This week at Davis

24 March 2006
VHF antenna mast Met, SAS and Comms have all been busy this week taking advantage of some calm conditions to get some maintenance work done on various towers and masts around the station. The radio tower behind the operations building was on the …

17 March 2006
Dom and Tika working on the Nordberg Diesos Chris and Dominic have started their winter maintenance and preparing machinery for the next summer season. The dieso's have just completed their inspections, service and repairs on the crusher.

27 January 2006
Australia Day cricket match in the green store: Tasmania Vs the World. G'day mate, how's it goin? Today we celebrated Australia Day in true Davis style.

20 January 2006
Chris This week's news is brought to you from the Plant Inspector, Chris 'Tica', – who is the Main Powerhouse doing the annual maintenance; the Plant Operators, Rob 'Jibba' & Peter 'Hookey', – who are at the quarry reclaiming blasted rock …

12 January 2006
CHINARE Visit CHINARE Visit Davis was honoured by a visit from our neighbours at Zhong Shan on January 10th. Present were: Dong L – SL Zhong Shan 22nd CHINARE Ye J - SL Zhong Shan 21st CHINARE Jin W- Doctor Shi L …

3 February 2006
CASA in the snow with expeditionerrs and vehicle This week's Davis news is brought to you by AMISOR, who are still trying to work out what IS happening on station…. Following on from Australia Day we had a few more days of blowing snow and winds gusting to …

10 February 2006
Heidi & Kath at Watts hut cleanup This week's news is brought to you by the the Met duo of Barry and Andrew … Last Friday was a busy day for the helicopters with two hut clean ups on the way. This involved slinging a cage pallet …

10 March 2006
Our guests from Xue Long arriving on the barge. It has been a very hectic two weeks at Davis with a Chinese visit, an unfortunate scientific instrument being damaged by ice, summerers departing on V3, a real fire alarm, some intense scrubbing and cleaning around the station and a …

24 February 2006
Farewelling the final barge back to the Vasiliy Davis Icy News is brought to you by Amy On Wednesday resupply was completed and at 6.15am Thursday morning we said goodbye to the Vasiliy Golovnin as she headed off towards Hobart. Farewelling the final barge back to the VasiliyPhoto: …

17 February 2006
Rossco and Swanny This past week has been busy busy busy! Friday night drinks were hosted last week by the Science team in the big yellow building.

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