(Facility) Western Smelter

Plant in South Africa with commodities Nickel, PGE
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10158793
MAS/MILS ID 7910201105
Record type Site
Current site name (Facility) Western Smelter

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Plant
Geographic coordinates: 27.48475, -25.67993 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

South Africa


Commodity Importance
Nickel Tertiary
PGE Primary

Nearby scientific data

Plant (1) 27.48475, -25.67993

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Processing Plant
Development status Plant
Commodity type Metallic
Significant Yes
Plant type Smelter

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 7910201105

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 15-OCT-1992 Unknown U.S. Bureau of Mines