Seismic vessel Polar Duke enters into production

Vessel & ROV News - May 25, 2011

| More

Dolphin Group's 3D vessel Polar Duke has entered into production on her first project for TGS Nopec ASA in the Norwegian sector of the Barents Sea.

Polar Duke was taken on charter in Stavanger on May 10th and mobilised directly on prospect in less than ten days and is presently operating with 10 streamers of 6,000 meters length.

The new purpose built vessel, has a long and slim design that allows for high transit speed and focuses on maximum fuel efficiency. Dolphin Geophysical said she has already proven very strong towing capacity, speed, sea capabilities and exceptional manoeuvring characteristics.

Atle Jacobsen, the company's CEO, said: "In five months from establishing Dolphin Geophysical we have succeeded in bringing the high capacity 3D vessel Polar Duke into operation in one of the most promising exploration areas of the world.

"This is a strong proof of our capabilities and an important milestone in developing Dolphin Geophysical."

 

More articles from this category

More news

Categories

Product Guide

News Letter

Fill in your name, company and e-mail address below for our bi-weekly newsletter.

Subscribe
Unsubscribe

Clarksons

Powered by MARIS.

Subscribe to Offshore Shipping News Online RSS

Follow Offshore Shipping News Online on Twitter

Subscribe to email updates

Sponsors

sponsorsponsorsponsor

Events

Subsea and OSV Africa
26-27 November 2014
South africa, Cape Town.

FPSO Training Course Paris
01-03 December 2014
France, Paris.

OSEA 2014
02-05 December 2014
Singapore, Singapore.

Brazil Manning and Training
02-03 December 2014
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro.

Dynamic Positioning Seminar
04-05 December 2014
United kingdom, London.

More events