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Alumina Miniplant Operations: Separation of Aluminum Chloride Liquor from Leach Residue Solids by Classification and Thickening

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over recovery methods of alumina through leaching of kaolin clay. The materials, equipment, and procedures used are discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1983
Creator: Sorensen, Roy T.; Sawyer, Dwight L., Jr. & Turner, Theodore L.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System: An Update of Information Circular 8654

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the Minerals Availability System (MAS). As stated in the mission, "the mission of the Minerals Availability System is to provide current appraisals of the engineering and economic availability of non-fuel minerals for consideration in the formulation of both domestic and foreign minerals policy" (p. 3). This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1982
Creator: Babitzke, Herbert R.; Barsotti, Aldo F.; Coffman, Joseph S.; Thompson, Jerrold G. & Bennett, Harold J.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Characterization of U.S. Cement Kiln Dust

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the characterization of cement kiln dust. Mineralogy, chemical analysis, and hazardous waste potential of kiln dust is presented. This report includes tables.
Date: 1982
Creator: Haynes, Benjamin W. & Kramer, Gary W.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Chromium Industry of the U.S.S.R.

Description: Report discussing the production and export or chromite from the U.S.S.R, including an overview of the industry (raw material base, mining and processing facilities, foreign trade, and policies and programs controlling its operations) as well as observations on the outlook for the future.
Date: 1985
Creator: Strishkov, Vasilii V. & Steblez, Walter G.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Company Towns Versus Company Camps in Developing Alaska's Mineral Resources

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing comparisons between company camps and company towns in Alaska's mineral properties. The cost differences between operating towns, camps, and commuting options are presented. This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1986
Creator: Bottge, Robert
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Critical and Strategic Minerals in Alaska: Cobalt, the Platinum-Group Metals, and Chromite

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing critical and strategic Alaskan minerals. As stated in the introduction, "this is the first report on these Bureau of Mines investigations. It summarizes available information about deposits and past production of cobalt, the platinum-group metals, and chromite, which was obtained during investigations of these metals through May 1981" (p. 2). This report includes tables, illustrations, photographs, and a map.
Date: 1981
Creator: Barker, James C.; Still, Jan C.; Mowatt, Thomas C. & Mulligan, John J.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Critical and Strategic Minerals in Alaska: Tin, Tantalum, and Columbium

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing critical and strategic Alaskan minerals. As stated in the introduction, "this report presents findings from the second phase of the Bureau's critical and strategic minerals program in Alaska; it summarizes information on tin, tantalum, and columbium production, reserves, and occurrences" (p. 2). This report includes tables and a map.
Date: 1985
Creator: Warner, J. Dean
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fire Doors for Noncoal Mines

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the development and use of fire doors in non-coal mines. As stated in the abstract, "this report discusses current fire-door technology in the context of the underground mine environment and the design, fabrication, lab testing, and in-mine field testing of a mine-worthy fire door" (p. 1). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: 1987
Creator: Bickel, Kenneth L. & Pomroy, William H.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Geologic Factors in Predicting Coal Mine Roof-Rock Stability in the Upper Kittanning Coalbed, Somerset County, Pennsylvania

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over the geology of roof-rock stability in coal mines. The distribution, frequency, and magnitude of roof falls in U.S. coal mines are discussed. This report includes maps, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: 1981
Creator: Iannacchione, A. T.; Ulery, J. P.; Hyman, D. M. & Chase, F. E.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Investigation of Methane Occurrence and Outbursts in the Cote Blanche Domal Salt Mine, Louisiana

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies conducted on the outbursts of salt often responsible for fatalities in salt mines. The salt samples were tested for methane content. The test results are discussed. This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: 1988
Creator: Molinda, Gregory M.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Manganese Availability - Market Economy Countries: A Minerals Availability Program Appraisal

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the worldwide availability of manganese. As stated in the introduction, "the purpose of this report is to evaluate selected domestic and market economy country resources of manganese for metallurgical application. Individual mine and deposit evaluations were performed on the basis of tonnage, grade, and cost of production" (p. 2). This report includes tables, illustrations, and a map.
Date: 1984
Creator: Coffman, Joseph S. & Palencia, Cesar M.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Manganese Industry of the U.S.S.R.

