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The copper deposits of the O'okiep District SpringerLink

The copper deposits of the O'okiep District rank amongst the top three S. African producers, with an annual output of 3 million metric tons grading 1.65% Cu on average. They occur in what is now

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O'Okiep (MRDS 10304534) CU USGS

Reserve Resource. FINANCIAL TIMES INTERNATIONAL YEARBOOKS, MINING 1988, Reserve Resource. 1987, P. 319. Reserve Resource. BROOKHUNT AND ASSOCIATES, P. 71 (1987 EDITION).

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Volume 3 Issue 3 Exploration and Mining Geology

Read Volume 3 Issue 3 of Exploration and Mining Geology. The stratigraphy, sedimentology and gold distribution of the VS5/Beatrix composite reef at H. J. Joel gold mine, Orange Free State, Goldfield, Republic of South Africa

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O'OKIEP COPPER COMPANY (PTY) LTD Company Profile Key

DB Hoovers provides sales leads and sales intelligence data on over 120 million companies like O'OKIEP COPPER COMPANY (PTY) LTD and Private households contacts in SPRINGBOK, Northern Cape, South Africa and around the world. Our data undergoes extensive quality assurance testing with over 2,000 discrete checks for validity and reliability.

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Mining Weekly O'okiep Copper Company, South Africa

Name Ookiep Copper Company Location It is located in the western region of the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. Brief history A large number of individual orebodies have been

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The Geology of the O'Okiep Copper Mine, Namaqualand D

The O'okiep Copper District is the oldest formal mining area in South Africa. Between 1852 and 2002, the 2,500 km2 area yielded two million tons of copper from 32 mines ranging in ore tonnages from 140,000 to 37 million tons.

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Mineralogical Characterization of Selected South African

Nkomati Nickel Mine and the Ookiep Copper Company recording a specific surface area of 3.670 m2/g and 3.104 m2/g respectively. Tailings from Impala have proven to be the sample with the lowest surface area reporting at 0.0454 m2/g.

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Petrographical characteristics of the koperberg suite

A swarm of anorthositic/dioritic intrusives, collectively termed the Koperberg Suite, is scattered over an area of about 3000 km 2 in the northwestern Cape Province (Namaqualand), South Africa. The intrusive suite is renowned for its associated magmatic copper sulphide deposits.

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History of the Okiep copper district, Namaqualand

The copper mines in the Okiep district of Namaqualand are steeped in the history of South African mining and geology. The most famous mineral specimen producing copper mine in the district was the

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The O okiep Copper District, Namaqualand, South Africa a

the Nigramoep Mine (Fig. 2). The copper produced in the Ookiep district from 1852 to 2002 totaled two million tons. Focus of this review This paper deals with the cupriferous rocks of the Ookiep Copper District and their geological setting. Virtually, all of the copper occurs in

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Rhodes University Where Leaders Learn

Rhodes gt; Geology gt; Honours Field School Honours Field School The Honours Field School is a five week capstone course that aims at connecting the academic education in undergraduate and Honours theory courses with activities in the field.

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The Geology of the O'okiep Copper Mine D. van Zyl

The Geology of the O'okiep Copper Mine. D. van Zyl. Stellenbosch, 1967 Copper ores 68 pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Bibliographic information. Title The Geology of the O'okiep Copper Mine Volume 42, Issue

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Okiep, Northern Cape Karoo Space

Thats the historic icon of a tiny place called Okiep, which was once the centre of the South African copper mining industry. In fact, just before the dawn of the 20 th century, Okiep boasted the richest copper mine in the world.

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O'okiep Copper Company, South Africa Mining Weekly

Name Ookiep Copper Company Location It is located in the western region of the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. Brief history A large number of individual orebodies have been

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The Ookiep Copper District, Namaqualand, South Africa a

The Ookiep Copper District is the oldest formal mining area in South Africa. Between 1852 and 2002, the 2,500 km2area yielded two million tons of copper from 32 mines ranging in ore tonnages from

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Prieska Mining Atlas

Copper and zinc was discovered in 1968 and the Prieska Copper Mines, owned by Anglovaal Mining Ltd, was established. It became one of the country s major base metal mines, one of the first to have a decline from surface, using trackless mining methods.

