orebody

orebody

[′ȯr‚bäd·ē]
(geology)
Generally, a solid and fairly continuous mass of ore, which may include low-grade ore and waste as well as pay ore, but is individualized by form or character from adjoining country rock.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Release date- 16082019 - Newcrest Mining Limited (Newcrest) is pleased to announce that it has completed the joint venture transaction with Imperial Metals Corporation (Imperial), which was previously announced in the market release titled 'Newcrest to acquire potential Tier 1 orebody in Canada' on 11 March 2019.
The El Porvenir property (15 hectares) sits adjacent to the operating Porvenir Norte mine and covers the updip extension of the Porvenir Norte orebody. Endeavor had a similar exploration and exploitation right on this property between 2006 and 2008, during which time the Company conducted exploration drilling and small scale mining.
Massawa and its associated orebody, Sofia, were discovered by Randgold, since merged with Barrick, which invested $96.2M in a feasibility study.
SolGold is also identifying targets adjacent to the main orebody.
Gruyere is a tremendous asset based on a world-class orebody and a forecast long mine life.
"We are delighted with this discovery which is a testament to the extraordinary Argyle orebody that continues to deliver these miracles of nature, even as it nears the end of mine life." Arnaud Soirat, Chief Executive of Rio Tinto's Copper and Diamonds portfolio The finding could be the last of significance for the mine which will be closed in 2020.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 15, 2019-Lundin Gold reports underground mine development reaching orebody at Fruta del Norte project
Global Banking News-January 15, 2019-Lundin Gold reports underground mine development reaching orebody at Fruta del Norte project
At present, the in situ leaching mining method is a mature mining technology, which takes advantage of the chemical replacement reaction of leaching solutions in the process of orebody seepage to achieve the recovery of rare earth cations and thus realizes the extraction of rare earth elements [4-6].
(a)Morphology of the orebody 0-5 m above head height in Stope 15# of tunnel 1752 m.