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First-of-a-Kind Fishing Vessel Gently Vacuums Shellfish off the Bottom

The Maritime Executive 28 Nov 2022
Now Arctic Pearl, which is the world's first and only fishing vessel of its kind, is heading for the Barents Sea to pick a rare delicacy - the cockle. The ship is a former seismic vessel which has been converted into a fishing vessel, and it is thus the only one of its kind so far ... The world's gentlest bottom fishing boat? ... ....

Argeo puts its first vessel to work

Splash24/7 16 Nov 2022
The deal involves the recently-chartered 2001-built subsea vessel Argeo Searcher and two SeaRaptor ... OSM Offshore has managed the ship since 2006, the same year when it was converted to an OBN (ocean bottom node) seismic vessel.

A Heritage of Distinction

The Maritime Executive 16 Nov 2022
Laborde founded his company after working as a senior executive at Tidewater Marine for 15 years, where he gained experience in vessel operations, marketing and management ... All aspects of offshore vessel operations including E&P support, construction support, seismic survey work and more.

Exxon Mobil started seismic surveys off the Peloponnese, Crete

Ekathimerini 10 Nov 2022
As Kathimerini has reported, Greece’s navy has already issued a navigational warning that the exploration will start and the vessel will lay out 12 kilometers of cable and collect two-dimensional seismic data to help determine the extent of gas reserves.

Helleniq Energy plans to acquire 3D data for Greek offshore blocks

Reuters 10 Nov 2022
Greece has had indications of significant gas reserves of around 600 billion cubic metres and earlier this year decided to push ahead with collecting seismic data via survey vessels in areas that potentially carry significant gas reserves including two blocks off Crete.

Greece paves way for seismic surveys for gas off Crete

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 09 Nov 2022
Greece issued an advisory saying the vessel Sanco Swift will conduct ...

PXGEO awarded new contract by TGS

Splash24/7 31 Oct 2022
PXGEO will acquire 3D seismic data, utilising seismic vessel PXGEO 2.

Shearwater awarded US Gulf of Mexico survey

Splash24/7 20 Oct 2022
Shearwater will deploy its seismic vessels SW Gallien and SW Mikkelsen as source ...

ANALYSIS - What does the Libya-Türkiye hydrocarbons deal mean?

Anadolu Agency 20 Oct 2022
3 ... Türkiye is expected to launch seismic survey activities in Libya's exclusive economic zone soon. Ankara's discoveries in both the Mediterranean and Black Seas with its powerful energy fleet of four drilling vessels and two seismic research vessels served as an important reference point for this deal ... 10 ... .

Probe into oil-gas potential at WPS pushed

Manila Bulletin 17 Oct 2022
The Department of Energy (DOE) is currently revving up investment invitations for oil and gas exploration ventures into the country, but it remains a major question if other WPS claimants will not launch any assault this time on vessels that will be deployed for seismic survey and exploration activities.

Turkey’s Libya deal and crisis theories

Ekathimerini 10 Oct 2022
The energy cooperation deal signed between Turkey and Libya in Tripoli last week did not come as a surprise, but was the culmination of Ankara’s strategic choice to open a new area of contention with Athens ... In other words, the Turkish drillships or seismic survey vessels will not come near Crete ... .

A Time of Courage

The Maritime Executive 10 Oct 2022
He served as an officer on container ships, bulk carriers and ferries and eventually took command of seismic vessels ... Eventually, he came ashore with the opportunity to work as a safety superintendent and crewing officer for the seismic company ... on 94 vessels at Ukrainian ports.

Executive Interview: Henrik Jensen, Founder of Danica Crewing

The Maritime Executive 08 Oct 2022
When I was a teenager I spent my summer vacations with my uncle, and he took me on the vessels he piloted ... I served as an officer on container vessels, bulk carriers and ferries and eventually had command on seismic vessels ... I came ashore in the management company of the seismic vessels and was a combined safety superintendent and crewing officer.

Offshore Supply Vessel Market Size to Grow by USD 5.14 Bn From 2022 to 2026, ...

Longview News-Journal 07 Oct 2022
6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Offshore Supply Vessel Market size is expected to grow by USD 5.14 billion from 2021 to 2026 ... The demand for offshore supply vessels used during the initial phases of E&P, such as seismic surveys, well development or construction, and dive support, is expected to increase significantly.

Argeo expands with five-year bareboat charter deal

Splash24/7 04 Oct 2022
Norwegian surveyor Argeo has signed a five-year bareboat contract for the vessel Argeo Searcher, with a purchase option attached ... The vessel was initially a cable layer and later, in 2006, was fully converted to an OBN (ocean bottom node) seismic vessel and has been in operation until January 2022.

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