Polar Empress is an advanced seismic vessel with 22 streamers and ice-class 1A*. The vessel is owned by Shearwater Geoservices and GC Rieber Shipping is responsible for technical management.
The vessel is a further development of GC Rieber Shipping’s design, currently used for Polar Duke and Polar Duchess. She is designed for global trading and particularly suitable for seasonal trading in demanding waters. It is a proven design very well received by our customers and their end clients, and maintains all existing strengths while improve streamer, bunker and accommodation capacities.