Performance of detailed geological studies and research for the
various parts of the Republic, in collaboration with the
competent agencies in the Board.
and summarizing basic information on the practical aspects of
the sedimentary basins and exploration work blocks.
Participation in promotion of the biogeographically maps for
identification of sites of hydrocarbon source rocks, reservoir
rocks and other elements that are significant for the formation
and accumulation of petroleum.
Preparation of practical models for the sedimentary basins, such
as geochemical and thermal models, and extraction of probable
hydrocarbons quantities formed in sedimentary each basin and
estimation of the part of the quantity arrested in the
Consideration of source rocks and geological traps in the
various sedimentary basins (their kinds, quantities of organic
matters, degree of maturity...etc).
Consideration and analysis of immigration of hydrocarbon
of exploration works in relinquished blocks.
of division of sedimentary basins according to their petroleum
capacities, pursuant to updated data and information.
Preparation of annual statistical bulletins on the quantitative
bulk of the various aspects of exploration works and extraction
of indicators and trends with different contents that shall
assist in setting up national standards for the petroleum
sector, in coordination with the competent agencies.
Preparation of scientific articles for specialized magazines in
pursuance of promoting and advertising for the products and
compiling of all that is published in such magazines on
Coordination of its activities with other General Departments in
the Sector and Board.
training needs in the field of its activity.
Presentation of regular reports on its activities and
tasks entailed by the nature of its functions.