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  • Mineral Feasibility Studies
  • Drilling Supervision - Aggregate and Industrial Minerals
  • Drill Hole Selection
    Geologic Logging and Sample Collection
    Core Splitting
    RQD - Underground Mine Feasibility
    Packer Testing
  • Reserve Estimation
  • Cement Stone Reserves and Chemistry - Drilling/Testing
  • Lone Star Industries (Buzzi Unicem)  Greencastle Quarry, Greencastle, IN
    Lone Star Industries (Buzzi Unicem) - Pryor Quarry, Pryor, OK
    Lafarge Demopolis Cement Plant, Demopolis, AL
    Dixon-Marquette Cement Plant, Dixon, IL
    Trinidad Cement Limited, Mayo Quarry, Trinidad
    "Geology of the Trinidad Cement Ltd Quarry at Mayo, Central Range, Trinidad", W.I., 38th Forum on Geology of Industrial Minerals, April 2002
    Illinois Cement Co., LaSalle Quarry, LaSalle, IL
  • Industrial Mineral Investigations
  • Potash - NM
    High-Purity Limestone - CA, IN
    Trona - OCI Chemical Co., Sweetwater Co., WY
    Dimension Stone - Indiana Limestone, Tennessee Marble
    R.R. Ballast
    Roofing Granules, Gypsum

Representative Projects

  • Investigation of traprock, diabase, granite, gneiss and argillite quarries in AR, TX, OK, NC and SC, GA, VA, NJ, PA for roofing granule potential.  Over 60 quarries inspected.
  • Preliminary map showing potash reserves, Carlsbad Mining District, Eddy and Lea counties, NM.
  • A deep cavern commercially mined as a part of wastewater treatment, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati, OH
  • Market study for availability and disposition of sand and gravel resource, Ernst & Young Consultants, LTD., Trinidad, W.I.
  • More than 50 sand and gravel and crushed stone drilling projects completed.