The Department performs the following duties:
1- Drilling activities for GEOSURV projects purposes and for other authorities. These activities include mineral exploration and prospecting activities, hydrogeology and maintenance of GEOSURV premises and installations.
2- Supervising the transportation services movement, maintaining drilling machinery and equipment, besides other vehicles and supervising their repairs.
The Department performs its responsibilities through the following divisions:
1- Drilling Division.
2- Maintenance of drilling machinery and equipment.
3- Transportation Division.
4- Maintenance and construction Division