The X-Bow hull line design leads to reduction in slamming and vibrations and makes the vessel well suited for research operations.
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Ulstein designs research vessel for Korea’s KIGAM

Norway’s Ulstein Group has entered into an agreement that will see Korean shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction build an Ulstein SX134 design research vessel for the Korea Institute of Geoscience and

Green seismic ship Polarcus

Polarcus in provisional liquidation

Dubai-based seismic vessel specialist Polarcus (OSE: PLCS) is now in provisional liquidation. Following an application by Polarcus to the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands seeking the appointment of “Soft Touch Provisional

Eidesvik brings seismic duo out of lay-up

NOVEMBER 14, 2016 — Norway’s Eidesvik Offshore is bringing two seismic vessels out of lay-up. Eidesvik has been awarded two contracts from CGG for the seismic vessels Vantage and Veritas Viking. They

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Groen orders two more chasers at Damen

OCTOBER 23, 2013 — Rederij Groen, Scheveningen, The Netherlands, has returned to Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam, part of Damen Shipyards Group, with an order for two more 35 m x 8.7 m seismic

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Damen delivers newbuild seismic support chasers

JUNE 24, 2013 — The delivery of the ‘Aquarius-G’ and her sister ship ‘Astra-G’ to offshore services company Rederij Groen, Scheveningen, the Netherlands has taken delivery of the Seismic Research Support Vessels