Mata No Math

Mata No Math Lignite Mine

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Name of the Mine Mata No Madh Lignite Mine
General Manager Project Mr. R.K. Das
Agent of mine Mr. R.K. Das
Contact Details 02831 - 295543, 02839 - 275622,   02839 - 275621
Location VillageTalukaDistrictState
Mata No Madh, Lifri, DhedraniLakhpatBhuj (Kutch)Gujarat
Nearest Railway station Bhuj (100 km)
Nearest Airport Bhuj (100 km)
Lease Area 1752-61-56 Hectares
Lease coordinate Latitude : 23°29'00" to 23°32'00"
Longitude : 68°56'00" to 68°59'00"
Reference coordinate Latitude : 23°29'00" to 23°32'00"
Longitude : 68°56'00" to 68°59'00"
Mineral Mined Lignite
Balance Reserves 28.90 mMT as on 01/01/2018
Method of Mining Opencast Mining, Using Hydraulic excavators and dumper combination along with ancillary equipment such as Dozer, Water Sprinkler, Motor Grader etc.
Local Geological Formation PeriodSeriesFormation
RecentAlluviumTop Soil Cover
OligoceneNariSandstone
MioceneGajSiliceous Limestone, Marls
Up. EoceneKirtharNummullitic Limestone & Calcareous Clay
Lr. Eocene LakiClay, Shale, Carbonaceous Shale, Clay, Lignite, Siderite.
EoceneRanikotLithomarge Clay, Bauxite Lateritic Variegated Clays.
Up. CretaceousDeccan Trap.
JurassicSandstone
Sector Wise Lignite Users
  • Power
  • Textile
  • Cement
  • Ceramics
  • Chemicals
  • Bricks
Lignite Quality ConstituteReceived Base analysis
Total Moisture (%)32 - 40
Ash (%)18 - 23
Volatile Matter (%)30 - 35
Fixed Carbon (%)15 - 25
Calorific Value (Kcal / Kg)2500 - 3200
Total Sulphur (%)Upto 3