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3GeoAmericas adopts the best practices in geology, geophysics and geochemistry to add value, reduce risk and support exploration, production and new ventures decisions. 3GeoAmericas experts in cooperation with our partners offer comprehensive technical services that includes field sampling, analysis, data collection, interpretation and reporting from regional to prospect scale projects. We offer:

Data We Acquire and Analyze (in cooperation with our partners)

  • Well petrophysics; well geochemistry
  • 3D onshore-offshore-transitional seismic data, field data QC; CACP seismic processing & depth imaging; rock physics, AVO & deterministic simultaneous inversion; seismic-to-well tie & petrophysical well log evaluation; horizons and faults interpretation and mapping; surface geochem data acquisition & interpretation
  • 2D onshore-offshore-transitional seismic data; seismic data processing and attributes; data interpretation and mapping
  • Source rock, oil and gas geochemical characterization
  • Bio- & Chemostratigraphy; Heavy minerals geochemistry; U-Pb dating of detrital zircons; Apatite and zircon fission track study; Gravity & magnetic data acquisition, processing & integration

Petroleum Systems Analysis & Organic Geochemistry

3GeoAmericas experts offer field sampling, chemical analysis, data collection, and interpretation to fully evaluate oil and/or gas charge in a basin and your prospects based on the following studies:
  • Source rock geochemical characterization
  • Oil, gas geochemical characterization
  • 1D, 2D & 3D Thermal modelling
  • Surface geochemistry
    • Onshore
    • Offshore
  • Well Geochemistry
  • Reservoir Geochemistry

Geological Studies


Source-to-Sink studies:

  • Sedimentary rock analytical studies:
    • U-Pb dating of detrital zircons (U-Pb geochronology)
    • Apatite and zircon fission track dating
    • (U-Th)/He thermochronology
  • Provenance history – determining sources and pathways of clastic rock material
  • Basin fill history and depositional environments
  • Timing, rate and magnitude of tectonic uplift, exhumation and erosion
  • Thermal history of sedimentary basins

Structural/Tectonic studies:

  • Structural styles and time of trap formation
  • Fracture analysis of well cores and outcrops
  • Fault kinematic analysis and tectonic stress reconstruction
  • Low temperature thermochronology
    • Uplift and exhumation
    • Reheating and basin thermal histories
    • Protracted thermal histories
    • Dating thermal resetting events

Basin Modelling


We use data and results of seismic interpretation, geological and geochemical studies to define:

  • Sediment thickness maps
  • Depth structure maps
  • Fault geometries and timing
  • Timing of deposition, erosion, tectonic extension and contraction phases
  • Heat-flow, surface temperature, paleo-water depths
  • Kerogen type, total organic carbon, thermal maturity

We model:

  • Hydrocarbon charge (petroleum generation, adsorption and expulsion)
  • Fluid phase composition
  • Fluid migration and entrapment
  • Reservoir volumetrics
  • Risk assessment

Seismic Data Acquisition (in cooperation with our partners)

Sovcomflot Geo is a leading 3D seismic contractor with a profound record of completed projects. The company owns and operates two 3D seismic vessels, Ivan Gubkin and Vyacheslav Tikhonov, which are capable of towing up to 14 up to 14 km-long streamers.
JSC YUZHMORGEOLOGIYA is a leading shallow-water seismic contractor. It conducts 2D/3D seismic surveys in offshore near-shore (transitional) areas with water depth less than 30 m and onshore coastal areas using highly sophisticated modern seismic equipment. The company also operates several research vessels capable of conducting geophysical and geological surveys practically in all parts of the World Ocean.
Total Resource Exploration S.R.L. is a Geosciences services provider for the Oil & Gas Industry, with a worldwide experience in the Design, Acquisition, Processing and Interpretation for 2D, 3D and 3D3C surveys using State-of-the-Art Technology.

Seismic Data Processing & Depth Imaging

  • Hardware:
    • 96 nodes, 1920 CPU cores available, scalable up to 5000 CPU from reliable IT partners in a matter of hours
    • 12288 Gb RAM (6.4Gb per core)
    • 490 Tb storage
    • Peak productivity up to 21.5 TFLOPS
    • Hardware & Software update every 6 months
  • Software: REVEAL licensed by Shearwater
  • Highly qualified staff
  • Fast-track onboard processing
  • Controlled Amplitude/Controlled Phase and AVO-friendly
  • PreSTM data delivery in 30 days after last shot
  • PreSDM results delivery in 100 days after last shot

Seismic Data Interpretation

  • Integrated seismic data interpretation:
    • Interpretation and mapping of seismic horizons
    • Seismic facies mapping and interpretation of sequence stratigraphy
    • Fault pattern mapping and analysis
    • Depth conversion and mapping
    • Petrophysical well log evaluation
  • Rock physics, AVO and deterministic simultaneous inversion
    • Lithology prediction
    • Porosity prediction
    • Pore fluid prediction
  • Fracture analysis from seismic data
  • Analysis of prospects, Identification of potential exploration objects, volumetric and risking
  • Reporting