Cruise Planning Questionnaire


Ship: KNORR
    Vehicle(s) required:
    Name of ship for ROV ops:
    Ch Sci:
Smethie/Swift (haven't decided yet)
    Affiliation:
LDEO (Smethie); UCSD/SIO (Swift)
    Address:
Swift:
James H. Swift
UCSD/SIO, 0214
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0214
    Phone:
858-534-3387
    Email:
jswift@ucsd.edu
    POC / contact info:
Departure port & date:May 12, 2002
    Distance to first station:
    Number of stations:
    Distance between stations:
    Total days on station:
(??) 39 full days at sea required
Arrival port & date:June 21, 2002
Op area:Nordic Seas (entire ice-free portion)
Lat/Lon:60-80N, 20E-30W
Depth range:0-4000 m
    Will the vessel be operating within 200 NM of a foreign country?
    Which country?
    Are visas or special travel documents required?

Funding agency:
      NSF
Specify:

Grant or contract number: OCE-0118033

    Science objectives/activities planned:
150 surface-to-bottom CTD/rosette/LADCP stations covering preset pattern in Nordic Seas. Afjust sampling plan to ODEN (in ice).

WHOI shipboard scientific instrumentation desired:
    12 kHz Transducer
Refrigerator
Deionized Water System
Pinger for Wire Use

Is nighttime work anticipated on this cruise? Yes

    Critical MET sensors:
    Critical CTD sensors:

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

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

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
CTD/rosette
near 1000 kg full
4000 m
    Steel hydro
    Steel trawl
    .681" fiber optic
    Do you require slip rings?
YesNumber of conductors:3
    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?

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

    Electrical power
Yes
    Equipment handling
Yes
    Inter/intraship communications
Yes
    Science stowage
Yes

If yes to any of the above, please identify: clean & UPS power, boom or tracks to move rosette to hangar plus tuggers; walkie-talkies (can supply

Will any of the following items be used on board?

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

Will hazardous material be used aboard, or deployed by an ROV? Yes No

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?


Vehicle equipment required:Check one or both:
Major water samplers
Large capacity slurp samplers
Small capacity slurp samplers
Bio collection boxes
Push corers
Scoop nets
High temperature probe
Low temperature probe
Heat flow probe
Magnetometer
Portable CTD
Digital Still Camera
Search Sonar
Profiling Sonar
Rock Drill (Jason only)
Video Duplication (Jason)
Elevators
    Other vehicle-related equipment (list):
    Science equipment to be installed on vehicle:
    Electronic equipment used in the ALVIN personnel sphere:
    Other comments and information:
Page as filled out by Swift does not necessarily reflect requirements of Smethie, Schlosser, and Pickart/Torres.
Also, please see email expected to be sent 8/16/2001 from J.Swift to Jon Alberts. Thanks.

Date Submitted: 08/15/2001 06:24 PM