Seismic participant Polarcus and Russian delivery firm Sovcomflot have as soon as once more agreed new phrases for the vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov.
Specifically, Sovcomflot has exercised choices to increase the agency interval of the constitution for Three years.
The new constitution begins instantly after the mission the vessel is presently on.
Hire can be fastened at half the present day fee all through the Three-year extension.
Sovcomflot withdrew the redelivery for Vyacheslav Tikhonov seismic vessel in June this 12 months.
In December of final 12 months the businesses agreed to postpone the redelivery of the vessel till the completion of labor which Sovcomflot secured in Asia.
The redelivery ought to have taken place in Q2 2020.
However, Sovcomflot determined to maintain the vessel in mild of additional mission alternatives, after it accomplished the mission in Asia.
For the present mission, rent is payable in full till demobilisation, scheduled for about 30 October 2020.
The Vyacheslav Tikhonov is an Eight-streamer vessel for 3D XArray exploration requiring cable separations of 160 to 200 meters.
It has the Ulstein SX133 design and included Ulstein X-Bow hull.
The vessel, initially named Polarcus Selma, has been on a long-term constitution with Sovcomflot since supply from the yard in 2011.
In mild of the extension to the Vyacheslav Tikhonov constitution, the businesses agreed that Sovcomflot could redeliver the vessel Ivan Grubkin after 21 September 2020.
Ivan Gubkin (beforehand Polarcus Amani) has been on constitution to Sovcomflot since 2017.
Ivan Gubkin contains 14 tow streamers, every being Eight kilometres lengthy.
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