Wake Up Your Relationship With a Good Night in Bed This Valentine's Day
...er turns in early and you're a night owl, try reading a book with
a personal book lamp until you're ready to nod off. If you're an early
compared to your sleep partner, be considerate in the early
morning. Keep overhead lights off and use minimal lighting while your
First riser-drilling research operations undertaken
...ollowing sea floor surveys, the crew began fitting riser
pipe and a blow-out prevention (BOP) system into a...r section of the first borehole to be drilled. The riser
pipe and BOP (the blow-out preventer) was successf...logging.
Riser-drilling involves a large marine riser
pipe that connects the CHIKYU to the seafloor. The...
IODP to operate 3 drilling platforms in 2009
... operations in 2004 that all three platforms will operate at the same time. riser
drilling will be conducted aboard the Chikyu; the newly modernized JOIDES R...mbia University. The JR's first port of call will be Honolulu, Hawaii.
drilling vessel, Chikyu, is managed by JAMSTEC's Center for Deep Earth Expl...
Scientists launch deep-sea scientific drilling program to study volatile earthquake zone
...e region's geology and provide geotechnical information for subsequent deep riser
drilling (see Figure 1).
Stage 2 involves drilling the first of two deep holes, using Chikyu's unique riser
drilling technology to target the mega-splay fault zone (where an array of ...