Polarcus Limited (OAX: PLCS) announced today that the Company has received a Letter of Intent for a 3D seismic acquisition project estimated at up to three months duration. The project, presently assigned to POLARCUS ASIMA, will commence upon completion of the vessel's current operations in the Black Sea.
As a result of this announcement, the third such Letter of Intent reported to date in October 2010, Polarcus has now secured 85% contract backlog for the Company's available fleet capacity in Q4 and 45% contract backlog for Q1 2011.
Further details of the project will be announced shortly and is subject to the execution of a service contract.
Rolf Ronningen, CEO Polarcus, +971 4 436 0800 / +971 50 459 6982
Tom Henrik Sundby, CFO Polarcus, +971 4 436 0800 / +971 50 708 6480
Polarcus is a pure play marine geophysical company with a pioneering environmental agenda, specializing in high-end towed streamer data acquisition from Pole to Pole. Polarcus is launching a fleet of modern 3D seismic vessels using the innovative ULSTEIN X-BOW® design and incorporating advanced maritime technologies for improved operational efficiency with a reduced environmental footprint. Polarcus offers contract seismic surveys and multi client projects worldwide and has its principal office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit www.polarcus.com
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)