OBSIP

AcronymDefinition
OBSIPOcean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Woods Hole, MA)
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In the OBSIP testing lab, a granite floor slab is entirely separated from the rest of the building for testing seismic instruments without exposure to the vibrations a building produces.
This promises to be quieter, seismically, than the ad-hoc test space that we constructed in a corner of our old lab on the WHOI dock," said geologist John Collins, who leads the OBSIP group.
WHOI successfully competed for significant federal and state support for major programs, including the OOI, MVCO, and OBSIP programs, but that support has never included funds for buildings or other major plant facilities," said Madin.