G-TEC Unveils Karina: New Cutting-Edge Biofuel-Powered Survey Vessel

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G TEC Karina survey vessel

G-TEC, a leading provider of specialized geophysical and GIS services, proudly introduces Karina, a cutting-edge DP survey vessel, to their esteemed fleet. Equipped with state-of-the-art survey technology and powered by biofuel, Karina is set to revolutionize offshore operations with its advanced capabilities and commitment to sustainability.

Measuring 55 meters in length, Karina is permanently outfitted with a range of cutting-edge survey equipment, including a Hull-Mounted Dual-Head Multibeam, Side Scan Sonar, Sub-bottom Profilers, Magnetometers, and Gradiometers Frames. These sophisticated tools enable Karina to undertake various types of surveys, including UXO surveys, with unparalleled precision and efficiency.

Karina’s standout feature lies in its dynamic positioning system, which allows the vessel to automatically maintain its position and heading, even in challenging offshore conditions. This capability ensures precise data acquisition during surveys, enhancing the accuracy and reliability of the results.

In addition to its advanced technology, Karina is also at the forefront of environmental sustainability. The vessel operates with very low fuel consumption, thanks to its efficient propulsion system, and can run 100% on biofuel. This eco-friendly approach underscores G-TEC’s commitment to minimizing its environmental footprint while delivering exceptional service.

Karina’s maiden project will commence in the European waters of an Offshore Wind Farm in the coming days, marking the beginning of its operational journey. The successful conversion of Karina is credited to the dedicated efforts of the entire G-TEC team, who have meticulously prepared the vessel for its inaugural mission.

As a DP survey vessel, Karina represents a significant addition to G-TEC’s fleet, enhancing their capacity to undertake complex surveys in offshore environments. With its advanced technology, commitment to sustainability, and skilled crew, Karina is poised to set new standards of excellence in the field of geophysical surveying.

About G-TEC

Established in 1993 with roots in academia, G-TEC has maintained a steadfast dedication to scientific rigor while providing clients with feasible and sustainable solutions. Specializing in areas such as dredging, offshore renewable energy, ports and coastal development, infrastructure, pipelines, cables, mining, and quarries, G-TEC’s services are tailored to meet the diverse needs of its clientele.

Backed by a team of internationally acclaimed geologists, engineers, biologists, and technicians, G-TEC has earned recognition as a premier provider of high-quality and safe geo-engineering services across onshore, intertidal, and shallow offshore environments. Each project undertaken by G-TEC is approached with meticulous attention to detail, blending in-house expertise with project-specific requirements to deliver comprehensive investigations.

Through its profound understanding of geophysical and environmental aspects, G-TEC delivers integrated studies that offer invaluable insights into site conditions and their implications for client projects. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, G-TEC continues to lead the way in delivering cutting-edge solutions for geophysical and GIS needs, setting new standards of excellence in the industry.

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