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Platinum-group elements within the Merensky reef, Western Limb, Bushveld complex: results of a high resolution mineralogical and geochemical study
(University of the Free State, 2016)
The formation of the Merensky reef still remains controversial despite of its economic importance and decades of research. Remaining questions like, the variability of the Merensky reef and how this effects the platinum ...
Geochemical and mineralogical investigation of the Merensky Reef and its noritic hangingwall at Two Rivers Platinum Mine and Eerste Geluk, Eastern Bushveld, with special reference to the PGE distribution and cryptic variation of the mineral chemistry
(University of the Free State, 2014-12)
This research study focuses on the unusual occurrence of noritic lenses (termed “brown sugar norite” by mine geologists), within the pyroxenite of the Merensky Reef as well as its hanging wall at Two Rivers Platinum Mine, ...