[IGSMAIL-391] DRAO and ALBH Site Descriptions

Mike Mike
Tue Nov 30 12:21:18 PST 1993


IGS Electronic Mail       30-NOV-1993 12:21:18       Message Number 391
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>From: Mike Schmidt
Subj: DRAO and ALBH Site Descriptions
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**********************************
    DRAO SITE INFORMATION FORM
**********************************


0. Form

        Prepared by (full name):Mike Schmidt
        Date                   :93/10/19
        Report type            :NEW
          (NEW or UPDATE)
 
1. Site Identification of the GPS monument

        Site Name              :Penticton
        4 char ID              :DRAO
        Monument Inscription   :887006
        IERS DOMES Number      :40105-M002
        CDP Number             :n/a
        Date                   :91/02/27
        Additional information :

2. Site Location

        City                   :Penticton, B.C.
        Country                :Canada
        Tectonic Plate         :North America
        Additional information :

3. GPS Receiver

        Type                   :Rogue SNR-8
        Serial Number          :113
        Firmware Version       :Meenix 7.5
        Date                   :93/11/03 23:30 UT


4. GPS Antenna

        Type                   :Dorne Margolin B with plexi glass dome
        Serial Number          :INV # 22030
        Date                   :91/02/27

        Vertical Antenna Height: 0.118
        Antenna Reference Point: vertical distance measured to base of choke
ring
        Date                   : 93/01/28 (last verification)



5. Local Site Ties
        
Monument        CDP    DOMES              Components      Accuracy Date
Name          Number  Number       dX       dY      dZ     mm yy-mm-dd
LBI           7283    40105-M001 324.180 -178.052 -11.636     89 08 22 
                                 (provisional: presently being recomputed)
............  ....... ........   ........ ........ ........ .. .. .. ..
............  ....... ........   ........ ........ ........ .. .. .. ..


Differential coordinates from the GPS monument to the reference and 
other monuments. The components are parallel to the XYZ-axes of the 
global geocentric reference system ITRF (WGS-84).

"Accuracy" is estimated accuracy of local survey (millimeters).

6. Frequency standard

        H-maser /   /   Cesium /   /    Quartz /   /     Internal /   /
        Other (specify)        : Rubidium
        Date                   : 93/03/12 20:42

        (Mark with 'X')

7. Collocation

        SLR    /   /    VLBI  /XM/     DORIS  /  /     PRARE    /  /  



        Other GEOPHYSICAL Instrumentation (specify)        :

        Other (specify)        : 3 component broad band seismometer

        (Mark with 'P' for permanent, 'M' for mobile collocation)

8. On-site, Point of Contact Agency Information 

        Agency                 :Geological Survey of Canada
        Contact                :Mike Schmidt
        Address                :PO Box 6000, Sidney BC
                                Canada V8L 4B2
        Telephone              :(604) 363-6760
        E-mail                 :schmidt at pgc.emr.ca
        Fax                    :(604)363-6565

9. Responsible Operations Agency: see No. 8
 
10. Please insert here the character graphics corresponding to the 
antenna type. Check, complete or change if necessary the antenna 
dimensions.


    Rogue:  DORNE MARGOLIN B  (Allen Osborne Design)

                         -----  
                     /     +     \                        <-- 0.096  L2
                    |      +      |                       <-- 0.078  L1
  +-----------------+-------------+------------------+    <-- 0.070  TCR
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  +-----------------+------x------+------------------+    <-- 0.000  ARP
                    |             |  
                    +-------------+                       <-- -0.011
                          ||  ||

  <--                    0.351                     -->




11. Hard copy information

    The next items should be compiled and sent to the Central Bureau 
(see original IGS Station Information Report, or contact the CB for 
forms).

    Please mark 'X' if on file or date expected to be available.

        Site Map               : to be forwarded in 1994
        Site Diagram           :
        Horizon Mask           :
        Monument description   :
        Site pictures          :



**********************************
   ALBH SITE INFORMATION FORM
**********************************


0. Form

        Prepared by (full name):Mike Schmidt
        Date                   :93/11/29
        Report type            :New
          (NEW or UPDATE)
 
1. Site Identification of the GPS monument

        Site Name              :Albert Head
        4 char ID              :ALBH
        Monument Inscription   :927000
        IERS DOMES Number      :40129-M003
        CDP Number             :n/a
        Date                   :operational since 92/05
        Additional information :

2. Site Location

        City                   :Victoria, B.C.
        Country                :Canada
        Tectonic Plate         :North America
        Additional information :

3. GPS Receiver

        Type                   :Rogue SNR-8c
        Serial Number          :313
        Firmware Version       :Meenix 7.4
        Date                   :93/11/23 19:31 UT

   (use type names from attached list)

4. GPS Antenna

        Type                   :Dorne Margolin B
        Serial Number          :119
        Date                   :92/05

        Vertical Antenna Height: 0.126 m
        Antenna Reference Point: vertical distance measured to base of choke
ring
        Date                   : 93/04/27 (last verification)



5. Local Site Ties
        
Monument        CDP    DOMES              Components      Accuracy Date
Name          Number  Number       dX       dY      dZ     mm yy-mm-dd
Victoria       7289   40129-M001 22.740  -34.377  -23.036     92/02/26
PROVISIONAL
............  ....... ........   ........ ........ ........ .. .. .. ..
............  ....... ........   ........ ........ ........ .. .. .. ..


Differential coordinates from the GPS monument to the reference and 
other monuments. The components are parallel to the XYZ-axes of the 
global geocentric reference system ITRF (WGS-84).

"Accuracy" is estimated accuracy of local survey (millimeters).

6. Frequency standard

        H-maser /   /   Cesium / X /    Quartz /   /     Internal /   /
        Other (specify)        :
        Date                   :93/11/18 19:28 UT

        (Mark with 'X')

7. Collocation

        SLR    /   /    VLBI  /XM/     DORIS  /  /     PRARE    /  /  



        Other GEOPHYSICAL Instrumentation (specify): Absolute Gravity Site

        Other (specify)        :Mobile Absolute Gravity Site

        (Mark with 'P' for permanent, 'M' for mobile collocation)

8. On-site, Point of Contact Agency Information 

        Agency                 : Geological Survey of Canada
        Contact                : Mike Schmidt
        Address                : PO Box 6000
                                 9860 West Saanich Rd.
                                 Sidney, BC
                                 Canada   V8L 4B2
        Telephone              : (604) 363-6760
        E-mail                 : schmidt at pgc.emr.ca
        Fax                    : (604) 363-6565

9. Responsible Operations Agency: see No. 8


10. Please insert here the character graphics corresponding to the 
antenna type. Check, complete or change if necessary the antenna 
dimensions.


    Rogue:  DORNE MARGOLIN B  (Allen Osborne Design)

                         -----  
                     /     +     \                        <-- 0.096  L2
                    |      +      |                       <-- 0.078  L1
  +-----------------+-------------+------------------+    <-- 0.070  TCR
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  |                                                  |
  +-----------------+------x------+------------------+    <-- 0.000  ARP
                    |             |  
                    +-------------+                       <-- -0.011
                          ||  ||

  <--                    0.351                     -->




11. Hard copy information

    The next items should be compiled and sent to the Central Bureau 
(see original IGS Station Information Report, or contact the CB for 
forms).

    Please mark 'X' if on file or date expected to be available.

        Site Map               : to be forwarded in 1994
        Site Diagram           :
        Horizon Mask           :
        Monument description   :
        Site pictures          :







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