SeaBird completes first of two vessel acquisitions

June 14, 2019

Offshore staff

LIMASSOL, Cyprus SeaBird Exploration PLC has acquired the seismic vessel BOA Thalassa from BOA SBL AS for NOK92.5 million ($10.6 million).

The company expects to complete the acquisition of the BOA Galatea in July/August 2019.

Both are designed for source and 2D operations and for electromagnetic seabed logging.

The BOA Thalassa is currently performing EM duty for EMGS until September 2019, with three six-month extension options.

The BOA Thalassa is expected to be renamed Petrel Explorer, and the BOA Galatea is expected to be renamed Fulmar Explorer.