TDI-Brooks International, Inc.

Scientific Services on a Global Basis

Analytical Services

B&B Laboratories boasts state of the art equipment and an accomplished staff.

TDI-Brooks International specializes in conducting offshore surface geochemical exploration (SGE) and heat flow programs for the worlds leading petroleum producers, and has a large collection of SGE and heat flow program data from around the world available for sale. TDI-Brooks also has extensive experience in conducting offshore geotechnical coring/engineering programs, environmental assessments, metocean, site surveys and seabed surveys. Our field services are supplemented by high quality environmental and geotechnical laboratories.

About our Programs

TDI-Brooks International is the recognized leader in offshore surface geochemical exploration and heat flow measurement. Since 1996 TDI-Brooks has collected over 18,000 deep water piston core sediment samples and heat flow stations for every major oil company, in areas such as the Caribbean, the Gulf of Mexico (USA and Mexico), the Mediterranean, the North Atlantic, and offshore West Africa.

In addition to conducting numerous private coring programs, TDI-Brooks also has extensive consortium SGE and Heat Flow program data available for sale in the Gulf of Mexico, Nile Delta, eastern Canada, and west Africa. Several new consortium programs are being planned in these and other areas, see our News & Publications section for more details.

For more information about purchasing any of our data or conducting new programs, please contact Dr. James Brooks at 979-696-3634 or email

News & Calendar

News from TDI-Brooks

State of Louisiana Awards Contract for Oil Spill Samples

TDI-Brooks received a new contract award from the State of Louisiana, LA Oil Spill Commission for “Lab Services and Analysis for BP Oil Spill (Contract No. 44000067642)”. This is an indefinite delivery order contract for analyses of sediment and tissues... read more

U.S. Coast Guard Recognizes TDI-Brooks International

Two TDI-Brooks International vessels, the RV GEOEXPLORER and RV GYRE, were recently recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard for their participation in the Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue (AMVER). The program, sponsored by the United States Coast Guard, is a... read more

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