Science facilities

BGS's hydrothermal laboratory Analytical facilities DP Hunter, Tahiti Dando drilling rigGeophysical observatories Landsat 7 ETM false-colour image of the Richat structure in northern Mauritania 3D Visualisation facility

BGS operate and maintain a wide range of state-of-the-art laboratories and other facilities. These facilities, managed under the Laboratory Facilities Programme, underpin virtually all of BGS's diverse range of core and commissioned research programmes.

In addition to information on capability, you will find examples of how our science facilities contribute to BGS's research efforts. Some of our recent research highlights are available below.


For further information contact Enquiries