Detachment in Macumber source rock Nova Scotia
Detachment in Macumber source rock Nova
Deformed Salt
Deformed Salt
Gypsum rosettes
Gypsum rosettes

Earthmoves Ltd. ceased trading on the 16 February 2021. Ian Davison will remain active in research and teaching and this website will be continued.  Ian can be contacted here for further information.


Who we are

Earthmoves was a geological consultancy company directed by Ian Davison which specialises in frontier oil exploration, and salt tectonics.  It is now a vehicle for research and training on the Atlantic margins.



Our best known reports are the multi-client digital map suite and hydrocarbon prospectivity reports on the Geology and Hydrocarbon potential of the Atlantic margins and Mexico. View our reports…



Ian has published over 70 papers in the field of salt tectonics and Atlantic Margins
Our research…



Please contact us for information on teaching.

Course list…