marble deposit in nigeria

Geological Exploration of Marble Deposits in Toto Area ...

2016-2-22  Toto area of Nasarawa State, Nigeria, is endowed with an extensive marble deposit associated with schist, qua-rtzite and banded iron formation. The area covers Katakwa sheet 228 NE, SW, NW, and SE 1:50,000. It falls within longitude 7˚11' - 7˚18' and latitude 8˚7' -

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Geology and Occurrences of Limestone and Marble in

Nigeria is endowed with large deposits of limestone and marble located in all parts of the country. The limestone at Mfamosing, near Calabar, is the largest and the purest deposit in Nigeria. It is about 50 metres thick at the quarry site. West of Calabar, another carbonate body occurs in the subsurface that is 450 metres thick. The

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Exploration for Marble Deposit in Parts of Okpella, South ...

Exploration for Marble Deposit in Parts of Okpella, South-Southern Nigeria K. O. Ozegin1* 1Department of Physics, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria.

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A Preliminary Estimate of the Reserve of the Marble ...

2019-6-25  and density of the marble have been used in computing the reserve of the marble deposit. The reserve of mass I is estimated at 1418.4 tons and that of mass II has been estimated at 142643.2 tons. The total reserve of the marble deposit is 144061.6 tons. A Preliminary Estimate of the Reserve of the Marble Deposit in Itobe Area, Central Nigeria ...

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Geology and Occurrences of Limestone and Marble in

Several of these marble deposits are currently being exploited for cement (Ukpilla and Obajana) and decorative stone (Jakura, Kwakuti and Igbetti) with some production of ground rock for industrial use. Limestone and marble are among the few industrial minerals and rocks that have been utilized to any great extent in the country.

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Journal of Geology and Mining Research - lithological ...

This paper investigates and reports the lithological and compositional features of Igue marble deposit in southwestern Nigeria. The deposit occurs as low-lying heterogeneous units under a humus-laden dark brown tropical soil within Igarra Schist Belt on south eastern flank of basement complex of southwestern Nigeria. The marble deposit occurs as lenses sandwiched between

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A Preliminary Estimate of the Reserve of the Marble ...

A preliminary estimate of the reserve of the marble deposit in Itobe area, central Nigeria was determined from both outcrop geological mapping and geophysical resistivity surveying. Two outcrops (designated as mass I and mass II) of the marble deposit occurring about 850 m apart along a NE–SW axis were identified. The areal extent, thickness and density of the marble

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New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire Research News

2014-8-22  New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire. A preliminary report on blue sapphires from a new deposit in Nigeria's Mambilla Plateau. Vincent Pardieu, Supharart Sangsawong, Jonathan Muyal, Nicholas Sturman Aug 22, 2014

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List of Mineral Resources in Nigeria and Their Location ...

2021-1-27  The only Talc plant in Nigeria is the Raw Materials Research Development Council (RMRDC). Talc is a mineral resource in Nigeria, it is found in some states in Nigeria like the Osun state, Kogi state, Oyo state, Niger state,

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20 Mineral Resources In Nigeria and Their Location -

2020-5-30  States in Nigeria where Fluorspar can be found include Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, Kebbi, Kogi, Ogun, Zamfara. 19. Copper Ore. Copper ore is also one of the metallic natural resources that are richly deposited in Nigeria. Locations include: Abia, Bauchi, Kano, Gombe, Plateau, Nasarawa, and Zamfara States. 20.

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Exploration for Marble Deposit in Parts of Okpella, South ...

Exploration for Marble Deposit in Parts of Okpella, South-Southern Nigeria K. O. Ozegin1* 1Department of Physics, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria.

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Journal of Geology and Mining Research - lithological ...

This paper investigates and reports the lithological and compositional features of Igue marble deposit in southwestern Nigeria. The deposit occurs as low-lying heterogeneous units under a humus-laden dark brown tropical soil within Igarra Schist Belt on south eastern flank of basement complex of southwestern Nigeria. The marble deposit occurs as lenses sandwiched between

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A Preliminary Estimate of the Reserve of the Marble ...

A preliminary estimate of the reserve of the marble deposit in Itobe area, central Nigeria was determined from both outcrop geological mapping and geophysical resistivity surveying. Two outcrops (designated as mass I and mass II) of the marble deposit occurring about 850 m apart along a NE–SW axis were identified. The areal extent, thickness and density of the marble

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Investigation of Solid Mineral Deposit in Gubio, Nigerian ...

2020-7-16  Forward and inverse modeling was carried out using aeromagnetic data and it estimated the basement depth for P1-P6 as 877, 1836, 4365, 2052, 722 and 709 m respectively with corresponding magnetic susceptibility values of 0.001, 0.0250, 0.0002, 0.0400,0.0170, 0.0003,which indicate economy mineral deposits such as: Kaolinite, Marble, Clay ...

