News

October 23, 2015

McLane's representative in China, Shallow Sea Technology, will be at booth A45 during Oceanology International '15 at Shanghai CECIS, November 3-5.

August 1, 2015

As part of NSF’s Ocean Observing Initiative, the University of Washington Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Seattle, WA recently tested Profiler enhancements with McLane Software Engineer Cleo Zani on-site. The team exercised new adaptive profiling commands.

July 1, 2015

 McLane welcomes our new sales representative in Portugal, Vortice Lda.  Founded in 1981, Vortice has extensive experience in oceanography and meteorology.  The company is now Portugal's exclusive distributor of McLane products.  

June 1, 2015

Customers from Germany, China and Norway recently completed instrument training at McLane facilities with our 15m test tank. Profiler and sampler training included mechanical, electronic and deployment programming components, and recovery/data offload procedures.

May 27, 2015

McLane now offers a pressure relief valve (PRV) upgrade to retrofit to all controller housings and Ice Tethered Profilers (ITP) for $400.00 (including installation by McLane but excluding shipping and insurance costs). The controller end-cap and anodizing must be in suitable condition for PRV retrofits.

May 1, 2015

This month, McLane is headed to sea. General Manager Jon Mogul is on board the R/V Atlantis as it cruises out of Woods Hole to the Pioneer Array off the coast of New England.  Also headed to sea is McLane Engineer Tom Fougere who will join researchers on the R/V Connecticut out of Woods Hole. 

April 8, 2015

McLane Research Laboratories has reached a milestone with the sale of an Imaging FlowCytobot (IFCB) to Michigan based company PhycoTech. While McLane has been selling the IFCB to academic institutions since 2013, the sale to PhycoTech marks the first to a commercial entity. PhycoTech, an environmental consulting company located in St Joseph, MI specializes in aquatic analyses.

April 9, 2015

In the April 2015 Newsletter learn about our live demonstration of an Imaging FlowCtyobot (IFCB) at Ocean Business '15, Sediment Traps in an Iron Fertilization Study, Microbial Populations Studied with the ESP, WTS-LV Training, and

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.