With more than 15,000 employees worldwide committed to better energy, Exploration & Production conducts Total’s oil and natural gas exploration, development and production operations. We do this more safely, efficiently and innovatively, in order to meet the needs of a growing world population and provide reliable, affordable and clean energy over the long term. Total, one of the leading companies in deep offshore and LNG, produced 2.35 million barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2015.



Expert papers

Chemical EOR

An ever-growing field of application. PERL’s expertise in physical chemistry processes is a crucial asset for Total.


Foothills, a technological challenge : meet Marco António Chávez    


An Integrated Geophysical Acquisition System for Quality, Real-Time Imaging of Complex, Hard-to-Access Onshore Areas

Data management

Sismage-CIG: a performance booster that improves data management valorization and capitalization



From seismic interpretation to reservoir model: get to know Philippe Ruelland  
Pangea is a truly cutting-edge industrial tool which  offers our engineers a leading technological advantage when used with new in-house algorithms.


Go inside the new supercomputer at the CSTJF in Pau, France.


Fourth area of deep offshore development for Total on the Block 17 in Angola.