The search for Oil & Gas deposits.
Hydrocarbon or Petroleum (Oil & Gas) exploration is the search by Petroleum Geoscientists (such as geologists, geophysicists, geochemists, micro-paleontologists, sedimentologists petrophysicists etc) for Oil & Gas deposits, by using advanced technologies developed by the Petroleum Industry. The services to be offered by the Institute, include parts of the relevant activities such as:
- Elements of a petroleum prospect
- Exploration risk
- Basin and prospect evaluation
- Petroleum system definition
- Reserves and resources studies (Oil & Gas Reserves, Proved reserves, Probable reserves, Possible reserves) etc.
- Field development
- Reservoir geology, etc