Read the latest Industrial Minerals Review 2016 in the July edition of Mining Engineering published by the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration.
Principal Geologist, Dr Andrew Scogings highlights production, consumption, use and specifications, on “Barite” and “Graphite”; and further outlines the geological settings and mineral resources, trade, recycling and the environment, and the market demand for graphite by the year 2025.
SOURCE: MINING ENGINEERING
DATE: JULY, 2017
About the Author:
Dr Andrew Scogings
PhD (Geology), MAIG, MAusIMM, RPGeo (Industrial Minerals)
Andrew is a geologist with more than 25 years’ experience in industrial minerals exploration, product development and sales management. Andrew has published several papers on the requirements of the JORC Code 2012, with specific reference to Clause 49. He is a regular contributor to Industrial Minerals Magazine and has written articles about QA/QC, bulk density methods and petrography for industrial minerals exploration, in addition to co-authoring several papers that ranked global graphite exploration projects. He was recently senior author of two significant reviews: Natural Graphite Report – strategic outlook to 2020 and Drilling grade barite – Supply, Demand & Markets published in 2015 by Industrial Minerals Research (UK). Andrew is a Registered Professional Geoscientist (RP Geo. Industrial Minerals) with the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.