3D seismic survey for geothermal exploration completed

A seismic survey for geothermal exploration has been successfully completed in November near Schneeberg (Saxony). The project is funded by the  German Federal Environment Ministry and comprises a 3D seismic survey within a 10x10 sq.km area accompanied by a specifically designed wide-angle experiment using blastings. Read more on our project page or the official press release (only in german).

Some impressions from the field:

Vibroseis trucks in action:

Drilling for blasting:

Instrument deployment:

Data acquisition: