英国南极调查局:南极最大冰架下的水体观测

2014年,英国南极调查局(BAS)和卑尔根大学(挪威)南极观勘探队的七名成员,前往南极洲Filchner-Ronne冰架,负责对750多米厚的冰层进行钻孔,在冰下海洋中布放一套专为长期监测而设计的一系列RBR海洋仪器,进而探索和了解其巨大冰架表面之下海洋水体的各种性质及物理过程。

New year, new website

As you’ve no doubt noticed, our website was getting a little long in the tooth. You’re looking at the initial release. If you can’t find anything you used to, let us know and we’ll fix that straight away!

高风险,高回报:格陵兰岛近冰山水体观测案例

2013年7月,伍兹霍尔海洋研究所(WHOI)研究小组,前往格陵兰岛进行观测,试图解释冰川下的海洋动力过程是如何破坏格陵兰冰川的稳定性,从而找到格陵兰岛冰盖水下冰层加速融化的原因。WHOI观测队远距离遥控改装无人船Jetyak进行高风险近冰山水体观测,获取冰水交界处的海洋观测数据。

Up to 16Hz sampling rate on RBRsolo D |tide and |wave loggers

RBR announces the release of the Mid 2014 generation of the RBRsolo D |tide and the RBRsolo D |wave loggers.  These loggers support faster sampling of tides or waves than previously offered. Both the the |wave and |tide variants now sample at 2, 4, 8, or 16Hz. Main features: Store over 20 million readings internally. Fast download. True USB speed and convenience. … Read More

New two channel temperature and depth logger: RBRduet

RBR announces the release of the RBRduet,  small two channel loggers that measure temperature, pressure (depth), tides and waves.  The new loggers are 25.4mm (one inch) in diameter and ~265mm (ten inches) long and are available for moored deployments (RBRduetT.D), for profiling or towed arrays (RBRduet T.D|fast16), for tide level measurements (RBRduet T.D |tide) and for both wave and tide measurements and wave processing … Read More

RBR wins the MTS Compass Industrial Award

RBR Limited of Ottawa, Canada was delighted to accept the Marine Technology Society’s Compass Industrial Award, presented at a ceremony at the recent IEEE MTS Oceans 2014 conference in St. John’s, Newfoundland. This prestigious award is presented to an organisation which has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of marine science and technology. MTS is the leading international community of … Read More