Fishburn 3D Seismic Survey
Location: Bonaparte Gulf
Client: Polarcus / Santos
Completed: June –July 2017
Empress Marine provided chase vessel support to Polarcus Seismic ship ‘Naila’ while undertaking the Santos Offshore Fishburn WA-459 Seismic Survey within the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf. The survey covered 2,494km2 and was completed over 21 days. Chase vessel duties included scouting shallow banks and recording bottom depth data to supply to ship, TS Dip data recordings throughout project, guard vessel for shipping passing through survey area and safety standby vessel during seismic vessel small boat operations on streamers.
Empress Marine has now been supplying chase vessels to Polarcus Seismic for over 7 years and have a zero incident and downtime record.