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Sercel designs and manufactures high-tech solutions for subsurface exploration. Capitalizing on its world-leading position in the seismic acquisition industry, Sercel also provides innovative solutions for structural monitoring, defense and underwater acoustics applications. Headquartered in Nantes (France), Sercel operates worldwide and employs more than 1,500 people.

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Denis Mougenot - Chief Geophysicist
Denis Mougenot has been Sercel’s Chief Geophysicist since 2002, when he moved from Saudi Arabia to France. He is responsible for promoting new acquisition systems for high-productivity Vibroseis and high-density 3D surveys. Denis has a special interest in low-frequency recording and 3C MEMS accelerometers.

Prior to joining Sercel, he was Area Geophysicist for ARGAS, working for the Geophy
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Sercel Latest News

Sercel’s OBN to operate in all seabed survey water depths
Sercel extends its OBN portfolio to operate in all seabed survey water depths
30 Aug 2023

Sercel launches MetaBlue
Sercel launches MetaBlue: A Data-driven marine seismic survey management solution for E&P projects
29 Aug 2023

Sercel wins multiple mega crew equipment contracts in the Middle East
CGG announced that Sercel has been awarded multiple major equipment contracts by BGP Inc.
03 Jul 2023

Sercel delivers 508XT Systems for seismic surveys in North Africa
Sercel delivers additional 508XT System for mega-crew seismic surveys in North Africa
07 Jun 2023

Sercel sells 20,000 WiNG seismic nodes in North America
Sercel sells 20,000 WiNG seismic acquisition channels to MKS Consulting Ltd
12 Apr 2023

Sinopec affirms its confidence in Sercel with additional 508XT contract award
Sercel delivers additional land seismic equipment to Sinopec for a 3D survey to be conducted in China this winter.
07 Feb 2023

Sercel-GRC launches school of gauges training courses
Sercel-GRC has launched School of Gauges Training Courses for electric submersible pump or permanent downhole gauge monitoring to educate on the use of Sercel-GRC downhole monitoring systems.
18 Jan 2023

Sercel makes another major sale of 508XT in North Africa
The new equipment will join an existing installed base of two 508XT systems and a fleet of Nomad 90 Neo vibrators to equip major projects in the same area.
28 Nov 2022

Sercel completes the acquisition of ION’s software business
CGG's Sensing & Monitoring division Sercel, has completed the acquisition of ION Geophysical Corporation's software business.
12 Sep 2022

Sercel makes another major sale of its nodal OBN solution
Sercel has sold a second batch nodes to BGP Inc. which represents a significant increase in the seismic survey equipment currently being deployed on a project in the Middle East.
29 Aug 2022

Sercel selected for acquisition of ION software business
Sercel, Sensing & Monitoring division of CGG, was selected as the successful bidder for the acquisition of ION Geophysical Corporation.
04 Jul 2022

Sercel and Kappa Offshore Solutions jointly launch PIKSEL
A new high-resolution 3D marine seismic solution for renewable energy applications.
18 Mar 2021

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