measured ore

measured ore

[′mezh·ərd ′ȯr]
(mining engineering)
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The Toronto company, which has staked claims in diamond, gold and nickel projects throughout Northern Ontario, has tapped into the white-hot uranium market with a property that comes with an already measured ore deposit.
The test mine would be developed underground via a decline ramp from surface, followed by extraction of a bulk sample for metallurgical processing and underground diamond drilling of the deposit with the intent of developing measured ore reserves.
Preliminary Indicated: The indicated resource is based on intermittent drilling below the measured ore body.