World's Largest Seismic Vessel

lochluichart
15th March 2008, 01:15
The largest seismic vessel in the world was christened on 13th March.
She is Ramform Sovereign owned by PGS of Norway.
This link is to builders site.
www.akeryards.com/?page=117&techinfo=504

gdynia
15th March 2008, 04:52
Some machine Bob

J Boyde
15th March 2008, 08:31
Dont need a seismic ship, have enough around our home on a regular basis.
Jim B

Griffon
15th March 2008, 09:03
Diesel/Electric drive too. Smart looking vessel, thanks for flagging it up. I will keep an eye out for her!

lochluichart
15th March 2008, 09:13
I'll post more info later.
Company says they will issue more particulars for public consumption after Easter.
Meanwhile could one of the moderators correct my typo in title?

gdynia
15th March 2008, 10:39
Bob

Your wish is our command done mate

lochluichart
17th March 2008, 01:29
Thanks,

lochluichart
18th April 2008, 01:07
Link is to company website which gives more information on vessel.
She is now operational.
http://www.pgs.com/Custom/templates/Page.aspx?id=46478

Lochluichart

Frank Holleran
18th April 2008, 04:26
Thanks for update lochluichart...great pics of vessel.
Frank

gdynia
18th April 2008, 05:55
Nice pictures Bob

lochluichart
19th May 2008, 17:24
Vessel has just set a new industry record.
She is towing 17 seismic streamers.
Each streamer is 3,300 mtrs long and they are 50 mtrs apart.

gdynia
20th May 2008, 01:46
Bob whats her Bollard Pull

lochluichart
20th May 2008, 09:42
Nev,

I'll see if I can find out.

Bob

lochluichart
20th May 2008, 16:10
Nev,

I'm told 75 - 80 tons.

Bob

gdynia
21st May 2008, 01:55
Cheers Bob