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Mineral, coal and petroleum resources ... - Landcare Research

gas, ironsand, lizenithne, clay, zeolite, sand and construction aggregate (Figure 1). .... The success of the mineral industry in New Zealand has depended on ..... tion of ilmenite–garnet–gold placer deposits along, and offshore from, the west ..... At Taharoa, ironsand is mined by dredging beach and dune sand to produce a...

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Alloy Resources: New Zealand

The Barrytown Mineral Sands deposit is located on the South Island of New Zealand, ... to a Farm-in Agreement with Pacific Mineral Resources Limited (PMRL), a New Zealand ... sand deposit with an Exploration Target*of 80-100 million tonnes @ 11-13% ilmenite. ... Barrytown beach – licence area is mostly farmland...

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Quick Facts - Industries : Minerals - Statistics New Zealand

Legislation controlling mineral production includes the Crown Minerals Act ... ore in the black sands of the west coast beaches between Greymouth and Westport ... Ilmenite black sands are present along the west coastline of the South Island.

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New Zealand Mineral Resources - New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals

Sep 25, 2015 ... These are free to industry, available from our online exploration database and in the New Zealand Minerals Data Pack. ... of large scale iron and mineral sand deposits. .... Ilmenite beach sand deposits are also present on the.

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WEST COAST WEST COAST - Minerals West Coast

Support industries. ... increased investment in New Zealand's mineral resources, with strong support from ...... the beach sands, ilmenite has been concentrated.

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Investor's and Procurement Guide South Africa. Part 1 - BGR - Bund.de

Mar 5, 2014 ... and judicial frame of the South African mining industry and an overview of the economic ... 5.1.5.1 Ilmenite ... Distribution of heavy mineral sand occurrences and deposits in South Africa. 35 ... Geelwal Karoo heavy mineral beach placer, 24 km west of Lutzville. ..... ziland, Australia, New Zealand and Europe.

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Metals known but not mined - Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Jun 12, 2006 ... The mining industry ... Black sand beaches near Westport ... The main titanium-rich mineral found in New Zealand is ilmenite (iron titanium...

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Mineral resources / Economic and applied geology / The Geology of ...

New Zealand's minerals are varied, but there are few particularly large or rich ... or metamorphic rocks or in detrital form in terrace, river, or beach sands and gravels. ... potential as a source of titanium, a major component of the mineral ilmenite. ... The ceramic industry uses kaolin and halloysite from Northland for china and...

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Other - Minerals West Coast

Explore on industrial mineral based in west coast NZ includes coal, gold, ... on the West Coast Ilmenite and rutile occur mainly in beach sands derived from the...

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Ilmenite deposits in New Zealand

active minerals and gold could be recovered. ... Though knowledge of ilmenite deposits in New Zealand (Fig. 1) ... of black sand from Wairnama Beach on the eastern side of Cape Col- .... In assessing the average depths, the Department of Mines records .... 1949: "Industrial Minerals and Rocks", 2nd edit., pp.1,066-7.

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The Barrytown Ilmenite Project: Site Visit - MarketCapMarketCap

Oct 4, 2013 ... The main industries in the Greymouth region are farming (dairy, ... Barrytown Flats is an area of beach sand approximately 15 ... The soil (actually sand) on the flats is poor by New Zealand ... The Barrytown heavy mineral sands are high grade, averaging around 10% ilmenite, and in many cases much more...

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Full text of "List of the minerals of New Zealand" - Internet Archive

269 ; and reprinted in the New Zealand Mines Record, vol. .... Blacksand : See Ironsand ; Iserine ; Magnetite ; Ilmenite. ..... The mineral is frequent in beach sands of Westland, Stewart Island, and elsewhere ; when red in colour and of a transparent ... For description of the gold-mining industry see Description of Ex- hibits, pp.

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Chapter 23: Offshore Mining Industries

In Europe, offshore sand and gravel mining is an established industry in Denmark, ... coastal vulnerability (e.g. impacts of beach mining in Kiribati and the .... cassiterite (tin), ilmenite (titanium), rutile (titanium), zircon (zirconium), chromite .... New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals branch of the Environmental Protection.

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Resources in the Earth's crust Author

The value added by the mineral industry Coal 1990 1992 1994 1996 1998 .... The photo on the right shows the Tellnes ilmenite mine in Rogaland, SW Norway. .... diagram shows the composition of the sand along a beach at New Zealand.

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