During the field season, the field operations office in Kangerlussuaq is manned by 1-3 Field Operations Managers (FOMs).
The field operations office is the main communication link with regard to cargo, field participation, visitors, etc.
- EastGRIP field operations office
- EastGRIP camp
- Questions about scientific participation, samples or data
- Logistics team
- Webpage inquiries
KISS building, room 208
Phone +299 84 11 51 (please remember that Kangerlussuaq time is UTC-3 when calling from abroad)
Mobile: +299 52 41 25
Mail to field participants can be sent to the FOM office and will be forwarded to the camp on the first available plane connection.
EastGRIP coordinates (at deep bore hole): 75.63248 N, 35.98911 W
Update July 3, 2022:
The internet satellite disk is now up. Thus there is now internet and IP telephone connection to camp.
Please use one of the following options if you wish to contact the EGRIP camp:
Field leader has IP-phone: +45 77 34 74 45
Iridium phone Field Leader: +8816 414 00590.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org is on open port system and monitored by field leader.
Iridium OpenPort telephone to EGRIP camp:
|Primary no.: +8816 777 72552||
Iridium Openport Field Leader
|Secondary no.: +8816 777 72553||Iridium Openport crew telephone|
Please notice that calling these numbers is very expensive - up to 10 $/minute. Read more about the iridium satellite phones in the field plan.
IP telephone connections to the camp and field office
The IP telephone system is closed until now for this season. Please see contact options above.
It is possible to call cheaply to the til EastGRIP camp and to the field office (when system is open) using the following normal-rate phone numbers:
From Danmark (+45) 77 34 74 44
From Japan (+81) 3-4540-0053
From USA (+1) 646-542-1003
Then press the extension:
301 for contact to the field office in Kangerlussuaq
302 for contact to the EastGRIP warehouse in Kangerlussuaq
401 for contact to the field leader's office in the EastGRIP camp
402 for contact to the public phone on the 1st floor of the main dome in camp (common room).
Field participants can open their own extension number - please contact the relevant field member directly to organize this.