Cruise Planning Questionnaire


Ship: ATLANTIS
    Vehicle(s) required:
    Name of ship for ROV ops:
    Ch Sci:
(Scott Nooner C.S.) Monika Bright P.I.
    Affiliation:
University of Vienna
    Address:
Department of Marine Biology
Althanstr. 14
A-1090 Vienna
Austria
    Phone:
+43-14277-54331
    Email:
monika.bright@univie.ac.at
    POC / contact info:
Departure port & date:
    Distance to first station:
    Number of stations:
    Distance between stations:
    Total days on station:
Arrival port & date:
Op area:
Lat/Lon:
Depth range:
    Will the vessel be operating within 200 NM of a foreign country?
    Which country?
    Are visas or special travel documents required?

Funding agency:
Other Specify:Austrian Science Foundation

Grant or contract number: FWF P20190-B17

    Science objectives/activities planned:
recovery of experiments from 9N EPR

WHOI shipboard scientific instrumentation desired:
Fume hood
Refrigerator
Deionized water system
-70 deg freezer
Walk-in cooler (AT only)

Is nighttime work anticipated on this cruise?

    Critical MET sensors:
    Critical CTD sensors:

Do you need Seabeam? (AT and KN only) No

Long baseline (LBL) transponder navigation? Yes No. of xpndrs/nets:
Ultra-short baseline (USBL) navigation? Yes
Doppler/GPS navigation? Yes

Will you be using portable science vans? No How many:


Science Van #1
Science Van #2
Science Van #3
    Type/size
    Location
    Water
    Power

Anticipated standard oceanographic cable use:

Instruments(s)
Instrument Weight(s)
Maximum Depth
    Conducting hydro
    Steel hydro
    Steel trawl
    .681" fiber optic
    Do you require slip rings?
NoNumber of conductors:
    Do you need non-standard wire?
NoIf so, what type?
    Do you need a traction winch?
No
Will you be bringing any equipment (winches, blocks, etc.) that lowers equipment over the side? No

If yes, please provide details:
Will there be special requirements for:

    Electrical power
No
    Equipment handling
No
    Inter/intraship communications
No
    Science stowage
Yes

If yes to any of the above, please identify: after the cruise we would like to leave 10 small bioboxes onboard, until Atlantis reaches a US port

Will any of the following items be used on board?

    Explosive devices
No
    Portable air compressors
No
    Flammable gases
No
    Radioisotopes
No
    Isotope van
No

Will hazardous material be used aboard, or deployed by an ROV? Yes

What measures or plans have been made a) in the event of a spill, and b) for the removal and/or disposal of these materials at the completion of the cruise?
a) we bring emergency spill kits
b) all chemicals will be taken off the ship immediately after the cruise