An Engineering Economic Evaluation of Mining in Antarctica: A Case Study of Platinum

  1. John F. Splettstoesser and
  2. Gisela A.M. Dreschhoff
  1. Dieter Beike

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR051p0053

Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica

Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica

How to Cite

Beike, D. (1990) An Engineering Economic Evaluation of Mining in Antarctica: A Case Study of Platinum, in Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica (eds J. F. Splettstoesser and G. A.M. Dreschhoff), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR051p0053

Author Information

  1. Energy and Mineral Resources Program, Department of Petroleum Engineering, the University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875901749

Online ISBN: 9781118664926

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Keywords:

  • Mines and mineral resources—Antarctic regions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geology of the dufek intrusion

  • Mining design

  • Economic evaluation

  • Results

  • Summary