Schedule for Expedition 326

Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 326 is based on IODP drilling Proposal 603-C (available at Following ranking by the IODP Scientific Advisory Structure, the expedition was scheduled for the research vessel D/V Chikyu, operating under contract with the Japanese Implementing Organization, Center for Deep Earth Exploration (CDEX). At the time of publication of the Scientific Prospectus, the expedition is scheduled to depart Shingu on 19 July 2010 and to end in Shingu on 8 August 2010. A total of 24 days will be available for the drilling, wellhead deployment, and casing program described in this report (for the current detailed schedule, see Further details on the Chikyu can be found at