|Multibeam||Kongsberg EM122||12 kHz||150 degrees maximum swath width|
|Sub-Bottom Profiler||Knudsen CHIRP 3260||Echosounder|
|Magnetometer||Marine Magnetics SeaSpy|
|Gravity Meter||Bell BGM - 3|
|ADCP||RDI Ocean Surveyor RDI Ocean Surveyor||
|Underway Data System||Meteorological and Sea Surface|
|Data Network||3.5 and 12||Ethernet, audiovisual in labs and staterooms, F/O and copper links|
|Computer System||Multiple Linux servers||1 GB network|
|Work Stations||UNIX and PC||Numerous in labs|
|Printers/ Plotters||Laserjet and color inkjet|
Bioanalytical Lab with precision temperature control. Use of isotopes is prohibited in ship's laboratories. Isotope isolation vans are available by request. Other equipment and technical services available on cruise-specific basis.
Vans: Numerous van placement locations on main deck, winch deck and forward on 02 deck.
Communications: VHF, SSB voice, and INMARSAT voice and data.
In-port San Diego phone number: (858) 534-1646
INMARSAT phone number: 011-872-1503656
INMARSAT fax: 011-872--81-1503656
INMARSAT area code is 872 when ship is in Pacific; other codes are 871, 873, or 874 for east Atlantic, west Atlantic, Indian Ocean.
All users are responsible for the cost of email traffic both to and from the ship. Science party members (and crew) are allotted a $1/day allowance for email expenses. Costs in excess of this allowance will be collected from users at the completion of each cruise.
Future planned upgrades/refits: Replace MK 23 gyro, replace winch readouts, radars and fathometer.