GEOFORCE: Fifth high Arctic UNCLOS mission

This 9-man crew led by Borden Chapman just completed the fifth UNCLOS expedition on board Canadian Coast Guard Vessel Louis S. St. Laurent in five consecutive years

Geoforce, sub-surface seafloor mapping, sub-bottom profiler

 Left to right: Rodger Oulton, Dale Ruben, Borden Chapman, Bob Murphy, Ken Asprey, Stan Myers, Robert Garber, John Ruben and Nelson Ruben

In addition to performing maintenance, improvements and at-sea operations of NRCan’s Huntec DTS sub-bottom profilers under a Standing Offer contract, Geoforce also provides technical expert personnel and Marine Mammal Observers during UNCLOS missions across the Arctic Ocean including the North Pole and passages through the Canadian Archipelago.

Geoforce, sub-surface seafloor mapping, sub-bottom profiler

Courtesy Fisheries and Oceans Canada