Forms, Diagrams & Documents

Preparing for, organizing, and successfully executing an oceanographic research cruise requires input and dedication from every member of the scientific team and supporting staff. Prior to planning your research cruise aboard R/V Atlantic Explorer, please view the following forms to determine, ahead of time, which will be necessary to complete prior to your arrival at BIOS. In some cases, members of your scientific team may be required to complete specific forms and information. As the project PI and Chief Scientist, you are solely responsible for ensuring that all appropriate and necessary documentation is completed and submitted to the appropriate BIOS staff member(s).


List of Forms (save the form to your desktop, open it in Adobe Acrobat, complete it, then send to

Shipping Forms


Ship Ops Contact

Captain Murray Stein
Marine Superintendent
Tel: 441-297-1880 Ext 205
(U.S. Phone) 646-547-1788 x205


Captain Rick Verlini
Port Captain
Tel: 441-297-1880 x130
(U.S. Phone) 646-547-1788 x130


Deborah Moran
Marine Operations Coordinator
Tel: 441-297-1880 ext 233
(U.S. Phone) 646-547-1788 x233