IRSO 2017

Announcement The 30th International Research Ship Operators (IRSO) meeting will occur from Oct 16-19, 2017 Venue: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) in Yokosuka (Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan) Meeting Information: 2017 IRSO Reminder (PDF) – July 04, 2017 2017 IRSO Supplement 1 (PDF) – Excursion info for IRSO Attendees & Guests 2017 IRSO Supplement […]

IRSO 2016

Announcement The 29th International Research Ship Operators (IRSO) meeting occurred on Oct 10-14, 2016. Venue: National Research Council – CNR Facility Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy Meeting Information: 2016 IRSO First Information (PDF) 2016 IRSO Draft Agenda (PDF) 2016 IRSO Attendee Program (PDF) 2016 IRSO Accompanying Guests Program (PDF) Meeting Minutes: 2016 IRSO Meeting Minutes IRSO 2016 Film: […]

IRSO 2015

The 28th International Research Ship Operators (IRSO) meeting occurred on Oct 20-23, 2015 in La Jolla, California, USA. Please scroll down to view the meeting presentations. Host: NOAA/NSF/ONR/UNOLS Co-Host and Meeting Venue: Scripps Institute of Oceanography, La Jolla, California USA Dear Colleagues: We are pleased to provide you with details of the 28th International Research Ship […]

INMARTECH 2016

INMARTECH 2016 was hosted by IMR in Bergen, Norway from 04-06, Oct 2016. Additional information including the meeting agenda, registration details, etc are posted on the INMARTECH 2016 website at: http://inmartech2016.imr.no/  

INMARTECH 2014 Symposium Presentations

Presentations and final documents from the 2014 INMARTECH meeting on November 18-21, 2014 at Oregon State University and the NOAA Pacific Marine Operations Center can be found below. Meeting Agenda & Attendance: INMARTECH 2014 Technical Program Guide INMARTECH 2014 Attendance Final Presentations:  IceBreaker INMARTECH 2014 Icebreaker Session Acoustic Sessions INMARTECH 2014 – Acoustic Session: Optimizing Sonar […]

Safety Alert: Mooring hook pre-release

During deployment of the sediment trap segment of a deep sea mooring from the Marine National Facility research vessel Southern Surveyor, a technician holding a release hook trigger-line suffered a head injury after the hook unexpectedly released and swung free. Read more about this safety issue and the procedural changes made in the Marine National […]

IRSO 2014 – Draft Agenda and Information

Dear Colleagues Further to the first information sent on 3 July, I would like to provide you with an update on the IRSO 2014 meeting. Registration As at 31 July 2014, 37 registration forms have been received for the meeting.  If you have not yet registered, please do as soon as possible – the information […]

USCG Lessons Learned – Battery Weight Varies

We just received the following Safety Announcement from the USCG that might be of interest to IRSO members: United States Coast Guard Inspections and Compliance Directorate Marine Lessons Learned  02-14 July 9, 2014 Washington, DC BATTERY WEIGHT VARIES Use proper replacement parts on all Emergency Equipment. This serves as a reminder for vessel owner operators […]