zoom SeaBird Exploration Plc (SeaBird) said that the company has secured three contracts with a combined estimated duration of 40 days and a value of approximately USD 5 million.The first contract is for the seismic vessel Harrier Explorer which has been awarded a two-month extension to the current contract in the North Sea. The vessel will operate under the extended contract until the second half of May 2014. The value of the extension is estimated at USD 4 million.The Aquila Explorer has been awarded a contract for a survey off the North West shelf of Australia. In addition, the vessel has been contracted for two surveys in New Zealand.SeaBird, March 14, 2014
New Delhi: Over 1.63 lakh aspirants have registered on the Delhi University’s (DU) admission portal so far, university officials said on Sunday.The DU had commenced the online registration process at 8 pm on May 30. It will conclude on June 14 and the first cut-off list is likely to be released on June 20. The DU is holding “open days” for students and parents to clear their doubts. The first “Open Day” was held on May 31 and the second will be held in the North Campus on Monday. Also Read – Cylinder blast kills mother and daughter in Karawal NagarTill now, 1,63,597 students have registered and 78,066 have made payments, the university said. Of the total number of registrations, 50,057 aspirants are in the unreserved category, 13,028 in the Other Backward Classes (OBC) category, 11,269 in the Scheduled Caste (SC) category, 2,361 in the Scheduled Tribe (ST) category and 1,357 in the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) category. This year, the DU has effected a 10-per cent seat increase in the EWS category and there will be a rise of close to 6,000 seats, taking the total number of seats for undergraduate courses to 62,000. There will be separate cut-offs for the students in the EWS category.