#10 – ECORD invites you to submit AGU session proposals

17 January 2017 – Following discussions with the AGU Fall Meeting Program Chair, Denis-Didier Rousseau, a 3-year plan (2017-2019) of IODP-ICDP sessions at the AGU has been defined… read more


# 9 – ECORD launches its new website

3 October 2016 – After seven months of work, the ECORD Outreach and Education Task Force and COSIWEB… More information


# 8 – New faces on ECORD panels

20 January 2016 – The start of the year coincided with some changes at the ECORD Facility Board and at ESSAC … More information


# 7 – Spain is back in ECORD

21 September 2015 – Spain has recently decided to join ECORD and the International Ocean Discovery Program on January 1st, 2016 …More information


# 6 – ECORD defines its 2015-2018 MSP operational plan

27 May 2015 – At its annual meeting held on March 25-26 in Aix en Provence the ECORD Facility Board has defined a 2015-2018 operational plan for Mission-Specific Platform expeditions…More information


# 5 – ECORD defines In-Kind Contributions for MSP expeditions

14 January 2015 – The ECORD Council has recently approved a document defining in-kind contribution for Mission-Specific Platform expeditions …More information


# 4 – The ECORD-NSF Memorandum of Understanding has been signed over summer 2014

9 September 2014 – After long months of completion, the ECORD-NSF Memorandum of Understanding has been eventually signed over this summer. ECORD is now officially …More information


# 3 – ECORD explores new ways for collaborating with its IODP partners

9 June 2014 – At its annual meeting held on 7-8 November 2013 in Haifa, Israel, the ECORD Council approved two important motions aimed at providing new opportunities for ECORD to collaborate more closely with its partners in IODP …More information


# 2 – ECORD will drill the Atlantis Massif with a seabed drilling system in 2016

8 March 2014 – At its annual meeting on 5-6 March 2014 in Bremen, the ECORD Facility Board recommended the scheduling of an expedition to the Atlantis Massif of the central North Atlantic Ocean in the second half of 2015 …More information


# 1 – The ECORD-JAMSTEC Memorandum of Understanding has been signed

25 February 2014 – ECORD will be a Regular Member of the Chikyu program under IODP by providing an annual contribution as Chikyu Membership fee during the period from 1 October 2013 – 30 September 2023 …More information