WISSARD Drill

Date: 
November 2011 and August 2012
Drill components on flatbed ready for shipment to Antarctica

The WISSARD Hot Water Drill undergoes extensive design and testing before shipment to Antarctica

Photo Gallery: 
Heater/pump van and output during test
Heater/pump units in van
drill water cleaning system
Test of drill water temperature and flow rate
Drill water supply tank
Outflow from drill during test
Drill test team, November 2011
Rack and Dulling during engineering review
Traction drive and hose reel in van
Hose cleaner and return water reel
Fischbein holds hose cleaner insert
medical grade compressor for clean air
Dulling, Kippenhan, and Rand at snow melt tank
Snow melter on skis
Drill team and visitors during engineering review