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A new large-diameter ice-core drill: the Blue Ice Drill
Tanner W. KUHL, Jay A. JOHNSON, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV, Joshua J. GOETZ, Chris J. GIBSON, Donald A. LEBAR
1–6

A brief introduction to cone penetration testing (CPT) in frozen geomaterials
Adrian McCALLUM
7–14

Core handling and processing for the WAIS Divide ice-core project
Joseph M. SOUNEY, Mark S. TWICKLER, Geoffrey M. HARGREAVES, Brian M. BENCIVENGO, Matthew J. KIPPENHAN, Jay A. JOHNSON, Eric D. CRAVENS, Peter D. NEFF, Richard M. NUNN, Anais J. ORSI, Trevor J. POPP, John F. RHOADES, Bruce H. VAUGHN, Donald E. VOIGT, Gifford J. WONG, Kendrick C. TAYLOR
15–26

Next generation of an intermediate depth drill
Jay A. JOHNSON, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV, Tanner W. KUHL, Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Chris J. GIBSON
27–33

RADIX: a minimal-resources rapid-access drilling system
J. SCHWANDER, S. MARENDING, T.F. STOCKER, H. FISCHER
34–38

Low-molecular-weight, fatty-acid esters as potential low-temperature drilling fluids for ice coring
Huiwen XU, Lili HAN, Pinlu CAO, Mingyi GUO, Junjie HAN, Dahui YU, Pavel TALALAY
39–43

The BAS ice-shelf hot-water drill: design, methods and tools
Keith MAKINSON, Paul G.D. ANKER
44–52

Deep ice-core drilling performance and experience at NEEM, Greenland
Trevor J. POPP, Steffen B. HANSEN, Simon G. SHELDON, Christian PANTON
53–64

DEM modeling of ice cuttings transportation by electromechanical auger core drills
J. HONG, P. TALALAY, M. SYSOEV, X. FAN
65–71

A review of the brittle ice zone in polar ice cores
Peter D. NEFF
72–82

Alpine ice-core drilling in the North Pacific region
Sumito MATOBA, Kunio SHIMBORI, Takayuki SHIRAIWA
83–87

Chinese First Deep Ice-Core Drilling Project DK-1 at Dome A, Antarctica (2011–2013): progress and performance
Nan ZHANG, Chunlei AN, Xiaopeng FAN, Guitao SHI, Chuanjin LI, Jingfeng LIU, Zhengyi HU, Pavel TALALAY, Youhong SUN, Yuansheng LI
88–98

Precision cable winch level wind for deep ice-coring systems
Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Jay A. JOHNSON, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV
99–104

IceCube Enhanced Hot Water Drill functional description
T. BENSON, J. CHERWINKA, M. DUVERNOIS, A. ELCHEIKH, F. FEYZI, L. GREENLER, J. HAUGEN, A. KARLE, M. MULLIGAN, R. PAULOS
105–114

Modeling hole size, lifetime and fuel consumption in hot-water ice drilling
L. GREENLER, T. BENSON, J. CHERWINKA, A. ELCHEIKH, F. FEYZI, A. KARLE, R. PAULOS
115–123

Low-load diamond drill bits for subglacial bedrock sampling
Pinlu CAO, Cheng YANG, Zhichuan ZHENG, Rusheng WANG, Nan ZHANG, Chunpeng LIU, Zhengyi HU, Pavel TALALAY
124–130

A new thermal drilling system for high-altitude or temperate glaciers
Margit SCHWIKOWSKI, Theo M. JENK, Dieter STAMPFLI, Felix STAMPFLI
131–136

The 1500m South Pole ice core: recovering a 40 ka environmental record
K.A. CASEY, T.J. FUDGE, T.A. NEUMANN, E.J. STEIG, M.G.P. CAVITTE, D.D. BLANKENSHIP
137–146

Production drilling at WAIS Divide
Kristina R. SLAWNY, Jay A. JOHNSON, Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Christopher J. GIBSON, Joshua J. GOETZ, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV, Donald A. LEBAR, Anthony W. WENDRICKS
147–155

Replicate ice-coring system architecture: electrical, electronic and software design
Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Joshua J. GOETZ, Chris J. GIBSON, Jay A. JOHNSON, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV
156–164

Replicate ice-coring system architecture: mechanical design
Christopher J. GIBSON, Jay A. JOHNSON, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV, Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Joshua J. GOETZ
165–172

Special aspects of ice drilling and results of 5G hole drilling at Vostok station, Antarctica
V.S. LITVINENKO, N.I. VASILIEV, V.Ya. LIPENKOV, A.N. DMITRIEV, A.V. PODOLIAK
173–178

The James Ross Island and the Fletcher Promontory ice-core drilling projects
Robert MULVANEY, Jack TRIEST, Olivier ALEMANY
179–188

DISC drill and replicate coring system: a new era in deep ice drilling engineering
Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV, Donald A. LEBAR, Charles R. BENTLEY
189–198

Drilling into debris-rich basal ice at the bottom of the NEEM (Greenland) borehole
Trevor J. POPP, Steffen B. HANSEN, Simon G. SHELDON, Jakob SCHWANDER, Jay A. JOHNSON
199–206

