BOULDER, COLORADO, USA – Spatial Energy, the energy industry’s source for digital imagery and related solutions, has added 19 oil and gas producing basins to its BasinWatch imagery service. To provide this solution, Spatial Energy continually acquires new sub-meter satellite imagery of the world’s most active geologic basins and delivers them in comprehensive and up-to-date image data sets to support the hydrocarbon exploration and production activities of clientele worldwide.
Spatial Energy now offers BasinWatch imagery data sets for 34
geologic basins in North America and around the world. New additions to the
service include the following basins: Marcellus, Horn River and Eagle Ford in
North America; and the South Iraq and North Caspian internationally. Most of
these data sets were acquired in 2008 or 2009 with ongoing
The BasinWatch service introduced 10 new basins just last year.
Among the most popular BasinWatch data sets are the Haynesville, Barnett, Powder
River, Green River, Permian, and Williston along with plays in Algeria,
Argentina, China, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Kazakhstan, Libya, Sudan and Tunisia.
“BasinWatch is the most up-to-date and cost-effective imagery
source for regional and global oil and gas operators,” said Bud Pope, Spatial
Energy President. “Our flexible purchase and subscription options enable clients
to quickly access the image data sets they need and share them inexpensively
across their enterprise.”
Clients have the option of purchasing BasinWatch data sets by
the basin or subscribing to unlimited streaming access through Web Mapping
Service (WMS) technology and the Spatial on Demand imagery hosting
service. Through Spatial on Demand, clients can quickly search, view and
retrieve available data customized to the specification required for use within
desktop applications including Petra, Geographix, ESRI, Global Mapper, Google
Earth, Petrosys, Virtual Earth and Autodesk.
The BasinWatch solution offers numerous
sub-meter resolution imagery for the entire basin with imagery
· Large area
coverage with known geolocational accuracy
· Facilitates 3D
seismic modeling/planning, well spotting, facilities monitoring, change
detection and feature extraction.
mobilization costs to collect imagery and updates automatically
information easily, on demand, without having to exchange files
With the most up-to-date and complete imagery available,
BasinWatch continues to support Spatial Energy’s ongoing commitment to
functional, cost-effective innovations on behalf of the energy
About Spatial Energy
Serving four of the five top Fortune 100 oil and gas companies
on a daily basis, Spatial Energy offers imagery solutions,
enterprise hosting and delivery, and imagery
analysis on behalf of the energy industry. Spatial Energy is solely
dedicated to meeting the needs of energy companies operating worldwide. To that
end, it acquires, processes, and manages the world’s most extensive collection
of high-resolution satellite and aerial imagery, topographic maps, and digital
elevation models (DEMs).
Known for its innovative tools and its extensive data provider
network, Spatial Energy is committed to providing cost-effective, simple tools
to help energy access imagery across the enterprise. By reducing the cost, time,
and effort associated with acquiring and analyzing complex imagery, Spatial
Energy helps energy companies turn imagery from a time-consuming task into a
corporate asset. For more information on Spatial Energy, visit www.spatialenergy.com.
Spatial Energy Adds 19 Oil & Gas Basins to BasinWatch Service
February 15, 2010