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The geology of the Indarama gold antimony mine, Sebakwe area, Que Que, Rhodesia; Symposium on the Rhodesian basement complex; The geology of the Indarama gold/antimony mine, Sebakwe area, Que Que, Rhodesia; The geology of the northern section of the Orange Free State goldfield; The geology of the Shamrocke Mine, Rhodesia; a stratiform copper

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Structural interpretation of the Steenkampskraal monazite

Structural interpretation of the Steenkampskraal monazite deposit, Western Cape, South Africa which are typical of the Okiep copper district, 150 km north of the geology of the Steenkampskraal Mine and the MMZ has been historically described by Pike, 1959, De Waal and Viljoen, 1970, Andreoli et al., 1994, Andreoli et al., 2006 and

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Okiep

Okiep is a small town in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, and was in the 1870s ranked as having the richest copper mine in the world.The town is on the site of a spring that was known in the Khoekhoe language of the Nama people as U gieb (large brackish place) and

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Okiep in the Namaqualand, once Centre of Copper Mining in

In 1918 the Okiep copper mines ceased operating and the place became almost a ghost town. In springtime, Okiep is like the whole of Namaqualand very rich in blooming wildflowers. Then a colourful carpet covers the wide planes. The tourist centre of Okiep is the excellent Okiep Country Hotel, the only accommodation available in this town.

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The post war period Tsumeb

The post war period. The Tsumeb mine was put up for sale in 1946 by the Custodian of Enemy Property. It was sold in January 1947, to the Ookiep Copper Company, on behalf of the Tsumeb Corporation Limited (TCL), which would operate the mine for the next half century.

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CopperinSouthAfrica Part SAIMM

O'okiep Copper Co.Ltd,Messina Ltd,enPalabora Mining Co.Dievolgende wQfdmetbetrekking totelkeen vandiemaatskappye bespreek agtergrond, ontwikkeling, geologie, mynbou, konsentrsie enhuidige posisie. Die laasgenoemde maatskappy, watSuid Afrika segrootste produsent is,wordindiemeeste besonderhede bespreek. THEPHOSPHATE DEVELOPMENT CORP. CFOSKOR)'

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Okiep, Northern Cape Karoo Space

A s youre driving north from Springbok towards the Namibian border on the N7, look out for the tall smoke stack on your right.. Thats the historic icon of a tiny place called Okiep, which was once the centre of the South African copper mining industry.In fact, just before the dawn of the 20 th century, Okiep boasted the richest copper mine in the world.

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Nababeep The Namaqualand Copper Mine Railway Blogger

Jul 15, 20100183;32;Route of the Namaqualand copper mine line click on map to enlarge. The last section of the line, a further 52 kilometres from Kookfontein to O'okiep, was authorised in 1873. There were no great problems on this section and the line to O'okiep was officially opened on 1st January 1876. A banquet was held that night to celebrate the occasion.

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The post war period Tsumeb

The post war period. The Tsumeb mine was put up for sale in 1946 by the Custodian of Enemy Property. It was sold in January 1947, to the Ookiep Copper Company, on behalf of the Tsumeb Corporation Limited (TCL), which would operate the mine for the next half century.

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OKiep Mining Atlas

OKiep is a Copper Mine in South Africa owned by Mineral Technologies International, Xtract Resources. General The Carolusberg and OKiep tailings dams contain 33.8Mt of sulphide tailings material on surface that was mined between 1980 and 2010 by OKiep Copper

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ore mineral of copper in africa perkinspreschool

Mar 04, 20180183;32;geology and the economic deposits of copper, iron, and vermiculite . Feb 1, 1976 The geology and the economic deposits of copper, iron, and vermiculite Transvaal, South Africa, is unique amongst many described African alkaline complexes in that its carbonatite member is the site of an economic deposit of copper ore.

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THE GEOLOGY OF THE SPRINGBOK AREA BGS Resources

THE GEOLOGY OF THE SPRINGBOK AREA by lAH. Marais, AL.D. Agenbacht, M. Prinsloo and W.A Basson EXPLANATION Spektakel Mine in the south to the Groendoring area, was mapped by Theart (1980). maps produced by the O'okiep Copper Company, as well as those of research institutes and universities, were

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ore mineral of copper in africa perkinspreschool

Sep 08, 20180183;32;geology and the economic deposits of copper, iron, and vermiculite Feb 1, 1976 The geology and the economic deposits of copper, iron, and vermiculite Transvaal, South Africa, is unique amongst many described African alkaline complexes in that its carbonatite member is the site of an economic deposit of copper ore.

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O'Okiep copper mine Wood Mackenzie

Geology Operations Mining Processing Timeline Tables and charts. This report includes 2 images and tables including Key facts Table 1 O'Okiep copper mine. XLS 481.00 KB. O'Okiep copper mine. PDF 595.46 KB. Other reports you may be interested in. 24 February 2017. Deerni copper mine. Asset Report Deerni copper mine. 24 February 2017. A

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