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  Oregon vibracoring  -  2018  -  Roger Revelle  
  Project Information  
Project Title: Archaeological resources and submerged landscapes off the central Oregon coast Project Status: Submitted
Principal Investigator: Boe Derosier, SIO Project Institution: SIO
Project ID: 106012 Version #: 3
Date Submitted: 1/16/2018 6:04:00 PM Created By: Jillian Maloney
Date Last Modified: 2/8/2018 4:52:00 AM URI Serial #: None
Funding Agencies: INST/UCSD/SIO - NONE - Funded
Summary of Field Work: We plan to collect 16 vibracores using Coastal Carolina University’s vibracore. The cores are 10 m in length and 4” diameter. The coring equipment will be operated by students and faculty advisors in cooperation with shipboard marine technicians, the captain, and crew. The instrument will be deployed from the A-frame and lowered to the seafloor. Once on the seafloor, the vibrating motors will be engaged, allowing the inner core-tube and liner to sink into the sediments. For recovery, the core-tube will first be pulled from the seafloor using the hydraulics built into the vibracore system (without the use of the winch). Once the core-tube has been released from the seafloor, the winch will be used to pull the entire system back to the surface and aboard the vessel. After each recovery, the core-tube liner, now filled with sediment, will be removed and divided into 1.5 m sections, labeled, capped, and stored on the vessel. A new liner will be inserted into the core-tube and the instrument will be prepared for re-deployment.
Summary of Facility Requirements: The R/V Revelle is requested. We will work with the ship's crew to identify deployment and recovery options for the vibracore system.
Summary of other requirements and comments:  
Ship Request Identification
Type of Request: Primary Ship Use Request Status: Submitted
Request ID: 1009696 Created By: Jillian Maloney
Date Last Modified: 2/8/2018 4:52:00 AM Date Submitted: 1/16/2018 6:04:00 PM
Requested Ship, Operating Days and Dates
Year: 2018 Ship/Facility: Roger Revelle
Optimum Start Date: 5/30/2018 Dates to Avoid: Preference is for summer to minimize chances of rough seas.
Earliest Start Date: 5/30/2018 Multi-Ship Op: No
Latest Start Date: 6/10/2018 Other Ship(s): N/A

Operating Days Needed: Science Days Mob Days De-Mob Days Estimated Transit Days Total Days
4 1 1 1 7
Repeating Cruise?
(within same year)
No Interval:   # of Cruises:  

Description of Repeating cruise requirements: None.
Justification/Explanation for ship choice, dates,
conflicts, number of days & multi-ship operations:
R/V Revelle meets requirements for science plan and is scheduled to be in the study region in summer 2018.
Work Area for Cruise
Short Description of Op Area
for use in schedules:
central Oregon
Description of Op Area: The study area is located ~70 km south of Newport, OR and in water depths ranging from ~30-160 m.
Op Area Size/Dia.: 13
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
43.9808° N / 124.3586° W map
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NP09 map
43.6654° N / 124.3934° W map
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Foreign Clearance and Permitting Requirements
Foreign Clearance Required? No Coastal States:
 Important Info on Foreign Research Clearances  

Are you or any member in your science party bringing in any science equipment items which are regulated for export by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)?
No If yes, have you applied for the necessary permits through your export control office? No
 Questions about ITAR/EAR regulations?

Comments about foreign clearance requirements or
description of any other special permitting requirements
(e.g., MMPA, ESA, IHA, Marine Sanctuaries, etc.)
Port Calls
Requested Start Port Intermediate Port(s) Requested End Port
San Diego, CA, USA None Newport, OR, USA
Explanation/justification for requested
ports and dates of intermediate stops
or to list additional port stops

 Important Info on Working in Foreign Ports

Science Party
Chief Scientist: Boe Derosier, SIO
# in Science Party 20 # of different science teams 2 # Marine Technicians to be
provided by ship operator:
(include in science party total)
Explanation of Science Party Requirements and Technician Requirements Two technicians required for 24 hr operations. Two teams of 9 people for each shift to include crew for deployment, recovery, and sediment core break-down.
Instrumentation Requirements That Impact Scheduling Decisions
Selected Dynamic PositioningUnselected ADCPSelected MultibeamUnselected Seismic
Selected Dredging/Coring/Large Dia. Trawl WireUnselected Stern A-frameUnselected Fiber Optic (.681)Unselected 0.680 Coax Wire
Unselected SCUBA DivingUnselected Radioisotope use - briefly describeUnselected NO Radioisotope use/Natural level workUnselected Other Operator Provided Inst. - Describe
0 PI-Provided Vans - briefly describe Unselected MOCNESS  
Explain Instrumentation or Capability
requirements that could affect choice
of ship in scheduling.

Core system is 10 m in length and requires large A-frame and winch cable.

Major Ancillary Facilities (that require coordination of schedules with ship schedule)
Unselected Helicopter Ops (USCG)Unselected Twin OtterUnselected Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) 
Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
Unselected Other AUVUnselected Sentry  
Coring Facility
Unselected Jumbo Piston CoringUnselected Large Gravity Core Unselected MC800 multicorer w/ MISO camera/telemetryUnselected OSU Coring Facility (MARSSAM)
Unselected Other Large Coring FacilityUnselected WHOI Long Core  
Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV)
Unselected AlvinUnselected Clelia (HBOI)Unselected JSL I & II (HBOI)Unselected Other HOV
Other Facility
Unselected MISO Facility - deep-sea imagingUnselected Other FacilityUnselected Potential Fields Pool Equipment 
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Unselected JasonUnselected Other ROV  
Seismic Facility
Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Center (OBSIC)Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (OBSIP)Unselected Ocean-Bottom Seismometer Program (UTIG)Unselected Other Seismic/OBS Facility
Unselected PASSCALUnselected Portable MCS groupUnselected Portable MCS/SCS groupUnselected U.S. Geological Survey Ocean Bottom Seismometer Facility (USGS at WHOI)
Towed Underwater Vehicle
Unselected ARGO IIUnselected Hawaii MR1 (HMRG)Unselected IMI12 (HMRG)Unselected IMI120 (HMRG - formerly DSL 120A)
Unselected IMI30 (HMRG)Unselected Other Towed Underwater VehicleUnselected Towfish 
UNOLS Van Pool
Unselected AUV Lab Van #1Unselected Clean Lab VanUnselected Cold Lab VanUnselected General Purpose Lab Van
Unselected Radioisotope Lab VanUnselected Wet Lab Van  
UNOLS Winch Pool
Unselected Mooring SpoolerUnselected Portable WinchUnselected Turn Table 
Explain Major Ancillary Facilities
Requirements and list description
and provider for "other" systems.

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