Cruise Planning

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This section contains important and commonly used forms in one place, to help when planning a cruise with the University of Hawaii. Available in this section are waiver forms, berthing forms, cruise planning forms, and policy form for both the R/V Kilo Moana and R/V Ka’imikai-O-Kanaloa.

 

FormsScheduling

This section contains information about current and proposed ship schedules for the R/V Kilo Moana, the R/V Ka’imikai-O-Kanaloa, and UH operated small boats. For security purposes, detailed scheduling information for the Kilo Moana is password protected.

 

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Hazardous Materials

Hazardous materials, including chemical and radioactive substances, must be handled according to University of Hawaii and University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS) guidelines. This section provides guidance for scientists who are planning to use hazardous materials aboard ship.

 

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Shipping of Scientific Gear

This section contains information concerning shipping to the University of Hawaii Marine Center, for a cruise or otherwise. On this page you can find shipping information like how packages should be labeled, requirements for shipping containers, and there is a shipping form for people to fill out so we can properly handle & store your packages.

 

KM Orientation

R/V Kilo Moana Orientation

This section presents and highlights important information from the R/V Kilo Moana Ship Orientation and Familiarization section of the Ship Safety Manual, revision 9. For R/V Kilo Moana specifications, layout, scientific equipment, and support equipment please visit here.

 

KOK Orientation

R/V Ka`imikai-O-Kanaloa Orientation

This section presents and highlights important information from the R/V Ka’imikai-O-Kanaloa User Manual and other sources. For R/V Ka’imikai-O-Kanaloa specifications, layout, scientific equipment, and support equipment please visit here

 

S-LAB

Biogeochemical Analyses

The SOEST Laboratory for Analytical Biogeochemisty (S-LAB) provides analyses at a per sample rate, as well as access to several instruments for user-based sample analysis and sample pickup. A description of instrumentation housed at S-LAB, laboratory procedures & protocols, a price list and quality control data from the instrumentation are provided on their website.