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Port Calls and Shipping

Port Call Schedule

Expedition 362T: Transit
Portcall: 4 July 2016, Cape Town, South Africa

Expedition 362: Sumatra Seismogenic Zone
Portcall: 6 August 2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka


Public Relations Events

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


Shipping Information

Contact: Sandy Dillard at (979) 845-5780 or dillard@iodp.tamu.edu


Expedition 361P

Cape Town and Tie-Up

SURFACE freight cutoff dates
  • Surface freight shipping deadlines have passed.
AIR freight cutoff dates

Note These deadlines are for emergency items only.

  • 13 June 2016, 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.
  • 20 June 2016, 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.)
  • 27 June 2016, 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 362

Sumatra Seismogenic Zone

SURFACE freight cutoff dates

Note These deadlines are for hardware for flatrack only.

  • 9 May 2016, 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
  • 14 July 2016, 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 July 2016, 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 July 2016, 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.