Our monitoring solution for the Alta drilling campaign included vessel traffic surveillance, oil spill detection and seabirds.

Customer: Lundin Norway

Location: Barents Sea, PL 609

Activity: Drilling campaign; Alta EWT, 7220/11-5 S

Time: April-October 2018

Drilling rig: Leiv Eiriksson

Reporting frequency: 3 hours

Monitoring tasks:

  • Vessel traffic surveillance
  • Oil Spill Detection
  • Bird monitoring and reporting

Main responsible monitoring vessels: Island Contender and Bourbon Arctic, supported by Skandi Gamma and Skandi Bergen

Sensors: SECurus, radar OSD, eyes and nose

Total number of OSD reports delivered: 1454

Total number of birds counted: 26420

Total number of mammals counted: 122

Involved resources and technical setup for the monitoring of the Alta drilling campaign