SeaBird Exploration’s Northern Explorer Wins Contract in the Med

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Northern Explorer, image: SeaBird Exploration

SeaBird Exploration’s 2D Long Offset Seismic Vessel, Northern Explorer has just been awarded a 150 day, USD $10.5 million contract in the Mediterranean for an undisclosed client.

The contract includes mobilization of the vessel from South Africa.

Vessel specifications:

Type………………………………………2D/Source
Year Built…………………………………1986
Rebuilt……………………………………1998
Length Overall……………………………..76.00m
Beam………………………………………14m
Mean Draft…………………………………5.18m
Transit speed………………………………11.5 Knots
Accommodation, Hospital……………………..39, 1
Vsat………………………………………384Kbit