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Surface Geochemistry in Petroleum Exploration
Surface Geochemistry in Petroleum Exploration
by Steven A. Tedesco
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The application of surface geochemical methods to finding petroleum is based on the detection of hydrocarbons in the soil that have leaked from a petroleum reservoir at depth. While the seal over the deposit was once considered impermeable, surface... (read more)

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Looking for Gold
Looking for Gold
by Bradford Angier
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Learn to prospect with detailed instructions for mining lode gold and panning for placer gold deposits. Includes success stories; places to start; detailed line drawings showing how to build flames, rockers, dry washers, riffles and sluices; and how to... (read more)

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Gold and Silver in Oregon
Gold and Silver in Oregon
by Howard C. Brooks
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Gold and Silver in Oregon is the de facto standard on Gold and Silver Mining in Oregon. This rare book was originally published in 1968 by the State of Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Resources and is now back in print from Miningbooks.com. The... (read more)

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Quantitative Seismic Interpretation: Applying Rock Physics Tools to Reduce Interpretation Risk
Quantitative Seismic Interpretation: Applying Rock Physics Tools to Reduce Interpretation Risk
by Per Avseth
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Demonstrating how rock physics can be applied to predict reservoir parameters, such as lithologies and pore fluids, from seismically derived attributes, this volume provides an integrated methodology and practical tools for quantitative interpretation... (read more)

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Copper Leaching, Solvent Extraction, and Electrowinning Technology
Copper Leaching, Solvent Extraction, and Electrowinning Technology
by Gerald V. Jergensen
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This volume recognizes the growing role of solvent extraction and electrowinning technology in the world copper business. This well-established, remarkable hydrometallurgical achievement fills an important role in our technical ability to extract copper... (read more)

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Drilling Technology in Nontechnical Language
Drilling Technology in Nontechnical Language
by Steve Devereux
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The general manager of the Drilling Research Institute in the UK, and author of Shell Bapetco's in-house official drilling manual and Practical Well Planning and Drilling Manual (Penn Well, 1998) introduces non-engineer industry professionals and... (read more)

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Sme Mining Engineering Handbook CD-ROM
Sme Mining Engineering Handbook CD-ROM
by Peter Darling
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This third edition of the SME Mining Engineering Handbook reaffirms its international reputation as the handbook of choice for today's practicing mining engineer. It distills the body of knowledge that characterizes mining engineering as a disciplinary... (read more)

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Operational Aspects of Oil and Gas Well Testing
Operational Aspects of Oil and Gas Well Testing
by Stuart Mcaleese
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Well Testing is recognised by many operating oil and gas companies to be the most hazardous operation they routinely undertake. Therefore, it is of great importance that such operations are extremely well planned and executed. This handbook covers all... (read more)

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Buried Alive
Buried Alive
by Manuel Pino Toro
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On August 5, 2010, a tunnel in the gold and copper mine in the Atacama Desert in Chile collapsed, with all of its miners trapped underground. For days, the families waited breathlessly as percussion drills searched out signs of life. ... (read more)

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Us Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commissin Handbook
Us Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commissin Handbook
by Usa Ibp
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US Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commisson: Materials, regulations... (read more)

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Well Test Analysis: The Use of Advanced Interpretation Models
Well Test Analysis: The Use of Advanced Interpretation Models
by Dominique Bourdet
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This book on well test analysis, and the use of advanced interpretation models is volume 3 in the series Handbook of Petroleum Exploration and Production. The chapters in the book are: Principles of Transient Testing, Analysis Methods, Wellbore... (read more)

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Particle Technology & Surface Phenomena in Minerals
Particle Technology & Surface Phenomena in Minerals
by Fine Particle Society
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A selection of 18 papers from a Fine Particle Society symposium in San Diego, August 1991, consider several aspects of minerals and petroleum under the headings asphaltine aggregation and characterization, theoretical aspects and reservoir... (read more)

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Evaluating Mineral Projects: Applications and Misconceptions
Evaluating Mineral Projects: Applications and Misconceptions
by Thomas F. Torries
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Whether you’re an experienced evaluator of mineral projects, a student, or a decision maker who is not a practitioner but must use evaluation results, this new book is an essential reference for your bookshelf. Designed to complement traditional... (read more)

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Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy: 100 Years of Innovation
Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy: 100 Years of Innovation
by Corby G. Anderson
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Here is the information you need to face the ever-increasing technological, economic, environmental, and geopolitical challenges of this industry and ensure long-term productivity and growth for your organization. Mineral Processing and Extractive... (read more)

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Gambling on Ore: The Nature of Metal Mining in the United States, 1860-1910 (Mining the American West)
Gambling on Ore: The Nature of Metal Mining in the United States, 1860-1910 (Mining the American West)
by Kent A. Curtis
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Gambling on Ore examines the development of the western mining industry from the tumultuous and violent Gold Rush to the elevation of large-scale copper mining in the early twentieth century, using Montana as representative of mining developments in the... (read more)

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Modeling and Simulation of Mineral Proessing Systems
Modeling and Simulation of Mineral Proessing Systems
by R. P. King
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Quantitative modeling techniques and methods are central to the study and development of process engineering, including mineral processing. Models in mineral processing have been difficult to develop because of the complexity of the unit operations that... (read more)

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Aspects of Seismic Reflection Data Processing
Aspects of Seismic Reflection Data Processing
by R. Marschall
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A reprinting of eight articles from Surveys in geophysics, v.10, nos.2-4 (1989) on geophysical data processing. The topics include data sets from shear waves, which, generated by mode conversion, are used in solving reservoir problems; the zero-phase... (read more)

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Geologic Analysis of Naturally Fractured Reservoirs
Geologic Analysis of Naturally Fractured Reservoirs
by Ronald A. Nelson
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Geologists, engineers, and petrophysicists concerned with hydrocarbon production from naturally fractured reservoirs will find this book a valuable tool for obtaining pertinent rock data to evaluate reserves and optimize well location and performance... (read more)

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Chemical Mineralogy, Smelting, and Metallization. Edited by Eugene D. McLaughlin and Levan A. Breaux
Chemical Mineralogy, Smelting, and Metallization. Edited by Eugene D. McLaughlin and Levan A. Breaux
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This collection of the latest international work in the field of mineralogy deals with toxic remediation methods, environmental impacts, and new processes in smelting and metallization. Some local regions and issues covered include mineral groups... (read more)

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Challenges in Fine Coal Processing, Dewatering, and Disposal
Challenges in Fine Coal Processing, Dewatering, and Disposal
by Mark S. Klima
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Coal mining and preparation have had a long history in the United States and the world, serving as the engine of growth for many industries. Today, new sources of energy, increased environmental awareness, and more stringent regulations from the U.S... (read more)

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