Geodwipa Training Services

Discipline : J. Geological Field Trip / 3. Field Trip Locations
Duration : 5 Days
Level : Skilled
Delivery Mechanism : Fieldtrip

(SUMATERA) Petroleum Geology of South Sumatra Basin Field Trip, Palembang - Lake Ranau, South Sumatr

The South Sumatra basin is one of the major sedimenter basin of oil and gas producers in Sumatra Island, Indonesia, with mining history spanning until 1895. At its western edge, volcano activity sometimes takes place very catastrophically, leaving traces of giant eruption. This fieldtrip invites the participants to visit key locations to learn the rocks of the basin that are key elements of the growing oil and gas system and to see how a very powerful process of volcanism has occurred in the past. Partcipants will be also guided to local tourism destinations in Palembang and Lake Ranau.

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Day Main Field Trip Activity Geotourism
1 Arrival in Palembang and technical briefing Kuto Besak fort and Ampera bridge tour
2 Observation and discussion about Baturaja and Airbenakat formations in Baturaja Baturaja city park tour
3 Observation and discussion about South Sumatra basement in Garba mountains Muaradua culinary tour
4 Observation and discussion about the formation of volcano-tectonic Lake Ranau formation Lake Ranau and Subik Tuha waterfall tours
5 Departure from Palembang Souvenir shopping tour
Petroleum Geology of South Sumatra Basin Field Trip is set for Geologist, Geophysicist, Petrophysic, Engineers who are interested to know the regional geology of South Sumatra Basin.
Field trip leader is from Departemen Teknik Geologi Universitas Gadjah Mada with PhD or Doctor degree in geology.
Every month from January - December based on the minimum participants quota (minimum 15 participants). The training will be delivered in field trip. The accommodation during the course are included: free B/L/D during the course, field trip gears, insurance, geotourism and city tour

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