Rosgeologia will look for shale gas in Russia’s Trans-Urals region, Rosgeologia’s deputy director-general for development Roman Samsonov has told a regional government meeting in Chita.
The Russian president’s plenipotentiary representative in the Far East district, Yury Trutnev, has listed several companies whose offices could be moved to the Far East.
The main event for the open joint-stock company VNIIGeofizika (national geophysics research institute) in 2013 was its takeover by the state holding Rosgeologia.
Rinat Murzin has been appointed as deputy director-general for planning of the geological holding company Rosgeologia.
Rosgeologia (Russian Geology) has consolidated its 37 structural divisions under the holding company umbrella.
Specialists from the open joint-stock company Kamchatgeologia, which is part of Rosgeologia, have begun seismic exploration at the Pustoretsky fore deep in the north-west of the Kamchatka peninsula.
Rosgeologia is going to set up a single geology exploration information system, which should make it possible to obtain up-to-date and exact geological and geophysical data for all extractive companies in Russia, the company has said.