Description: No Description Available.
Date: September 1987
Creator: Strishkov, Vasilii V. & Levine, Richard M. (Richard Michael), 1944-
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Methane Contents of Oil Shale from the Piceance Basin, Colorado

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies conducted on oil-shale deposits of the Piceance Basin. The gas content of the deposits is discussed. This report includes maps, and illustrations.
Date: 1987
Creator: Schatzel, S. J.; Sainato, A. & LaScola, J. C.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

MILS: The Mineral Industry Location System of the Federal Bureau of Mines

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the Mineral Industry Location System (MILS), a mineral deposit data base. As stated in the abstract, "information on more than 135,000 mineral locations and processing plants in the United States is contained in the data base. This information includes the name, location, mineral commodity, type of operation, bibliography, and cross-reference for each property or prospect" (p. 1). This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1980
Creator: Berg, Andrew W. & Carrillo, Fred V.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mineral Facts and Problems: 1975 Edition

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over mineral characteristics, uses, and problems. Descriptions of common minerals and their uses are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, maps, and illustrations.
Date: 1980
Creator: United States. Bureau of Mines.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mineral Facts and Problems: 1980 Edition

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over mineral characteristics, uses, and problems. Descriptions of common minerals and their uses are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, maps, and illustrations.
Date: 1980
Creator: United States. Bureau of Mines.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Problems Facing Coal Mining and Gas Production in the Hartshorne Coalbeds of the Western Arkoma Basin, Oklahoma

Description: This report provides pertinent geologic information for long-range planning of subsurface coal and gas production from the Hartshorne Coalbeds. Problems encountered include the complex distribution of minable and un-minable coal, high methane content and bed pressure, faulting, variations in degree of dip, presence of natural gas fields in associated sandstones, and legal problems.
Date: 1983
Creator: Iannacchione, Anthony T.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Proceedings of the Workshop on Techniques for Measurement of Thermodynamic Properties, Albany, Oregon, August 21-23, 1979

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing a workshop held on the techniques for measurement of thermodynamic properties. As stated in the abstract, "this information circular comprises the proceedings of the workshop and includes the texts of papers presented and discussion by attendees" (p. 1). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: 1981
Creator: Gokcen, N. A.; Mrazek, R. V. & Pankratz, L. B.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Selected Significant Mineral Deposits in Alaska: A Minerals Availability System Overview

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing significant Alaskan mineral deposits. As stated in the abstract, "this Bureau of Mines publication presents a summary of mining activity in Alaska, as well as institutional and infrastructural factors affecting mineral development in Alaska" (p. 1). This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1988
Creator: Baggs, Donald W.; Northam, Michael J.; Meyer, Mark P. & Maas, Kenneth M.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Thermodynamic Properties of Sulfides

Description: Bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines containing a compilation of thermodynamic data regarding sulfides. There are tables for standard heat capacities (includes equations), standard entropies, high-temperature relative enthalpies (includes equations), Gibbs energy functions, enthalpies of formation (includes equations), Gibbs energies of formation (includes equations) and logarithms of the equilibrium constants. Documentation in the introduction explains how the tables are organized and use of the data.
Date: 1987
Creator: Pankratz, L. B.; Mah, Alla D. & Watson, S. W.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tin Reconnaissance of the Kanuti and Hodzana Rivers Uplands, Central Alaska

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing mineral development potentials of Central Alaska. Investigations on location, geology, and sampling methods are presented. This report includes maps, tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: 1986
Creator: Barker, James C. & Foley, Jeffrey Y.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Valuation of Potash Occurrences Within the Nuclear Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Site in Southeastern New Mexico

Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing potash occurrences of southeastern New Mexico. As stated in the introduction, "included in this report are discussions of the geology and geography of the study area, its potash mining history, and current and projected market conditions in the potash industry" (p. 2). This report includes maps, tables, and illustrations.
Date: 1980
Creator: Weisner, Robert C.; Lemons, Jim F., Jr. & Coppa, Luis V.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department