The test tank at the U.S. Army Cold Regions Research
Engineering Laboratory broken ice coverage
(photo credit: Ann Lovely).
CRREL's Ice Engineering Facility
will be used for Oil Spill Detection and
Oil Spill Response
Engineers with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center's (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) are collaborating with test partners, to include private companies, government agencies, and educational institutions, to better understand how oil can be detected, mitigated to create effective spill response techniques for ice environments. Visit Our:
Innovative Oil Spill Research Site
CRREL Researcher Chris Polashenki readying
the Snowmobile Sled for the next leg of the Traverse
Sunlight Absorption on the
Greenland ice sheet Experiment
on the Greenland Ice Cap
A Team of researchers, led by CRREL Polar Researchers Chris Polashenski and Zoe Courville will traverse the Greenland Glacier from Summit Research station towards Tule.