Sanco Sword

Type of vessel:  Seismic
Design:  ST-324

96 m Seismic Survey Vessel for owner Sanco Shipping AS


This vessel, designated ST-324, is a Seismic Survey vessel under construction at Myklebust Yard, Norway, yard no. 358. Owner is Sanco Shipping AS, Norway.

The vessel is inteded for world wide operation in tropic and cold waters. It is designed for cost efficient operation, environmental-friendly solutions and high comfort for crew and operators.

The vessel is designed and built for towed 3D seismic surveys with up to 14 cables.

Expected delivery: March 2014.


Main Characteristics

Length over all  96.15 m
Length between p.p.  84.60 m
Breadth moulded  21.50 m
Max draft aft  23.00 m
Depth to main deck  8.80 m
Max draft (scantling)  approx. 7.00 m
DWT at max draft  approx. 3250 tons
Gross tonnage  8780 tons
Accommodation  60 pers