Congratulation to the Ministry of U.A.E. Geological and Geophysical Studies team

On behalf of the ESG, its Executive Committee and its members, we congratulate the Ministry of U.A.E. Geological and Geophysical Studies team on completing their ten year Geological and Geophysical study of the United Arab Emirates. This great achievement has produced a rich portfolio of resources that are now available to the regions scientific community.

A brief overview about The Ministry of Energy Industry can be downloaded here.
Geological Passport can be downloaded here.
Price Index can be downloaded here.
Alternatively, click "Read more" to find out more on MOEI website .

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2018 GEO Conference: GSO Field Trip

2018 GEO Conference: GSO Field Trip

Event Date: 6-8 MARCH 2018
His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalida,
Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain


To illustrate the evolution of the Mesozoic carbonate platform on the Arabian Plate. To discuss the stratal geometries and facies/reservoir distribution within epeiric platform carbonates. To discuss concepts related to fault geometries, fracture patterns, structural and stratigraphical seales, in carbonate rocks in the outcrop for both hydrocarbon exploration and production purposes.

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Dynamic tectonic controls on stratigraphy, facies & unconformities of the Late Cretaceous to Eocene sequences of Jebel Bu Hays, Jebel Fayah & Jebel Mulayah

Dynamic tectonic controls on stratigraphy, facies & unconformities of the Late Cretaceous to Eocene sequences of Jebel Bu Hays, Jebel Fayah & Jebel Mulayah

Event Date: Friday 16th February 2018
Fayah foothills range, Sharjah Emirate


This fieldtrip will be a re-run, for the society, of the 2017 ADIPEC conference field excursion that was held last November. Fieldtrip aim, mirroring the previous year’s visit to Hafeet, will be to investigate the dynamic stratigraphy of the ophiolite cored foothills anticlines:

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