PTBGN is a research and development institution which is under the National Nuclear Energy Agency having the duty to conduct research in the field of geology and mining which is connected to development in the utilization of nuclear energy.

Background
PTBGN is a research and development institution which is under the National Nuclear Energy Agency having the duty to conduct research in the field of geology and mining which is connected to development in the utilization of nuclear energy. PTBGN is located in the Center for Nuclear Energy Research (PPTN) area in Pasar Jumat, South Jakarta. The research and development activities started to be conducted in Java in the year 1963 and in its further development of research and development, was extended in Kalimantan, Sumatera, Sulawesi, and Irian Jaya. Besides that to increase the role within the public, PTBGN conducted cooperation with other institutions which are government as well as private institutions in the field of utilization of nuclear technology for seeking ground water sources in several areas having difficulty obtaining water.

Vision
The Strategic Plan of PTBGN (2015 – 2019) ”Knowing the potency and mastery in mining technology for Nuclear Ore (BGN), as well as the application of the Nuclear Hydrogeology technique in areas having difficulty in obtaining water.”
Mission

Strategic Mission Plan of PTBGN (2015-2019)

  1. Research and Development of Nuclear Geology in the Field of Exploration, inventory in the potency of Nuclear Ore and Hydrogeology.
  2. Research and Development in mining and processing Nuclear Ore.
  3. Control Safety of the Environment.
  4. Increase professionalism and quality assurance system.

Geology Survey Services
1. Geophysics Survey
2. Ore Processing
3. Laboratory for Analysis