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Christopher Griner

Engineering Assistant
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Photos contributed by Christopher Griner.

Chris sailed on
Oceanus numerous times, both as a member of the ship's crew and as a technician for several research projects.


Cover of Currents, 1996

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Spray from the bow of the Oceanus, cover of Currents, Winter 1996. (Christopher Griner)


Retrieval of Coastal Mixing and Optics Experiment Gear from Oceanus

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Oceanus crew and scientists retrieve Coastal Mixing and Optics Experiment Gear during a 1996 research voyage. (Christopher Griner)


Oceanus Leaves for Its Final Science Mission in 2011

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Oceanus departs Woods Hole for its final science mission in 2011. (Christopher Griner)


Oceanus Returns from Its Final Voyage, 2011

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Oceanus docks at WHOI after its final voyage in 2011. (Christopher Griner)


Oceanus near Tarpaulin Cove in 1997

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A postcard featuring Oceanus near Tarpaulin Cove in 1997. (Christopher Griner)


Hugh Dakers, Oceanus Steward

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Hugh Dakers, the steward on Oceanus for many years, seen her on the Atlantis II. (Christopher Griner)


View from the Oceanus's crane.

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View from the Oceanus's crane. (Christopher Griner)


Oceanus at sea, before her midlife re-fit.

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Oceanus at sea, before her midlife re-fit. (Christopher Griner)


Chris Griner in command of Achilles Inflatable. Oceanus in background.

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Chris Griner in command of Achilles Inflatable. Oceanus in background. (Christopher Griner)


Oceanus in drydock, stern view showing Cort Nozzle.

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Oceanus in drydock, stern view showing Cort Nozzle. (Christopher Griner)

Last updated: November 28, 2011