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General
Data set name

Currents, winds and waves collected at the Ivanhoe/Rob Roy Fields, northern North Sea (1989-)

Data holding centreAmerada Hess Limited
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom September 1989 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Northern North Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Wind strength and direction; Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Wave height and period statistics

Instruments

Anemometers; wave recorders; current meters

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises measurements of currents, waves and winds collected at the Ivanhoe/Rob Roy Fields (58 11'N, 0 06'E, water depth 140m) in the northern North Sea by Amerada Hess Ltd. Data collection began on 22 September 1989 and is continuing.

OriginatorsAmerada Hess Limited
Availability 
OrganisationAmerada Hess Limited
AvailabilityBy negotiation
Address

Amerada Hess Limited
1 Berry Street
Aberdeen

AB25 1HF
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1224 243000
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1057002
Global identifier763
Last revised2009-12-01