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March 26, 2015

14-16 April 2015, McLane will be in Southampton, UK. Director of Special Projects Ivory Engstrom will be attending Ocean Business 2015. McLane will have a demonstration IFCB unit with a continuous stream of live images from local water, in addition to information on the company's full line of samplers, profilers, and flotationContact us for more details, and visit us at Stand A23. We will be happy to answer your questions as well as share updates on 

March 2, 2015

Following a technology transfer from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), McLane has delivered WTS-LVDF samplers with newly designed dual vertical intake filter holders to Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australia (CSIRO) for a cruise in the Southern Ocean.   

February 6, 2015

For nearly a decade, Ice Tethered Profilers (ITP) have been deployed to observe the physics and biology of the changing Actic environment ranging from ice floes to regional lakes providing observations covering a large region of the Arctic Ocean.

February 2, 2015

22-27 February 2015, McLane will be in Granada, Spain. Director of Special Projects Ivory Engstrom, as well as our EU sales representatives, will be attending the 2015 Aquatic Sciences Meeting. Contact us for more details, and visit us at Booth 24.

January 8, 2015

Photo: K.BakkerPhoto: K.BakkerFor nearly a decade, Ice Tethered Profilers (ITP) have been deployed to observe the physics and biology of the changing Actic environment ranging from ice floes to regional lakes.  The ability to drift with the ice floe makes the ITP ideal for providing observations covering a large region of the Arctic Ocean.

December 1, 2014

Scientists from the NSF-funded Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (WISSARD) project which includes a McLane WTS-LV Bore-Hole configured sampler, have published a paper in the journal Nature about a viable microbial ecosystem found beneath a half-mile of ice in Antarctica. Venturing to this previously unexplored part of our biosphere

November 13, 2014

13 October 2014: We are pleased to announce that Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) has granted McLane Research Laboratories, Inc. a license to manufacture and sell the Environmental Sample Processor (ESP). The ESP, designed and developed by MBARI, provides in situ collection and analysis of water samples from the subsurface ocean. Pictured, at left, is ESP Waldo, built for MBARI in September 2014.

March 2, 2015

In 2015, a hydrothermal vent sampling cruise will deploy the first McLane-manufactured WTS-LV dual filter samplers.

September 20, 2014

McLane has delivered an Environmental Sample Processor (ESP) to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). MBARI staff nick-named the ESP "Waldo" after the popular "Where is Waldo" book series. The ESP provides in situ collection and analysis of water samples from the subsurface ocean. The instrument is an electromechanical fluidics system

November 17, 2014

18-21 November 2014, McLane Engineering Manager Tim Shanahan will attend INMARTECH in Corvallis, Oregon. Contact us for more details. Tim can update you about our IFCB and ESP deployments, new WTS-LV dual filter sampler and answer questions about our profilerssamplers and mooring products