Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Cruise Planning Synopsis


KN200-04

Ship

R/V Knorr

Cruise Party

William JOhns: Chief Scientist, Principal Investigator
RSMAS, University of MIami 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, FL USA 33149
+1 305 421 4054

- added William JOhns as Chief Scientist on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
- added William JOhns as Principal Investigator on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Departure: Apr 13, 2011

Port Everglades, FL

Arrival: May 4, 2011

Port Everglades, FL

Operations Area

- see cruise prospectuc document -
- - see cruise prospectuc document - on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Lat/Lon: 26° 0.0′ N / 76° 0.0′ W
- set lat to 26° 0.0′ N, set lon to 76° 0.0′ W on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Depth Range: 100 / 5500
- set min to 100, set max to 5500 on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Will the vessel be operating within 200 NM of a foreign country? Bahamas
- Bahamas on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Are visas or special travel documents required? no
- set to no on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Science Objectives

- see cruise prospectuc document -
- - see cruise prospectuc document - on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Science Activities

- see cruise prospectuc document -
- - see cruise prospectuc document - on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Additional Info

Pre-cruise Planning Meeting: Teleconference
- Teleconference on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Stations:

Supporting documentation:

»Cruise_tracks_Johns_Knorr_clearance_attachment.docx
»NMFSS_Freight_List.pdf
»NMFSS_Freight_List_2.pdf
»RSMAS_KNorr_loadlist_apr2011.pdf
»AOML-KNORR-List.xls.pdf
»Cruise_Prospectus_Knorr_April_2011.doc
- added Cruise_tracks_Johns_Knorr_clearance_attachment.docx on Mar 14, 2011 4:47 PM by Eric Benway
- added NMFSS_Freight_List.pdf on Mar 14, 2011 4:46 PM by Eric Benway
- added NMFSS_Freight_List_2.pdf on Mar 14, 2011 4:46 PM by Eric Benway
- added RSMAS_KNorr_loadlist_apr2011.pdf on Mar 14, 2011 4:46 PM by Eric Benway
- added AOML-KNORR-List.xls.pdf on Mar 14, 2011 4:46 PM by Eric Benway
- added Cruise_Prospectus_Knorr_April_2011.doc on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Funding

Funding Agency: NSF
Grant or contract number: OCE-0728108

Scientific Instrumentation for R/V Knorr

Shipboard Equipment

Bathymetry System 12 kHz,
ADCP 300 kHz,
Bathymetry System 3.5 kHz ,
Multibeam ,
Deionized Water System,
12 kHz Pinger for Wire Use,
Science Underway Seawater System,
ADCP 75 kHz
-added Bathymetry System 12 kHz on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added ADCP 300 kHz on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Bathymetry System 3.5 kHz on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added ADCP 75 kHz on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Multibeam on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Science Underway Seawater System on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Deionized Water System on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added 12 kHz Pinger for Wire Use on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

CTD/Water Sampling

911+ Rosette 24-position, 10-liter bottle Rosette with dual T/C sensors,
SBE43 oxygen sensor
-added 911+ Rosette 24-position, 10-liter bottle Rosette with dual T/C sensors on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added SBE43 oxygen sensor on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Critical CTD Sensors

Request WHOI to suppluy a spare CTD and T/S/O2 sensors
- added Request WHOI to suppluy a spare CTD and T/S/O2 sensors on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

CTD-Related Equipment

Lowered Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (LADCP)
-added Lowered Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (LADCP) on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Hydrographic Analysis Equipment

Salinometer ,
Salt Bottles (2 cases of 125 ml provided)
-added Salinometer on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Salt Bottles (2 cases of 125 ml provided) on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

MET Sensors

Barometric Pressure,
Wind speed and direction,
Air temperature,
Relative Humidity,
Short Wave Solar Radiation
-added Barometric Pressure on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Wind speed and direction on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Air temperature on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Relative Humidity on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Short Wave Solar Radiation on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Storage Notes:

Navigation

Will you be using Long Base Line (LBL) navigation? no
- added no on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
How many nets? 0
How many tansponders? 0
Will you be using Doppler/GPS navigation?yes
- added yes on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Navigation Notes:

Winches

Mooring / TSE winch,
CTD Winch with .322" Electro-mechanical wire
-removed Hydro Winch with .25" hydro wire on Apr 5, 2011 12:08 PM by Eric Benway
-added Mooring / TSE winch on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added CTD Winch with .322" Electro-mechanical wire on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
-added Hydro Winch with .25" hydro wire on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Winch Notes:
Wire Notes:

Standard Oceanographic Cables

Slip ring required? no Number of conductors: 
Non-standard wire required? no Type: 
Traction winch required? no Describe: 

Portable Vans

Hydrographic Van
-added Hydrographic Van on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Specialized Deck Equipment

Mooring Deployment/Recovery Equipment Required: yes Type: Double-barrel capstain system
Cruise Specific Science Winch Required: no Type: 
Nets Required: no Type: 
Mooring Deployment/Recovery Equipment Revisions

