Geothermal Exploration


Resource identification, surface exploration, and assessment.

Drilling Consultancy


Siting and design of wells, and resource evaluation.

Resource Assessment

Resource assesment
Volumetric assessment, conceptual modeling, and numerical simulation.

Geothermal Training

Geothermal training
Geothermal training and workshops at all levels.

ÍSOR in a Joint Venture of AF-Consult Switzerland Limited, Verkís, AFM (Turkey) and Sub-consultant of BBA Legal, have been awarded the  role of consultants (RSM Unit) to the Risk Sharing Mechanism (RSM) for Geothermal Resource Validation fund. 
The Geological Society of America (GSA) has honoured Dr. Kristján Sæmundsson, Chief Geologist (retired) at Iceland GeoSurvey, for "pioneering geologic mapping and research that revolutionized understanding of Iceland and plate tectonics of the north Atlantic, and fostered geothermal developments of immense societal value."
Fibre-optic cables can be used to detect earthquakes and other ground movements. The data cables can also pick up seismic signals from hammer shots, passing cars or wave movements in the ocean. This is the result of a study published in Nature Communications. 
Annual Report / Brochures
Annual Report 2014
About geothermal energy
Strokkur the hot spring, begins to erupt. Photo Sigurður Sveinn Jónsson.
Bedrock / Northern / Southwest
Geological Map of the Northern Volcanic Zone, Southern Part - Ódáðahraun 1:100 000