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Port Calls and Shipping

Port Call Schedule

Expedition 367: South China Sea Rifted Margin A
Portcall: 7 February 2017, Hong Kong

Expedition 368: South China Sea Rifted Margin B
Portcall: 9 April 2017, Hong Kong

Expedition 368P: Subic Bay
Portcall: 11 June 2017, Subic Bay, Philippines

Expedition 371: Tasman Frontier Subduction Initiation and Paleogene Climate
Portcall: 27 July 2017, Townsville, Australia

Expedition 369: Australia Cretaceous Climate and Tectonics
Portcall: 26 September 2017, Hobart, Australia

Expedition 372: Creeping Gas Hydrate Slides and Hikurangi LWD
Portcall: 26 November 2017, Fremantle, Australia


Public Relations Events

Contact: Katerina Petronotis at (979) 862-1410 or petronotis@iodp.tamu.edu


Shipping Information

Contact: John Van Hyfte at (979) 845-2144 or vanhyfte@iodp.tamu.edu


Expedition 368: South China Sea Rifted Margin B

SURFACE freight cutoff dates
  • Surface freight shipping deadlines have passed.
AIR freight cutoff dates
  • 14 March 2017, 5 p.m., all air freight information must be received by Sandy or Tyrone in the shipping/receiving office. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements.
  • 21 March 2017, 1 p.m., air hazardous freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements. (If the item is “Hazardous,” provide a copy of the MSDS if it is not already on file.)
  • 28 March 2017, 1 p.m., all other air freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Final shipping papers will be printed for items already physically there and no additions can be made once the papers have been generated.

Expedition 368P: Subic Bay

The Expedition 368P shipping deadlines are a close approximation of the possible sailing schedules and therefore may be subject to change. Please ensure materials are delivered to the shipping/receiving area as early as possible.
SURFACE freight cutoff dates
  • 27 March 2017, 5 p.m., all surface freight information must be received by Sandy or Tyrone in the shipping/receiving office. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements.
  • 3 April 2017, 1 p.m., surface hazardous freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements. (If the item is “Hazardous,” provide a copy of the MSDS if it is not already on file.)
  • 10 April 2017, 1 p.m., all other surface freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Final shipping papers will be printed for items already physically there and no additions can be made once the papers have been generated.
AIR freight cutoff dates
  • 18 May 2017, 5 p.m., all air freight information must be received by Sandy or Tyrone in the shipping/receiving office. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements.
  • 25 May 2017, 1 p.m., air hazardous freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Information should include item description, value, and any special handling requirements. (If the item is “Hazardous,” provide a copy of the MSDS if it is not already on file.)
  • 1 June 2017, 1 p.m., all other air freight must be in the shipping/receiving area. Final shipping papers will be printed for items already physically there and no additions can be made once the papers have been generated.