- Mooring Deployment/Recovery Equipment Required? : changed from no to yes on Apr 5, 2011 12:08 PM by Eric Benway
- Mooring Deployment/Recovery Equipment Required? : added no on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
- Type : added Double-barrel capstain system on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway

Over the Side Equipment

Will you be bringing any equipment (winches, blocks, etc.) that lowers instruments over the side? no

Special Requirements

Elecrical Power: no Identify: 
Equipment Handling: no Identify: 
Inter/intraship Communications: no Identify: 
Science Stowage: no Identify: 
Water: no Identify: 

Additional Cruise Items/Activities

Explosive Devices:no
Portable Air Compressors:no
Flammable Gases:no
Small Boat Operations:no
SCUBA Diving Operations:no

Hazardous Material

Will hazardous material be utilized?no
- added no on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Describe deployment method and quantity:

Radioactive Material

Radioiosotopes:no

Additional Information

Is night time work anticipated on this cruise?yes
- added yes on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Specialized tech support (Seabeam, coring, other):
CTD/LADCP
- added CTD/LADCP on Jan 14, 2011 1:49 PM by Eric Benway
Other required equipment and special needs:
Mooring intensive and CTD / Hydro intensive cruise.
- added Mooring intensive and CTD / Hydro intensive cruise. on Apr 5, 2011 12:08 PM by Eric Benway

Checklist & Notes

Checklist

U.S. Customs Form: yes
- added yes on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Diplomatic Clearance: yes
- added yes on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Date Submitted: Dec 16, 2010
- added Dec 16, 2010 on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Date Approved:
Agent Information:
PORT EVERGLADES:

Master R/V Knorr
Attn: Scientist's Name - KN200-4
Wilhelmsen's Ship Services
8030 N.W. 77 Court
Medley, FL   33166

Contact:
Edwin Delgado
Marine Manager
North America
Tel: 305-883-3829
Fax: 305-675-9260
Mobile:305-586-4803
Email: 'edwin.delgado@wilhelmsen.com'

AGENT NOTE: For all reply emails please use the following email address:
wss-mia-shipsagency@wilhelmsen.com  unless yourequire personal & confidential communication then please reply to 'edwin.delgado@wilhelmsen.com'

WHOI NOTE:  Agent and WHOI contacts should be copied on all communications.  It is requested that shipment information of any equipment be communicated to the Agent and WHOI contacts
- added PORT EVERGLADES:

Master R/V Knorr
Attn: Scientist's Name - KN200-4
Wilhelmsen's Ship Services
8030 N.W. 77 Court
Medley, FL   33166

Contact:
Edwin Delgado
Marine Manager
North America
Tel: 305-883-3829
Fax: 305-675-9260
Mobile:305-586-4803
Email: 'edwin.delgado@wilhelmsen.com'

AGENT NOTE: For all reply emails please use the following email address:
wss-mia-shipsagency@wilhelmsen.com  unless yourequire personal & confidential communication then please reply to 'edwin.delgado@wilhelmsen.com'

WHOI NOTE:  Agent and WHOI contacts should be copied on all communications.  It is requested that shipment information of any equipment be communicated to the Agent and WHOI contacts
on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Countries:
Notes:
Bahamas check in possible. 
- added Bahamas check in possible.  on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Isotope Use Approval: no
- added no on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Isotope Notes:
SCUBA Diving: no
- added no on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway

Checklist

SSSG Tech:
Amy Simonneau and Anton Zafero
- added Amy Simonneau and Anton Zafero on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
- MOB Sunday Apirl 10 - Apirl 12.
U.K. Mooring group will have 8 containers delivered to dock for unloading.  One 20 foot contiainer will be loaded, the rest unpacked by forklft.

- Double (vertical) capstan winch will be welded to their own deck plates on Monday April 11 by outside vendor already set up.

- TSE with tip plate to be loaded on main deck as back up winch

- UNOLS lab van on 01 deck to be used by NOAA group on cruise for O2 and Salts

- NOAA / UM is bringing their own CTD rosette for cruise.
- added - MOB Sunday Apirl 10 - Apirl 12.
U.K. Mooring group will have 8 containers delivered to dock for unloading.  One 20 foot contiainer will be loaded, the rest unpacked by forklft.

- Double (vertical) capstan winch will be welded to their own deck plates on Monday April 11 by outside vendor already set up.

- TSE with tip plate to be loaded on main deck as back up winch

- UNOLS lab van on 01 deck to be used by NOAA group on cruise for O2 and Salts

- NOAA / UM is bringing their own CTD rosette for cruise.
on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway
Knorr will need to check into the Bahamas for reserach clearance. 
Marsh Harbor is the prefeed location.  On or about April 15.
- added Knorr will need to check into the Bahamas for reserach clearance. 
Marsh Harbor is the prefeed location.  On or about April 15.
on Apr 5, 2011 12:12 PM by Eric Benway