JSC Zarubezhgeologia (Moscow, the enterprise is part of ROSGEO) has completed providing of advanced training courses for specialists of the Ministry of Minerals of the Republic of the Sudan, organized in the framework of cooperation between the holding and the African state.
Technical seminars, lectures, practical exercises with software, including those supported by the Russian State Geological Prospecting University named after Sergo Ordzhonikidzе (MGRI-RGGRU), were held over a fortnight. The training was organized in the most relevant areas for the Sudan: the performing of laboratory and analytical studies, mapping, techniques and technologies for geological prospecting works, compilation of electronic databases on the state geology and minerals.
The next visit of specialists from the Ministry of Minerals of the Republic of the Sudan who will participate in the educational program is planned for September 2018.
RG-Inform, Press Center of ROSGEO JSC
ROSGEO is a Russian multi-industry geological holding company, which offers a full range of geological exploration services from regional surveys to stratigraphic drilling and subsoil monitoring. The holding company boasts unique expertise, particularly in marine geology and shelf operations.
ROSGEO was established by Decree No. 957 of the President of the Russian Federation dated 15 July 2011 on the basis of Tsentrgeologia, one of the oldest exploration companies in Russia. ROSGEO is a fully state-owned company.
The enterprises within the holding company operate in eight federal districts of Russia. ROSGEO has enterprises located across the country. A total of more than 1,000 fields and deposits have been discovered by the holding’s companies, including major hydrocarbon and solid mineral deposits and fields such as the Astrakhan field (2.5 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Tengiz field (3.1 billion tonnes of oil), the Kovykta field (1.9 trillion cubic meters of natural gas), the Sukhoi Log deposit (about 2,000 tonnes of gold), the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly, and many others.
ROSGEO’s subsidiaries have rich experience in implementing projects abroad: dozens of new fields and deposits have been discovered in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America.
ROSGEO clients include such companies as Gazprom, Rosneft, Lukoil, Severstal, MMC Norilsk Nickel, Itera, NLMK, Sibuglemet, BP, Chevron, and many others.