ABS RECORD
General Characteristics
Name:Class Number:IMO Number:Status:
GSF EXPLORER73104527233292Laid Up, Inactive, Class Cancelled 

Designation
 Official Registry Number1982
 Call SignYJQQ3
 Flag NameRepublic of Vanuatu
 Port of RegistrationPort Vila
 Date Of Registry17 Jun 2013
  
 Delivery Date01 Jul 1973
  
Categories
 DescriptionDrilling Vessel
 Vessel TypeShip Type Unit
 SOLAS CATEGORYMODU
 MARPOL CATEGORYNot an Oil Tanker
 IBC_IGC CATEGORYNot Applicable
 ISM CATEGORYMODU
 
Previous Names
  Name From Date To Date
 GLOMAR EXPLORER01 Jan 197810 Jun 2004
 HUGHES GLOMAR EXPLORER01 Jan 197301 Jan 1978
 
Previous Flags
  Flag Name Port Name From Date To Date
 United States of AmericaHouston, TX19 May 200210 Jul 2013
 
ABS Class Notations
 A1, Drilling Vessel, , AMS, DPS-2
 
Service Limit
 Unrestricted Service
 
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 NumeralU-39
 
Other Info
 Rapid Response ProgramNo
 
Principal Characteristics
 Estimated Gross Tonnage32562 tonnes
 Design Deadweight40344.874 tonnes
 Length between Perpendicular179.7049 m
 Molded Breadth(M)35.2684
 Molded Depth(M)15.493
 Length Overall LOA188.5706 m
Tonnage
  Regulation Gross Tonnage Net Tonnage
 ITC27686 (Registered) 8305 (Registered)
 SUEZ3256225026
Functions
 Drilling - Self Propelled
 
Builder
BuilderCustomer NumberBuilder Building IDBuilder RoleProject DescriptionContractual ResponsibilityContract Date
SUN SHIPBUILDING & DRYDOCK CO. 887664661Prime Build  01 Jul 1973
BAE SYSTEMS SHARED SERVICES INC.045147 Subcontractor CONVERTED TO DRILLING VESSEL BY31 Jul 1998
 
Freeboard Assignments
  Freeboard Deadweight(tonnes) Calculated Freeboard(mm) State
 Conventional Freeboard from Ring40344.8743956.05Active
 
 
 
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