Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    What I'm Giving | December 5, 2014

    William Gibson: IMG William Gibson: What I'm Giving



    At Powell's, we feel the holidays are the perfect time to share our love of books with those close to us. For this special blog series, we reached... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$170.50
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Civil Engineering- Geology and Mining

Geological Methods in Mineral Exploration and Mining

by

Geological Methods in Mineral Exploration and Mining Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This practical step-by-step guide describes the key geological field techniques needed by today's exploration geologists involved in the search for metallic deposits. The techniques described are fundamental to the collection, storage and presentation of geological data and their use to locate ore. This book explains the various tasks which the exploration geologist is asked to perform in the sequence in which they might be employed in an actual exploration project. Hints and tips are give. The steps are illustrated with numerous examples drawn from real projects on which the author has worked. The book emphasizes traditional skills and shows how they can be combined effectively with modern technological approaches.

Table of Contents

1. Prospecting and the exploration process 2. Geological mapping in exploration 3. Mine mapping 4. Trenching and underground development 5. Drilling - a general discussion 6. Rotary percussion and auger drilling 7. Diamond drilling 8. Satellite imagery 9. Geophysical and geochemical methods 10. Geographical information systems and exploration data bases 4. Trenching and underground development

Product Details

ISBN:
9783540743705
Author:
Marjoribanks, Roger
Publisher:
Springer
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geology
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Mineralogy
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Geology
Subject:
Economic geology
Subject:
Mineral resources
Subject:
Geotechnical Engineering
Subject:
Environmental management
Subject:
Fossil Fuels (incl. Carbon Capture)
Subject:
Civil Engineering-Geology and Mining
Subject:
Geotechnical Engineering & Applied Earth Sciences
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2nd ed. 2010
Publication Date:
20100615
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
253
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 596 gr

Other books you might like

  1. The Mining Valuation Handbook:... New Hardcover $130.00

Related Subjects

Engineering » Civil Engineering » Geology and Mining
Science and Mathematics » Geology » General
Science and Mathematics » Geology » Rocks and Minerals

Geological Methods in Mineral Exploration and Mining New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$170.50 In Stock
Product details 253 pages Springer - English 9783540743705 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.