Scanning is an essential part of the digitalization process; it is at this point that hard copy technical data can be made truly accessible and useful. It is however imperative that any work undertaken is completed to the required standard. CGG’s team are E&P digitalization experts, are able to make use of even “questionable’ hard copy quality, through specialized equipment and techniques. Our processes are tried and true, and integrate seamlessly to our transformation services allowing poor quality data to be vectorized or digitized to new loadable formats for day to day use going forward.

The Smart Data Solutions conversion team specializes in scanning solutions that result in the highest quality images. Whether they are seismic images, well log images or maps, the CGG team has the expertise and experience that ensure each scanned version is of the highest possible quality.

Tape Transcription

Imagine … the largest global transcription service dedicated to the E&P industry, coupled with best in class processes, software and technical expertise. Smart Data Solutions provides its global client base the highest levels of volume production coupled with independently verified best practices.

Whether the requirement is to send the tapes to one of our operational centers or have Smart Data Solutions bring the transcription service to your location for an on-site transcription project, CGG has the technology, expertise and experience to deliver a first class solution. Spanning the full range of legacy media this service offering includes full QC, reformatting, concatenation, stiction/damage recovery, reporting and intelligent integration to a cloud-based system of record for storage of transcribed digital assets and associated meta data records.

Data Management (new) - Transformation


Transform your data with vectorizing, digitizing and georeferencing services.

Data Management (new) - Integration


Our processes of unification build consistent and accessible integrated datasets.

Data Management (new) - Well Database Solutions

Well Database Solutions

Our specialized services for well log compilations include core analysis, geothermal and pressure data.