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Blue Ice Drill

To learn more about this piece of equipment, visit the Blue Ice Drill webpage or Blue Ice Drill - Deep webpage.


The Blue Ice Drill at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2014-2015 field season.

The Blue Ice Drill at Summit, Greenland, during the 2010 field season. Credit: Ben Hmiel

IDP driller Mike Jayred measures an ice core atop of Taylor Glacier during the 2013-2014 Antarctic field season. Credit: Peter Rejcek

The Blue Ice Drill at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2013-2014 field season. Credit: Josh Goetz

Scientist Michael Dyonisius, foreground, assists IDP driller Mike Jayred with drilling an ice core on Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2013-2014 field season. Credit: Peter Rejcek

Scientist Michael Dyonisius, foreground, assists IDP driller Mike Jayred with drilling an ice core on Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2013-2014 field season. Credit: Peter Rejcek

Aerial view of a field camp on Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, where scientists drilled large diameter ice cores via the Blue Ice Drill during the 2013-2014 field season. Credit: Peter Rejcek

The Blue Ice Drill at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2010-2011 field season. Credit: Jeff Severinghaus

The Blue Ice Drill and the drill camp at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2010-2011 field season. Credit: Tanner Kuhl

Two IDP drillers assemble the Blue Ice Drill at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, during the 2010-2011 field season. Credit: Thomas Bauska