fold belt

fold belt

[′fōld ‚belt]
(geology)
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The resource is predominantly Jade, this nephrite jade occurs in the New England Fold Belt, which extends from northeast New South Wales into southeast Queensland.
Iraq embraces the north-western portion of the prolific Arabian Basin and the Zagros Fold Belt.
The post-Triassic section of the Gulf and of the Zagros Fold Belt is a predominantly marine sequence of limestones, dolomites, shales and evaporites.
185 km2, is located within the east Adjara-Trialeti thrust and fold belt.
This project will cover the entire deep water area of the offshore sector of Mexico, including world class producing trends such as the Perdido Fold Belt and Campeche Bay.
The influence of the Qatar Arch and its northerly extension on Iranian geology has been profound as it marks the south-eastern limit of the big oilfields of the Zagros Fold Belt.
Tien-Shan Fold Belt is a belt of folded rocks extending from Aral Sea in Uzbekistan and continuing through Tajikistan and China, ending in Mongolia.
Thomson Resources Ltd (ASX:TMZ) is an Australian-based exploration company focussed on the discovery and development of high quality mineral deposits within the Thomson Fold Belt of northern NSW.
The new gas reservoir was discovered in the Kirthar Fold belt, Sukhpur.
Italian energy major ENI with joint venture partners Pakistan Petroleum Limited and Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company made the discovery in the Kirthar Fold Belt region 270 kilometres north of Karachi.
The reserves were discovered in Kirthar Fold Belt region 270 kilometres north of Karachi city of southern Pakistan.