VMP-250 Recovery

Rockland a Proud Partner of the 2021 AMAZOMIX Cruise

AMAZOMIX is a multidisciplinary oceanographic expedition exploring how the mixing of the Amazon River with the Atlantic Ocean impacts the biology, chemistry, and physics of the ocean. Indeed, the Amazon River plume carries large volumes of fresh, turbid, nutrient-rich water to a narrow coastal strip. It is a place of high phytoplankton production that has […]

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Swiss Limnologists Benefit from Swift Support & Loaner MicroCTD

Earlier this year, researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) were experiencing challenges with data from one of the shear channels on their MicroCTD. However, Rockland manufacturing and support teams quickly provided a loaner MicroCTD to help EPFL continue their seasonal study from their Léman exploration platform (LéXPLORE). Rockland’s fast responsiveness and […]

Rockland Scientific’s New Data Logger Delivers Improved Software Experience and Simplifies Connectivity with Instruments

The new Rockland Data Logger (RDL) is now equipped in the current production of Rockland instrumentation. The RDL represents an evolution in our core instrument technology with modernized components and firmware that provides users with a simplified software interface and easier connectivity & configuration. The RDL’s capabilities far outpace those of the previous CF2-generation of data loggers by delivering enhanced data acquisition, transmission options, […]

Covid-19 and Rockland

We would like to assure our Customers, Suppliers, and Partners of Rockland that we have implemented steps to keep our work force safe, while keeping our operations functioning at high productivity.  As of Monday, March 16, 2020, we have implemented a work-from-home policy and we are limiting the movements and contact points of those staff […]

Plain English Oceanography: Insight into the Surface Layer of the Ocean During a Storm

Evolution of Oceanic Near-Surface Stratification in Response to an Autumn Storm Natasha S. Lucas, Alan L. M. Grant, Tom P. Rippeth, Jeff A. Polton, Matthew R. Palmer, Liam Brannigan, Stephen E. Belcher Journal of Physical Oceanography, November 2019, American Meteorological Society DOI: 10.1175/jpo-d-19-0007.1 What is it about? Why are we interested in the surface of […]