatory school for engineering was once the most common way of becoming an engineer, nowadays most technical professionals go to university. In recent years, an increasing number of young men and women have been specialising in geophysics – many of them with the aim of discovering seabed secrets deep underground. Alexis Deloge is one of them. Aged 26, he is already a promising field geophysicist who lives life offshore or, as he describes it, he lives “the true adventure”. Read More
5 QUESTIONS – Seismic Observer

May 9, 2014 - Bregje Rooijendijk

“The job is always changing. I visit different geographical regions, experience all sorts of environmental conditions and climates, varying from two meters of ice to fifty degrees Celsius. I’ve witnessed it all, from political problems with environmental activists to threats from nature, like high seas and hurricanes you have to run from.” Read More
5 QUESTIONS – Gun Mechanic

May 8, 2014 - Bregje Rooijendijk

“Technologically, the industry has moved forward in leaps and bounds. I am currently working on my 27th different survey vessel and have worked on ancient rust buckets better suited to the scrap yard – right up to the most modern ship in the industry.” Read More
5 QUESTIONS – Marine Seismic Processing Geophysicist

February 11, 2014 - Bregje Rooijendijk

“Although 2 a.m., cold, wet, North Sea-me might disagree with this on occasion, the teamwork and atmosphere on board these projects is always good!” The Marine Seismic Processing Geophysicist in 5 answers: Read More
High Resolution Seismic surveys of Dave Stark

March 6, 2012 - Rogier Kind

Dave Stark, Hydrographic Surveyor, travelled twice to Greenland to undertake 2D Seismic surveys for an Atlas Services Group client Calesurvey. On 26th May 2011 Dave began his journey to the north. It turned out to be a harsh arctic spring. Read More

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