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Ore Deposits

Ore deposits types, or specific ore deposits. We discuss the geological setting, formation conditions, ore minerals and important examples.

Anorthosites: Fe-Ti and Vanadium Deposits

Introduction Many are familiar with the platinum group element and chromite-rich rock sequences, and vanadium magnetite layers of the Bushveld Igneous Complex, South Africa, which make up the world’s largest ...

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Great Deposits – The Comstock Lode

Introduction Flying over Nevada on a clear day is one of the great joys of being an economic geologist. The Basin and Range country has abundant structural features, intrusions, deformed ...

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Ivanhoe Mines Kamoa-Kakula Project

When we write about great deposits they are most often well known mines with long established pedigrees and histories of daring exploration in isolated locations. But not all great deposits are ...

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