Detailed mapping was carried out of the seabed associated with the north-eastern areas of the Mohns Ridge in the Norwegian Sea.
Technical experience from the 2018 expedition played a key role in carrying out the assignment.
5 x AUVs, 3 in the water at the same time.
AUV: 3 x Hugin 6000
Sensors: MBES, SSS, SBP, SAS, Mag, SP, pH/ORP
ROV: Kystdesign (KD31)
3868 line km of AUV data, 5 x ROV dives collecting geological samples. Discovered the "Gnitahei" sulphide deposit and verified the "Mohns Treasure" sulphide deposit.
Detailed map of the mapping area
The area in white indicates the area where data was collected.
News about the expedition