Ratadia - Nagrecha

Ratadia - Nagrecha Bauxite Mine

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Name of the Mine Ratadia-Nagrecha Bauxite Mines
General Manager Project Mr. S. G. Patel
Agent of mine Mr. S. G. Patel
Contact Details 02834 - 282289 ,  02834 - 282310
Location VillageTalukaDistrictState
Mota Ratadia, Nana Ratadia, NagrechaMandviKutchGujarat
Nearest Railway station Bhuj
Nearest Airport Bhuj
Lease Area 204.07 Hectares
Lease coordinate Latitude : 23000'16" to 23010'15"
Longitude : 69012'44" to 69016'18"
Mineral Mined Bauxite
Mineable Reserves 22.04 Lakh MT
Method of Mining Opencast Working by the deployment of Hydraulic Excavator-Dumper Combination. Sorting and Sizing of ore is being done by manual means. Ancillary equipment like Rock Breaker, Loader, Water Sprinkler and Motor Grader are used to keep the Mine working safe, systematic and environment friendly.
Local Geological Formation LithologyAge
Topsoil / AlluviumRecent
BentoniteSub Recent
Argillaceous and calcarious SedimentUpper Eocene
Bauxite / Laterite / ClayMiddle Eocene
TrapLower Eocene to Upper Cretaceous
Sector Wise Lignite Users Aluminium, Abrasive, Chemicals, Flax in steel melting & in ferroalloy industries, Refractory, Cement Industries, As absorbent in refining of Kerosene
Bauxite Quality % ContentBauxite (PG)
(Al2O3 ≥ 52%)
Bauxite (NPG)
(Al2O3   40 - 51.99%)
Al2O3Min. 52%40 - 51.99%
SiO2Max. 6%Max. 15%
Fe2O3Max. 5%Max. 18%
TiO2Max. 5%Max. 7.5%
CaOMax. 3%Max. 3%
LOI27 - 31%25 - 28%