EMGS lengthens hire of seismic survey vessel

Electromagnetic Geoservices (EMGS) has agreed to an extended charter hire of North Sea Shipping’s vessel Atlantic Guardian.

Offshore staff

TRONDHEIM, NorwayElectromagnetic Geoservices (EMGS) has agreed to an extended charter hire of North Sea Shipping’s vessel Atlantic Guardian.

The charter, which ran from Sept. 1 to March 1, 2014, has been extended by at least two more years, with three optional one-year extensions.

The vessel owner will perform upgrades to improve fuel efficiency and station-keeping capabilities, probably during a five-week yard stay in the first part of 2014. At the same time, the vessel will be modified to accommodate EMGS’ next-generationseismic acquisition equipment.

5/22/2013

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