ABS RECORD
General Characteristics
Name: Class Number: IMO Number: Status:
GSF EXPLORER 7310452 7233292 In Operation, Active, Classed 

Designation
  Official Registry Number 1982
  Call Sign YJQQ3
  Flag Name Republic of Vanuatu
  Port of Registration Port Vila
  Date Of Registry 17 Jun 2013
   
  Delivery Date 01 Jul 1973
   
Categories
  Description Drilling Vessel
  Vessel Type Ship Type Unit
  SOLAS CATEGORY MODU
  MARPOL CATEGORY Not an Oil Tanker
  IBC_IGC CATEGORY Not Applicable
  ISM CATEGORY MODU
 
Previous Names
  Name From Date To Date
  GLOMAR EXPLORER 01 Jan 1978 10 Jun 2004
  HUGHES GLOMAR EXPLORER 01 Jan 1973 01 Jan 1978
 
Previous Flags
  Flag Name Port Name From Date To Date
  United States of America Houston, TX 19 May 2002 10 Jul 2013
 
ABS Class Notations
  A1, Drilling Vessel, , AMS, DPS-2
 
Additional Notations
  CRC
 
Service Limit
  Unrestricted Service
Other Societies
  Dual Class Society Indian Register of Shipping
 
 
ABS Safety, Quality and/or Environmental Standards :
 
International code for the security of the ships and of port facilities (ISPS Code), ABS Security Notation:
 
Anchor Equipment
  Equipment Numeral U-39
 
Other Info
  Rapid Response Program No
  Planned Maintenance Program No
  Condition Monitoring Program No
 
Principal Characteristics
  Estimated Gross Tonnage 32562 tonnes
  Design Deadweight 40344.874 tonnes
  Length between Perpendicular 179.7049 m
  Molded Breadth(M) 35.2684
  Molded Depth(M) 15.493
  Length Overall LOA 188.5706 m
Tonnage
  Regulation Gross Tonnage Net Tonnage
  ITC 27686 (Registered) 8305 (Registered)
  SUEZ 32562 25026
Functions
  Drilling - Self Propelled
 
Builder
Builder Customer Number Builder Building ID Builder Role Project Description Contractual Responsibility Contract Date
SUN SHIPBUILDING & DRYDOCK CO. 887664 661 Prime Build     01 Jul 1973
BAE SYSTEMS SHARED SERVICES INC. 045147   Subcontractor   CONVERTED TO DRILLING VESSEL BY 31 Jul 1998
 
Freeboard Assignments
  Freeboard Deadweight(tonnes) Calculated Freeboard(mm) State
  Conventional Freeboard from Ring 40344.874 3956.05 Active
 
 
 
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