core logging

core logging

[′kȯr ‚läg·iŋ]
(geology)
The analysis of the strata through which a borehole passes by the taking of core samples at predetermined depth intervals as the well is drilled.
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After three years in development, MX Deposit, their cutting-edge core logging application, is now hitting the market.
Ancillary facilities include a water well, a septic system, two core logging facilities, a core cutting facility, a gravelled core storage area, and a large maintenance garage for servicing all rolling stock and camp equipment.
Kolberg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Western Washington University and has previous experience as a co-project geologist planning and monitoring drilling operations, core logging, and report writing.
EZ-ID software, according to the company, delivers real-time mineral identification for outcrops, in pits, with hand samples, and is especially useful in fast and accurate core logging applications.
The company's consulting geologist, Paul D Gray, PGeo, will manage the drilling programme, core logging, and assay protocols.
The Company expects that all core logging and sampling activities will be completed by mid August, 2010.
This book is an expanded and updated version of Cores and Core Logging for Geologists (ISBN-13: 978-1870325257), which was originally published in 1999 as a 120 page paperback (US $39.
com/research/p9z97m/cores_and_core) has announced the addition of the "Cores and Core Logging for Geoscientists, 2nd edition" report to their offering.
Field work, core logging and sampling was supervised by Donald G.
The firm's additional field work cover core logging, assaying, down-hole geophysics, specific gravity measurements and comprehensive re-logging of core from earlier years and geological and structural mapping to test the evolving structural model.
Their second placement period will be spent within an exploration company, working at additional field mapping and possibly drill core logging, as well as associated work.