Polarcus Asima commences production
30 Sep 2010
Polarcus Limited (OAX: PLCS) announced today that after a successful mobilization the seismic vessel POLARCUS ASIMA has now entered into production on her first project in the Russian sector of the Black Sea. The contract is the previously announced 2,069 square kilometer 3D seismic acquisition project that the Polarcus / JSC Dalmorneftegeophysica (DMNG) partnership entered into with Rosneft. The survey is being acquired with a 12 streamer seismic array, each streamer being 6,000 meters long and with 100 meters separation between streamers.
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
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