Work Focus
RIPED headquarters is based in Beijing and its three subsidiary research branch institutes are located in Langfang, Hebei Province, Lanzhou, Gansu Province, and Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. Each research branch focused on different research areas.

Beijing Headquarters
Research on strategy and planning for oil/gas exploration & development
R&D and application of oil/gas exploration & development techniques
Research on major applied and fundamental theories for oil/gas exploration & development
Technical support for information & standardization technology
Education & Training
Langfang Branch Institute
R&D of natural gas exploration & development techniques
R&D and technical support of stimulation techniques for low-permeable reservoirs
R&D and application of exploration & development techniques for new energy
Northwest Branch Institute
Research on petroleum geology of western China basins
Evaluation of exploration targets in western China areas
Seismic data processing, interpretation and application
Hangzhou Research Institute of Geology
Research on petroleum geology of marine facies
Research and technical support for offshore exploration
Royalty management support