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Photographer:Javier Alonso Castro (cx9aaw) [View profile]Title:WG AMUNDSENAdded:Aug 16, 2009
Photo Category: Ships Under Construction

Photography obtained in the Port of Vigo (SPAIN) on August 24, 2009 WG AMUNDSEN
The new vessel, along with three vessels to be built, is designed to prospect oilfields in any place in the world. WG AMUNDSEN has a length of 88.8 metres with a 19-metre beam. The outer look of the new vessel has an innovative design to its bow, called an inverted bow: the stem is developed opposite to conventional vessels. The control equipment of the seismic vessel contains state-of-the-art equipment, and the vessel has advanced dynamic positioning equipment. The diesel/electric propelling plant has been specially designed to make the fast-response compatible with smooth movements of the vessel. It has six main generator sets of 1,710kW each consisting of a 1000rpm, 1,800kW diesel engine. WG AMUNDSEN has a heliport and accommodation space for 69 people. The vessel was built in compliance with the regulations and under special monitoring by DNV, in order to achieve level + 1A1 SF, EO, DYNPOS-AUTR, CLEAN DESING, COMF-V839, ICE-C, NAUT-AW, and HELDK
Vessel Identification
Name:Wg Amundsen
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:6,926 tons
Summer DWT:3,700 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Limassol
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:2010
AIS Information
Last known position:
58°4’46.65” N, 6°46’47.72” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 111° (245°)
Arrival:11th Apr 2018
05:00:08 UTC
Last update:
5 months 28 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 November 24th, 08:00:11 UTCNo Fan-farsund
2018 April 11th, 05:00:45 UTCDkfdh-frederikshvn
2018 April 11th, 05:00:08 UTCDkfdh-frederikshvn
2017 September 20th, 09:00:58 UTCTow 08 Cable.cpa5nm
2017 September 9th, 09:00:59 UTCElgin Field
2017 September 7th, 09:00:19 UTCGb Abd-aberdeen
2017 April 27th, 13:00:57 UTCAlvheim Oil Field
2017 April 27th, 13:00:54 UTCTow 12 Cable.cpa6nm
2017 April 11th, 05:00:13 UTCFrederikshavn
2016 April 17th, 20:00:37 UTCLas Palmas
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