LUI-LUC. License of Use for 25 years. Companies and final users can request any type of information available in the CNIH. In the specific case of seismic data, only processed final versions and migrated gathers are made available for licensing, NO field seismic information.
LUA. Annual Use License. It allows access to well packages for each area, through an annual license fee (which has to be renewed for at least 3 years). The license includes access to all the well data comprised in the selected area as well as to the ongoing updates.
LUE. License of Use for Academic Purposes. With the prior signing of a contract between Universities or Research Centers and the National Hydrocarbons Information Center, a License of Use for Academic Purposes can be attained if its use fulfills the needs of specific research projects.
Companies authorized to perform reconnaissance and surface exploration (ARES) must request all the information they want from the CNIH; In the case of seismic data, all seismic information, including field data, is made available to authorized companies.
Format for requesting visits to the CNIH Data Rooms Download