2002 News

What's news at Coastal!

Texas A&M University - TABS Project, June-December 2001

John Walpert of Texas A&M University recently returned a leased RD Instruments 600kHz Workhorse with Bottom Tracking.  This instrument was used by the TABS Project to collect real time oceanographic data for the oil spill response community, and was loaned to the U.S. Navy for the Ehime Maru recovery.

TABS1.JPG (359230 bytes)

TABS2.JPG (358597 bytes)

TABS II buoy equipped with Coastal Leasing's 600 kHz ADCP being readied for deployment off of Oahu, Hawaii from USNS SUMNER.

TABS II buoy at Site N at the Flower Garden Banks coral reef sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico.  The buoy is equipped with Globalstar satellite telemetry.

TABS3.jpg (276778 bytes)

TABS4.JPG (285500 bytes)

TABS II buoy at Site X off of Oahu at the recovery site where the Ehime Maru was temporarily placed for recovery operations by Navy divers.

Navy divers cleaning the ADCP transducers after 3 months of operation.


Welcome Rebecca & Suzanna! - Summer 2001
Ms. Rebecca Sama is a key client administrative contact.  She assists in the maintenance, manufacturing, and documentation of Coastal’s field instrumentation.  She is also responsible for the purchase and acquisition of systems components.  She is also capable of assisting clients in operational aspects of Coastal’s equipment.  Ms. Sama received a B.A. in Conservation Biology from Middlebury College in 1998. She has worked for the Environmental Protection Agency and has interned with the U.S. Forest Service.  She has conducted extensive field research in Magdalena Bay, Mexico, Fort Huachuca, Arizona and throughout Vermont.
Ms. Suzanna Yaukey recently joined Coastal Leasing, Inc. as Office Manager, and is responsible for accounting, assisting in maintaining delivery schedules, routing customer requests for service, and web design and marketing.  Prior to becoming part of Coastal’s team, Ms. Yaukey received a B.A. from Cornell University, in Ithaca, New York.  During her time at Cornell she gained extensive experience in administrative support, working for various academic departments within the university. 

Meet all of Coastal's Crew

home  -  products  -  support  -  company  - site map  -  login

   Send mail to coastal@coastal-usa.com with questions or comments about this web site.

Coastal Leasing, Inc.
179 Sidney Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4238

Phone: 617-497-1122
Fax: 617-497-1188
E-mail: coastal@coastal-usa.com

Copyright © 2002 Coastal Leasing, Inc.  Trademarks are property of their respective owners.  Specifications subject to change without notice.