Radiometrie Instrumentation and Techniques at Eldorado's Beaverlodge Operation

CIM Bulletin, 1969

G. A. PEEBLES, Chief Geologist, Eldorado Nuclear Limited, Eldorado, Saskatchewan

This paper describes the various types of radiometrie instruments and the techniques of their operation for grade control, sampling, assaying and probing drill holes at Eldorado Nuclear's uranium mine in northern Saskatchewan. Modifications that have been made to these instruments are discussed, and suggestions are made for the development of more refined and specialized radiometrie equipment.
Keywords: Aluminum, Assaying, beta radiation, Eldorado Nuclear Ltd, gamma radiation, Geiger counters, geiger tube, Eldorado, Lead, Ore, Ores, Radiation, Tubes, uranium