Cruise Planning Questionnaire


Ship: ATLANTIS
    Vehicle(s) required:
    Name of ship for ROV ops:
    Ch Sci:
Janet Voight
    Affiliation:
The Field Museum
    Address:
1400 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605
    Phone:
312-665-7723
    Email:
jvoight@fieldmuseum.org
    POC / contact info:
Departure port & date:31 May 2002
    Distance to first station:
    Number of stations:
    Distance between stations:
    Total days on station:
9
Arrival port & date:11 June 2002
Op area:N Pacifici
Lat/Lon:36N 122 E and 42N 126W
Depth range:to 3600 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: DEB-072695

    Science objectives/activities planned:
Biological collections from deep cold seeps at Monterey Fan Valley systerm and Gorda Ridge hydrothermal vents
Secondary, collections of hydrothermal fluids, rocks, deploy long-term probe, tote mini-magnetometer in basket,
night ops: CTD with deep-tow magnetometer

WHOI shipboard scientific instrumentation desired:
    12 kHz Transducer
    3.5 kHz Transducers
Fume Hood
Refrigerator
Deionized Water SystemChest Freezer
CTD/Rosette System-70 Deg Freezer
    Box Corer

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? Yes No. of xpndrs/nets: two xpndrs/3 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
CTD
3500
    Steel hydro
    Steel trawl
Box Corer
Box Corer
3600
    .681" fiber optic
    Do you require slip rings?
YesNumber of conductors:CTD
    Do you need non-standard wire?
NoIf so, what type?
    Do you need a traction winch?
Yes
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
No
    Equipment handling
No
    Inter/intraship communications
No
    Science stowage
No

If yes to any of the above, please identify:

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?


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:
Possibly a lap-top for downloading ICL data
    Other comments and information:
Date Submitted: 01/03/2002 05:51 PM