The GTO shall contribute to a high level of data exchange between licences and the oil companies on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).

Geodata Trade Operator aims to be a resource for the oil companies by providing a good quality and cost efficient service.

Main services for GTO as the Trade Operator:

  • Administrate trades, purchasing and selling of geological and geophysical data for licences and single companies on the NCS and cross boarder
  • Entitlements settings (DISKOS)
  • Administration of core C-Cut storage and C-Cut trading
  • Advisory role regarding acquisition and cost for data to common databases
  • Attendance in different committees and workgroups such as DISKOS, Norwegian Oil Companies Scout Group (NOSG), Norwegian Oil and Gas Association, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD)
  • NOSG web administrator
  • Organize information meetings with the industry
  • Trade report statistics