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New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire Research News

2014-8-22  New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire. A preliminary report on blue sapphires from a new deposit in Nigeria's Mambilla Plateau. Vincent Pardieu, Supharart Sangsawong, Jonathan Muyal, Nicholas Sturman Aug 22, 2014

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Subsurface mapping and geochemical investigation of a ...

From the lithologic sections of the marble deposit studied in the area, it is revealed that the thicknesses of the white and grey mar- ble layers range from 2-36 m and 12-14 m respectively.

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CIBI NIGERIA LIMITED CIBI NIGERIA LIMITED – Granite ...

2021-3-9  Cibi Nigeria Limited is a Kaduna based indigenous granite quarrying and processing company established in 1992. Cibi has over the years involved in the manufacture and supply of the first choice quality Nigerian Granite for use in building construction and renovation projects across the country.

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20 Mineral Resources In Nigeria and Their Location -

2020-5-30  States in Nigeria where Fluorspar can be found include Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, Kebbi, Kogi, Ogun, Zamfara. 19. Copper Ore. Copper ore is also one of the metallic natural resources that are richly deposited in Nigeria. Locations include: Abia, Bauchi, Kano, Gombe, Plateau, Nasarawa, and Zamfara States. 20.

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Africa - Metallic deposits Britannica

2021-11-22  Africa - Africa - Metallic deposits: In North Africa reserves of iron ore are concentrated in the Atlas Mountains and in the western Sahara. Egypt, however, has medium-grade reserves, of which the most important are at Al-Baḥriyyah Oasis. The ore deposits in Morocco and Tunisia, which were once of considerable importance, have been severely

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GEOPHYSICAL METHODS IN EXPLORATION AND

2004-4-5  used in mineral investigations to map low-velocity alluvial deposits such as those that may contain gold, tin, or sand and gravel. Applications in geoenvironmental work include studying the structure, thickness, and hydrology of tailings and extent of acid mine drainage around mineral deposits (Dave and others, 1986). THERMAL METHODS

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Geochemical investigations of a Portion Obu Hill Marble ...

The Obhu marble deposit is located at latitude 7o 21´ 31.2´´ to 7o 21´ 34.9´´ and longitude 6o 25´ 11.6´´ to 6o 25´ 18.0´´. The geochemical investigations of a portion of the Obhu hill marble deposit was aimed at investigating the reserve estimate in tonnage, rock mass/overburden volume and the geochemical composition of the deposit. This study was conducted by using vertical ...

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Mineral Resources in Nigeria their Location

2018-5-30  Uranium deposits are available in locations such as Cross River, Adamawa, Taraba, Plateau, Bauch and Kano states. Marble. Marble is another natural resource that has the capacity to create employment for millions of Nigerians. It is common in Nigeria and mostly used for sculpture and building.

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Investigation of Solid Mineral Deposit in Gubio, Nigerian ...

2020-7-16  Forward and inverse modeling was carried out using aeromagnetic data and it estimated the basement depth for P1-P6 as 877, 1836, 4365, 2052, 722 and 709 m respectively with corresponding magnetic susceptibility values of 0.001, 0.0250, 0.0002, 0.0400,0.0170, 0.0003,which indicate economy mineral deposits such as: Kaolinite, Marble, Clay ...

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New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire Research News

2014-8-22  New Nigerian Source of Blue Sapphire. A preliminary report on blue sapphires from a new deposit in Nigeria's Mambilla Plateau. Vincent Pardieu, Supharart Sangsawong, Jonathan Muyal, Nicholas Sturman Aug 22, 2014

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CIBI NIGERIA LIMITED CIBI NIGERIA LIMITED – Granite ...

2021-3-9  Cibi Nigeria Limited is a Kaduna based indigenous granite quarrying and processing company established in 1992. Cibi has over the years involved in the manufacture and supply of the first choice quality Nigerian Granite for use in building construction and renovation projects across the country.

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Africa - Metallic deposits Britannica

2021-11-22  Africa - Africa - Metallic deposits: In North Africa reserves of iron ore are concentrated in the Atlas Mountains and in the western Sahara. Egypt, however, has medium-grade reserves, of which the most important are at Al-Baḥriyyah Oasis. The ore deposits in Morocco and Tunisia, which were once of considerable importance, have been severely

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Solid minerals in Nigeria: An overview (1) The Guardian ...

2016-3-2  A state by state account of the solid mineral deposit in Nigeria as well as their uses is the focus of the column for the week. ABIA: Clay and Coal. ADAMAWA: Coal, Gypsum, Magnetite and Clay.

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Cross River Govt. discovers more solid mineral deposits ...

2017-8-22  The Cross River Government has discovered more solid mineral deposits across the three Senatorial Districts in the state after it partnered with some Chinese geologists on

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GEOPHYSICAL METHODS IN EXPLORATION AND

2004-4-5  used in mineral investigations to map low-velocity alluvial deposits such as those that may contain gold, tin, or sand and gravel. Applications in geoenvironmental work include studying the structure, thickness, and hydrology of tailings and extent of acid mine drainage around mineral deposits (Dave and others, 1986). THERMAL METHODS

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