Economic geology of the Morobe goldfield, Papua New Guinea
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Published by Geological Survey of Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby .
Written in English


  • Gold mines and mining -- Papua New Guinea -- Morobe region.,
  • Geology, Economic -- Papua New Guinea -- Morobe region.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography : v. 1, p. 224-228.

StatementP.L. Lowenstein. --
SeriesMemoir / Geological Survey of Papua New Guinea -- 9, Memoir (Geological Survey of Papua New Guinea) -- 9.
LC ClassificationsTN426.P3 L68 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21412944M

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Emplacement of endogenous domes and eruption of pyroclastic flows in the Morobe goldfield took place in the interval from 4 to m.y. ago. During the later part of this time interval, following tilting of the ignimbrite pile, a maar was generated at by: Mineral Resources Authority’s Wau Small Scale Mining Training School in Wau, Morobe Province, has more than students graduating each session. The school trains artisanal miners on simple geology, mining techniques, occupational health and safety, including the proper use of mercury, and business skills in business management and book keeping. Mineralisation of the Morobe Goldfield, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea (English) Mineralisation of the Morobe Goldfield, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea. Denwer, K. P. / Leach, An economic geology perspective. Duckworth. Morobe Province is a province on the northern coast of Papua New provincial capital and largest city is province cov km², with a population of , ( census), and since the division of Southern Highlands Province in May it is the most populous province. It includes the Huon Peninsula, the Markham River, and delta, and coastal territories along the Huon.

  Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. Hidden Valley The Hidden Valley mine is an open pit gold and silver mine, situated in the Morobe province in Papua New Guinea, some km northwest of Port Moresby and approximately 90km south-southwest from Lae, the capital of the province. The mine is located at elevations between 2 .   The Morobe Province of central Papua New Guinea (PNG) has been mined for gold for nearly a century, although it is only in the past decade that large-scale modern mining commenced. The Hidden Valley gold-silver project began construction in mid and production by August , and is located in the mountains above Wau in the headwaters of. Fisher N H - Alluvial gold of the Morobe goldfield, P.N.G.: in Knight C L, (Ed.), Economic Geology of Australia & Papua New Guinea The AusIMM, Melbourne Mono 5 pp Hutton M J, Akiro A K, Cannard C J, Syka M C - Kerimenge gold deposit: in Hughes F E (Ed.), Geology of the Mineral Deposits of Australia & Papua New.

Deposit, Gosowong Goldfield, Halmahera Island, Indonesia The Structure and Significance of Anhydrite-Bearing Vein Arrays, Lienetz Orebody, Lihir Gold Deposit, Papua New Guinea Geology and Geochronology of the Golpu Porphyry and Wafi Epithermal Deposit, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea Interesting Papers in Other Journals. The Hidden Valley low sulphidation carbonate-base metal-gold epithermal deposits are within the Morobe Goldfield, in the Morobe Province of Papua New Guinea, km NNW of Port Moresby. The total production from the Goldfield to , which also includes the historic Wau and Edie Creek epithermal deposits and the extensive Bulolo placer accumulations, amounted to tonnes of Au, of .   NOTE: 1) The information regarding Papua New Guinea on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Papua New Guinea Economy . It was a rare privilidge to be a student being under the guidance of Professor Kaul Gean being my lecturer in Mineral Geology, Mineral Economics and Introduction to Petroluem Engineering. He is very talented and his input both as am Acaedemic and a Researcher is a way forward of understanding the fundemanetal of Geology in Papua New : Pro Vice Chancellor - Administration.