SeaBird Exploration PLC has informed that the board member John Olav Økland has resigned from the Board of Directors with immediate effect.
Økland was appointed as director of the company in an EGM held on 9 December 2011. Økland is a Master Mariner educated at Bergen Maritime Høgskole (85/86).
He has approximately 25 years of working experiences from the fishing/shipping industry in various roles. He is one of the founders and co-owner of Ordinat Shipping AS, Havsula Invest AS, Økland Fiskebåtrederi AS and Rederiet Økland AS. The companies hold fishing/shipping offshore vessels. Økland is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Spain.
SeaBird is a global provider of marine acquisition for 2D/3D and 4D seismic data, and associated products and services to the oil and gas industry. Main focus for the company is proprietary seismic surveys (contract seismic).