What do I need to be a member?
There are 3 types of membership.
Active Member- a degree in an earth science or related subject
Associate Member- a minimum of 2 years working in the oil & gas industry and two sponsors who must be Active members of the PESGB.
Student Member - need to be studying an earth science or related subject. A letter from your Course Director / Head of Department is required.
How do I join the PESGB?
You can apply online or please complete and return the membership form and other appropriate documentation after you determine which type of membership you wish to apply for. Applications are approved by the Executive Council and could take 4 to six weeks to process.
How can I get a copy of the Membership Directory?
The PESGB Membership Directory is produced solely for members' convenience, and circulation is restricted to PESGB Members - and not for sale. As a member of the society you will automatically receive a copy once it is printed.
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Can I pay by Direct Debit?
Payment by Direct Debit is available to current members* only. Please return the Direct Debit Mandate to the office (one form per member). This form has to be posted as most banks will not accept a faxed mandate.
*New Members can set up direct debit payments after their membership has been approved.
How do I place an advert in the newsletter?
The Newsletter is a monthly publication with deadlines for receipt of payment and artwork. Rates vary depending on the type of advert. Contact Rebecca Wade on 020 7408 2000 or email with any queries.
How can I get a receipt for payment?
Please send an SAE to the office with details of receipt needed and one will be sent to you. Please note that the PESGB booking and renewal forms have the VAT and Charity registration number printed at the bottom and can be used as a receipt.
Where can I find the PESGB office?
Our offices are at 9 Berkeley Street, London. We are only 2 minutes from Green Park tube station.
PESGB Aberdeen Evening Lecture - 444 Interpretations of a single image: quantification of the factors that affect interpretational ability. Euan Macrae (Senergy)
PESGB London Evening Lecture - Frequency Decomposition and colour blending of seismic data - More than an image, Dr Nick McArdle, (ffA, Aberdeen, UK) Please note this has changed to the first Tuesday of the month to ...
June 5 — June 7
A three day course held in Aberdeen
Peter Elliott's review of the May London evening lecture “Dual-sensor streamer technology and its benefits in delineating and characterizing E&P assets: from theory to case studies examples”
Posted on: May 17, 2013
Your new card will be included in your May Newsletter
Posted on: April 30, 2013
Due to essential maintenance, the PESGB office will be closed from 2pm Thursday 2 May through Tuesday 7 May
Posted on: April 29, 2013