Marine Information and Data Acquisition System
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Required platforms
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RV Simon Stevin
Zeekat, RIB

Requesting scientist
Head of the Department*
Responsible scientist*
2nd Responsible Scientist*

Identification of the project
Title of the project*
Financing organisation
Dutch abstract of the project*
English abstract of the project*
When in co-operation with other, research team(s) please mention which one(s)

Supply a score and motivation (if applicable) for the following priority criteria (0=not applicable; 5=extremely relevant)
Priority Criteria Score Motivation
Integrated character of the proposed campaign (serving multiple research teams)*
For researchers with a minimum of 5yrs of experience: indications that the research results acquired during earlier campaigns onboard RV Simon Stevin, Zeekat or RV Zeeleeuw are qualitatively validated (ie. reference in publications, on posters, in presentations, media,...)*
Innovative character (scientific and methodological, ie. Deployment of new instruments)*
Technical and operational feasibility*
Cooperation with other researchers or disciplines (national and international)*
Cooperation with other research infrastructures in national or international projects or initiatives*
Scientific track record of the research team (not necessarily marine but well populated)*

Cruise details
Period and number of days (for each period for which you need ship time, mention begin date and end date of the suitable period, and the number of days needed.)*
Number of people*
  • Single day campaign (max 12)
  • Multi day campaign (max 10)
  • Educational campaign (max 20)

Geographical Area
Stations (list stations to be visited; include lat/long for each station. Separate station name, latitude and longitude of a single station with commas; separate stations from each other with semicolons.)*
Name and address of contact abroad (madatory if requested ship time is for a cruise to foreign waters)
Sampling method(s)
Other elements/information (Please supply additional information that is important for programming the sampling, like phase in the tidal cycle or duration of sampling)

Required equipment
Go-Flow fles 10 L
3m beamtrawl
3m ottertrawl
Pelagic trawl
Gilson dredge
Hyperbenthic sledge
Trawl planktonnet
WP2 planktonnet
Reineck boxcorer
Hamon grab
Sediment Profile Imaging (SPI)
Sieving table
Wilson Autosiever
LISST 100X transmissometer
Multibeam EM2040
ADCP 600kHz
Innomar SES Quattro
Nutrient Analyser
Flow Cytometer
ROV Genesis
GAPS (subsurface positioning)
RIB Zeekat
Video PlanktonRecorder