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Marble and Industrial Minerals

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Teaching Semester:8th
Course Direction:Mining Engineering
Course Type:Elective

Lecture Hours Lab Hours Exercise Hours
3 0 0

Course Overview

Marble Industry in Greece - Historical Perspective - Types of Marble and Ornamental Stones - Marble Reserves in Greece - Properties and Specifications of Marble - Search for Marble Deposits - Marble Pit Exploitation (Discovery - Mining Methods and Cutting of Large Pieces) - Marble Processing (Breaking, Cutting, Smoothing) - By-Products Development. Industrial Minerals. Nationwide and International Marble Market

Teaching Personnel

D. Kaliampakos

Last Updated: February 25, 2007