2019 programme


The map provides an overview of the 2019 mapping area. Map: Norwegian Petroleum Directorate.

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.


Ocean Infinity


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.

The map provides an overview of the 2019 mapping area.


News about the expedition

Successful exploration for seabed minerals 


Updated: 08/11/2021

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