Technical Specification
Name of Vessel: M.V. Nordic Energy Builder: Volkswerft Stralsund, Germany
Type of Vessel: Seismic Research Vessel Yard No. & Ex. Name: 631, Atlas
Call Sign: 3EJX2 Year Built: 1984 – Rebuilt 2007 Poland
Classification: Loyds Registry Flag: Panama
Top Speed: 13 knots IMO No.: 8415586
Principal Particulars Machinery / Propulsion
Length O.A.: 64.67m
Length B.P: 56.091m
Breadth Moulded: 13.80m
Depth to boat deck: 9.20m
Draft: 5.20m
Gross Tonnage: 2281 tons
Net Tonnage 684 tons
Main Engine: 2 X Stork Wartsila 9F240 Diesel
2 x1550BHP, 2 x 1145 kW
Each connected on a Single CPP
Propeller in Kortnozzle.
Aux. Generator: Mitsubishi Diesel 1 X 650 KW
Shaft Generator: 1 X 650 KW
Main Electrical Power: 380 volt 50 Hz
Cargo / Tank Capacity Deck Equipment
Fuel Capacity: 390 M3 Deck Crane 1 Forward: ATLAS 2 Ton @ 10 meters
Fresh Water: 40 M3 Deck Crane 2 Aft: ATLAS HMC 1 Ton @ 3 meters
Fuel Oil Cons. – 12 knots: 13.4 ton Streamer Winch: Plimsoll 12km Capacity, 2007
Fuel Oil Cons. – 5 knots: 9.4 ton Umbilical Winch: Plimsoll 2 noz double, 2007
    Aux. Winches: Brevini Winches 2 X 4.3 tons
Accommodation & Life Saving Equipment Navigation / Communication Equipment
Total Accommodation: 40 Persons + 2 Hospital Bunks Radars: Sperry Arpa 10 cm, 2007
Sperry Arpa 3 cm, 2007
    Chart Plotter: Telchart, 2007
Survey Instrument Room: 70 M2 Integrated into the system: TRON UAIS TR-2500, 2007
Laundry Room: 2 X Washing Machines
Gyro Compass: 2 X Anshutz, 2007
  2 X Tumble Dryers Auto Pilot: Anshutz PILOTSTAR D, 2007
    DGPS: Leica MX 420
Other Facilities: 1 X Hospital Room
The vessel is fully Air
Navtex receiver: JMC 900
Life Boat: 1 MOB boat GMDSS installation in
accordance with IMO
regulations for vessels operating
within Sea Area A3, 2007:
Life Rafts: 4 pcs
FRC: 1 pcs
    Sat B Fleet 77, Voice, Fax and Data
    Inmarsat C Telex
Streamer Energy Source
Streamer type: Solid Streamer, MSX Air Guns type: Sleeve Guns
Streamer Length: 12,000 m No. sub-array: 4
Group Interval: 12.5m or 25m Operating Pressure : 2000 PSI
Length per section 100 m Capacity in SCFM : 2 x 51 (m3/min)
Control Deveice DigiCOURSE Compass Birds 5011E Gun Controller: DigiShot
Seismic Recording System Seismic Navigation System
Type & Model: ION, MSX 24 bit Manufacturer: Concept Systems Ltd
No. of Channels: 960/single streamer Real-time navigation: Spectra
Recording Media: IBM 3592 tape / RAID disk Post processing: Sprint
    Depth Controller: Model 483
    Navigation System: Veripos Ultra

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