mining geology

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Noun1.mining geology - the branch of economic geology that deals with the applications of geology to miningmining geology - the branch of economic geology that deals with the applications of geology to mining
economic geology - the branch of geology that deals with economically valuable geological materials
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Paul Harbidge is a geologist with over 20 years of experience in mining exploration and development, he has a First-Class Honours Degree in Geology from Kingston University, London UK and an MSc in Mineral Exploration and Mining Geology from Leicester University (UK).
(1) Ian Plimer, a professor of mining geology from the University of Melbourne in Australia, also examined the ark site one summer in 1994 with David Fasold.
She received a degree in mining geology from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London, and has contributed to a number of essays and technical reports in economic geology, as well as writing a book-length study of the history of the concept of plate tectonics.
Mr Payne is a geologist with 25 years industry experience encompassing exploration, mining geology, resource estimation and project development, including three years as Geology Superintendent at the Mount Morgans Gold Mine.
Another occasional member was the redoubtable councillor Bob Blundell, lecturer in mining geology in Cardiff University.
Others may encourage you to attain a postgraduate qualification in, for example, mining law in relation to health and safety; applied geotechnics; industrial rocks and minerals; mining engineering and mining geology. The Institute of Quarrying and the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining have details of organisations offering postgraduate training.

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