Anti-torque systems of electromechanical cable-suspended drills and test results
Pavel TALALAY, Xiaopeng FAN, Zhichuan ZHENG, Jun XUE, Pinlu CAO, Nan ZHANG,
Rusheng WANG, Dahui YU, Chengfeng YU, Yunlong ZHANG, Qi ZHANG, Kai SU,
Dongdong YANG, Jiewei ZHAN

207–218

The investigation and experience of using ESTISOL™ 240 and COASOL™ for ice-core drilling
Simon G. SHELDON, Jørgen P. STEFFENSEN, Steffen B. HANSEN, Trevor J. POPP, Sigfús J. JOHNSEN
219–232

Gold Open Access Button The SUBGLACIOR drilling probe: concept and design
O. ALEMANY, J. CHAPPELLAZ, J. TRIEST, M. CALZAS, O. CATTANI, J.F. CHEMIN, Q. DESBOIS, T. DESBOIS, R. DUPHIL, S. FALOURD, R. GRILLI, C. GUILLERME, E. KERSTEL, B. LAURENT, E. LEFEBVRE, N. MARROCCO, O. PASCUAL, L. PIARD, P. POSSENTI, D. ROMANINI, V. THIEBAUT, R. YAMANI
233–242

Technical innovations and optimizations for intermediate ice-core drilling operations
Jack TRIEST, Robert MULVANEY, Olivier ALEMANY
243–252

Acoustic in-ice positioning in the Enceladus Explorer project
Dmitry ELISEEV, Dirk HEINEN, Klaus HELBING, Ruth HOFFMANN, Uwe NAUMANN, Franziska SCHOLZ, Christopher WIEBUSCH, Simon ZIERKE
253–259

Promising new borehole liquids for ice-core drilling on the East Antarctic high plateau
Simon G. SHELDON, Trevor J. POPP, Steffen B. HANSEN, Jørgen P. STEFFENSEN
260–270

A new intermediate-depth ice-core drilling system
Simon G. SHELDON, Trevor J. POPP, Steffen B. HANSEN, Thomas M. HEDEGAARD, Carsten MORTENSEN
271–284

Developing a hot-water drill system for the WISSARD project: 1. Basic drill system components and design
Frank R. RACK, Dennis DULING, Daren BLYTHE, Justin BURNETT, Dar GIBSON, Graham ROBERTS, Chad CARPENTER, Jeff LEMERY, Steve FISCHBEIN
285–297

Developing a hot-water drill system for the WISSARD project: 2. In situ water production
Daren S. BLYTHE, Dennis V. DULING, Dar E. GIBSON
298–302

Developing a hot-water drill system for the WISSARD project: 3. Instrumentation and control systems
Justin BURNETT, Frank R. RACK, Daren BLYTHE, Pat SWANSON, Dennis DULING, Dar GIBSON, Chad CARPENTER, Graham ROBERTS, Jeff LEMERY, Steve FISCHBEIN, Adam MELBY
303–310

Drill fluid selection for the SUBGLACIOR probe: a review of silicone oil as a drill fluid
J. TRIEST, O. ALEMANY
311–321

Thermal electric ice-core drills: history and new design options for intermediate-depth drilling
V. ZAGORODNOV, L.G. THOMPSON
322–330

Replicate ice-coring system testing
Jay A. JOHNSON, Nicolai B. MORTENSEN, Christopher J. GIBSON, Joshua J. GOETZ, Alexander J. SHTURMAKOV
331–338

Perspectives for development of ice-core drilling technology: a discussion
P.G. TALALAY
339–350

Gold Open Access Button A new leak-tight borehole casing at Dome Concordia station, Antarctica, for the SUBGLACIOR project
Romain DUPHIL, Philippe POSSENTI, Luc PIARD
351–354

The EPICA Dronning Maud Land deep drilling operation
Frank WILHELMS, Heinrich MILLER, Michael D. GERASIMOFF, Cord DRÜCKER, Andreas FRENZEL, Diedrich FRITZSCHE, Hannes GROBE, Steffen Bo HANSEN, Sverrir Æ. HILMARSSON, Georg HOFFMANN, Kerstin HÖRNBY, Andrea JAESCHKE, Steinunn S. JAKOBSDÓTTIR, Paul JUCKSCHAT, Achim KARSTEN, Lorenz KARSTEN, Patrik R. KAUFMANN, Torbjörn KARLIN, Eberhard KOHLBERG, Guido KLEFFEL, Anja LAMBRECHT, Astrid LAMBRECHT, Gunther LAWER, Ivan SCHÄRMELI, Jochen SCHMITT, Simon G. SHELDON, Morimasa TAKATA, Marcus TRENKE, Birthe TWARLOH, Fernando VALERO-DELGADO, Dorothee WILHELMS-DICK
355–366

Front cover: photograph by Jay Johnson. The first ever replicate core collected from the WDC06A borehole at WAIS Divide camp, Antarctica, using the deep ice sheet coring (DISC) drill. The core was collected on 17 December 2012 at a depth of 3001 m.

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