‘BOA Thalassa’ mobilized for Barents Sea survey

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has received a contract from A/S Norske Shell and its partners in PL706 for 3D EM data acquisition in the Barents Sea.

'BOA Thalassa' mobilized for Barents Sea survey The survey will start in July and has an expected duration of approximately 10 days using the vessel BOA Thalassa.

The vessel of the MT 6007 design is one of the world’s first custom built ships for seabed logging operations to detect hydrocarbons beneath the seabed. The ship’s length overall is 80,35 m with a beam of 16,40m. Deadweight is approx. 3000 tonne and maximum speed is approx. 17 knots.

The vessel is designed with dedicated working deck area arranged on 4 deck levels, accommodation is for 57 persons and a helideck aft for Sikorsky S-92 class.
July 10, 2014
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