New survey vessel for GEOxyzVessel & ROV News // August 16, 2013
GEOxyz in Belgium has taken delivery of a new survey vessel. GEO Surveyor X is a 20m multi-purpose catamaran which can be utilised for survey, crew transfer and offshore support.
"GEO Surveyor X comes with many features that make her suitable as multipurpose vessel as well as supporting the groupís main survey activities," said the company. "GEO Surveyor X's features include hull-mounted multibeam transducers, twin moonpools, A-frame, crane, the ability to transfer and accommodate 12 persons and much more."
Patrick Reyntjens, the company's managing director, said: "Our decision to acquire such a vessel was dictated by the interest we are currently receiving. The multi-purpose nature of GEO Surveyor X means that we can carry out multiple activities simultaneously and it allows us to pass on those cost savings directly to our clients."