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Dave Clayton

 Oct 1969 - Dec 1983



100ft mast at sunset.
South of Medan, North Sumatra 1970

Where are we, Ray @ NOLA

GSIs Arctic Explorer in the ice.  1
973? NW North West passage NW Territories Canada.

Alouette approaching.  Shoran calibration for rig move out of Darwin.
Dave Clayton and Phil Cosgrove on Mobile end and Jim O'Reilly on base end. 1972?

  

Bob Molloy & Erick Amohanga.  
ONI Singapore shop upgrading JMR-4 Satellite receiver firmware

Dave on station.  South of Medan Nth Sumatra 1970

M/V Arctic Explorer and M/V Carino-GSI Charters
configured for 2D Streamer work. 
Holsteinburg, Greenland

Dave Clayton-Shoran Base Station. 
Northern tip of Sumatra. Near Banda Aceh.
Top of mountain Go Larmena(?) locating and occupying a Dutch survey marker not seen 45 years. Setting station in middle of a tropical rain storm. Station was operational 6 hours and then secured, project completed. 100 locals humped all the equipment from sea level to 1,600' mountain top and back down.


M/V Arctic Explorer NW Candian Arctic
Island within 600 mile of magnetic northpole,

Al Devoe, Dave Clayton and Mike Matthews. 
Lake Poncertrain NOLA. Training.

Zhanjiang South China  JMR-4
training class by Dave Clayton for
South Sea Branch,
Peoples Republic,
Petroleum Corporation. 1979


Dale Wallce, Gordon Owen photo taken by
Dave Clayton. Hong Kong ferry from Hong Kong to seismic vessel in harbour. 1979


Ken Dunwoody Western Geophysical and Bill Rowse ONI, Dave Clayton taking photo. Shoran base station Adele Island Western Australia. 1971?

Vessel of Opportunity fitted with Shoran and heading out to lay buoy pattern for a rig move. Dave Clayton taking photo.  Vessel leaving Darwin NT Australia. Dave Clayton and Phil Cosgrove rigged the vessel and crewed by ONI party chief possibly John Montague PC? 1972?

M/V Arctic Explorer GSI 2D Streamer work. Photo taken Dave Clayton in helo. Canadian NW Territories. Possibly Kane Basin. 1973?


Dave & Gordon Owen Flying in Mobil Oil's chater twin otter Singapore to Medan 1970?

Dave Clayton and 100 local's.
Northern tip of Sumatra. Near Banda Aceh. Top of mountain Go Larmena(?) locating and occupying a Dutch survey marker not seen 45 years.

Molly Landry and Ray Landry with Dave Clayton. Party in NOLA year ?
 

Dave Clayton and Tom Bain. Crawfish boil ONI NOLA year ?


ONI Tech's  ONI workshop Perth Western Australia. Dave Clayton providing JMR Satellite receiver training year ?


Hubert Schmitter, photo taken by Dave Clayton. 
Western Endeavour working off West coast Australia. 1973?


Ted Patio . Phot taken byDave Clayton.
Maxiran testing on splillway North of NOLA.  Year ?

Jim Mahlum Photo by Dave Clayton
Onboard the Western Endeavour offshore Western Australia. 1973.

 

Jim Thompson (GSI) and Dave Clayton. M/V Arctic Explorerer offshore east coast Canada 1974?


Dave Clayton and chief of police + his family.  Shoran Base station south of Medan North Sumatra. Year 1972?


Ken Dunwoody Western Geophysical and Bill Rowse ONI, Dave Clayton taking photo.
Shoran base station Adele Island Western Australia. 1971?

Billy ??  Shoran Base Station operator. Lake Toba North Sumatra. 1972?


Dave Clayton
NOLA year ?

Ron Rounds and ?.
ONI Australia office administrator. Year ?

ONI warehouse Photo taken by Dave Clayton.
Crawfish boil year ?

M/V Western Edeavour 
Port Hedland. Western Australia Year 1973?

 

ONI Antenna farm Harahan

ONI Antenna farm Harahan

Jim O'Rielly, Dave Clayton, Jim Mahlum. ONI
Walk About Motel Port Hedland Western Australia. Year 1972?


Dave Clayton
ONI Shoran installation. M/V Midnight Worker, Blood worth shipyards Houston. Year ?



Gordon Owen, Phil Cosgrove, Al Poope's dad, Al Poppe, ?, Dave Clayton (right)  
Neighborhood party by Al Poppe year ?


Charley McCarley, Ted Patrio Pat Matthews and Howie Adams. Photo taken by Dave  Clayton. Maxiran testing NOLA year ?


Al Poppe and ONI Gang.
Dave Clayton's farewell party and Claudette Roberts house 1983.

Dave Clayton ONI
Helicopter ice patrol from M/V Arctic Explorer 1974 /

ONI Base operator, Dave Clayton and Brian Hardy Western Geophysical.  Shoran Base station on island offshore Wester Australia  possibly Adele Is. 1971 or 2.?


Marion Lassiter and Genelle Poppe
Dave Clayton's farewell party and Claudette Roberts house 1983.

ONI gang
Dave Clayton's farewell party and Claudette Roberts house 1983.

 

Two GSI techs and two helo crew.
Heli deck on Arctic Explorer in the Candian Artic  1974?

Joe Mitchell, Dave Clayton, Fred Haar all ONI
NOLA Maxiran field tests. Year ?

Les Shroeder ONI .Phot taken by Dave Clayton.
Mapping department manager.

Dr Ed Christie ONI photo taken by Dave Clayton.
Technical director ONI NOLA. Year ?

Kenny Fourey ONI TDL 711 Salesman photo teken by Dave Clayton.  Checking out ONI TDL 711 Loran-c Navigator onboard a PHI helicopter in NOLA.


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