Letter "B"

Ben Guerir

BEN GUERIR is the deposit of phosphorites within Morocco, within the Gantur region. It has been discovered during the 1963.

Bengali petroleum-and-gas-bearing basin

BENGALI PETROLEUM-AND-GAS-BEARING BASIN is situated on the territory of Bangladesh, India, and western part of Burma, within the lower reaches of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers (see the map).

Boehmite

BOEHMITE (from the name of the German scientist of the 20-th century J. Boehm, J. Bohm) is the mineral of the sub-class of hydroxides, g-AlO(OH), one of the main constituent parts of bauxites.

Belyankin, Dmitry Stepanovich

BELYANKIN, Dmitry Stepanovich is the Soviet geologist, the academician of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1943; the corresponding member since the 1933).

Belle Ayr

BELLE AYR is the large open pit coal mine within the Wyoming state, USA. It is situated within the limits of the Powder river coal basin (the Campbell coal field).

Belkevich, Petr Illarionovich

BELKEVICH, Petr Illarionovich is the Soviet scientist in the field of the physical chemistry of peat, the corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the Belarusian SSR (1953).

Bellviksberg

BELLVIKSBERG is the deposit of the polymetallic ores within Sweden, see the "Laisvall-Bellviksberg" article.

Belarus polytechnic institute

BELARUS POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE of the Ministry for the advanced and secondary special education of the Belarus SSR is situated within the Minsk city.

"Belorusneft"

"BELORUSNEFT" is the productive consortium for the extraction of petroleum and gas within the Gomel province of the Belarus SSR of the Ministry for the petroleum industry of the USSR.

Belomoride (White sea) folding

BELOMORIDE (WHITE SEA) FOLDING, see within the "pre-Cambrian epochs of the folding" article.

Belevtsev, Yakov Nikolaevich

BELEVTSEV, Yakov Nikolaevich is the Soviet geologist, the academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR (1967).

"Bashneft"

"BASHNEFT" is the productive consortium for the exploration and development of the petroleum and gas fields within the Bashkir ASSR of the Ministry of the petroleum industry of the USSR.

Bashkir copper-sulfur combined enterprise

BASHKIR COPPER-SULFUR COMBINED ENTERPRISE is the ore-mining enterprise for the extraction and beneficiation of the copper ores of the Sibay copper-pyrite deposit.

Bashkir institute of the petroleum industry

BASHKIR INSTITUTE OF THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY (BashNIPIneft) of the Ministry of the petroleum industry of the USSR is situated within the Ufa city.

Bakhurin, Ivan Mikhailovich

BAKHURIN, Ivan Mikhailovich is the Soviet scientist in the field of the mining science, the corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1939).

Bakhmutskiy, Alexey Ivanovich

BAKHMUTSKIY, Alexey Ivanovich is the Soviet inventor of the first within the world industrial sample of the combined cutting-loading coal extracting machine.

Bakhar gas, gas condensate, and petroleum field

BAKHAR GAS, GAS CONDENSATE, AND PETROLEUM FIELD is situated within the Azerbaijanian SSR, within the water area of the Caspian sea, at the distance of 35 kilometres from the Baku city to the south-east.

Bafq-Saghand iron ore region

BAFQ-SAGHAND IRON ORE REGION is situated within the central part of Iran, at the distance of 400 kilometres from the Isfahan city to the east.

Bauman, Vladimir Ivanovich

BAUMAN, Vladimir Ivanovich is the Soviet scientist in the field of the mining science.

Batholiths

BATHOLITHS (frome the Greek words "bathos" (depth) and "lithos" (stone)) are the large intrusive bodies, which are formed mainly by granitoids, and are embedded amid the sedimentary strata, usually within the cores of anticlinoria.

Bathysphere

BATHYSPHERE (from the Greek words "bathys" (deep) and "sphaira" (sphere)) is the sturdy (usually made of steel) camera in the shape of the ball with the equipment...

Bathyscaphe

BATHYSCAPHE (from the Greek words "bathys" (deep) and "skaphos" (ship)) is the deep-water autonomous self-propelled apparatus for the oceanography and other researches, see within the "Underwater apparatus" article.

Bathyal depositions

BATHYAL DEPOSITIONS are the oceanic and marine sediments, which are depositing themselves on the mainland slope between the neritic and abyssal zones within the interval of the depths of 200-2500 metres.

Bathurst-Newcastle

BATHURST-NEWCASTLE is the unique in scale polymetallic ore region within the northern part of the New Brunswick province, Canada.

Bastnäsite

BASTNÄSITE (from the name of the Bastnäs deposit within Sweden) is the mineral, the fluoro-carbonate of cerium, Ce[CO3](F,OH).

Basin of the useful mineral

BASIN OF THE USEFUL MINERAL is the enclosed province of the continuous or almost continuous distribution of the layered sedimentary useful minerals, which are associated with the certain formation of the rocks.

Basin of the underground waters

BASIN OF THE UNDERGROUND WATERS, see the "Hydrogeological basin" article.

Baskunchak

BASKUNCHAK is the salty self-precipitating lake within the Astrakhan province of the Russian Federation, at the distance of 50 kilometres from the Volga river to the east, near the Baskunchak Bogdo mountain...

Barrier water flooding

BARRIER WATER FLOODING is the method for the development of the petroleum-gas reservoirs, which is based on the pumping of the water into the gas-petroleum contact through the water injection drilled wells...

Baryshnikov, Aleksandr Ivanovich

BARYSHNIKOV, Aleksandr Ivanovich is the Soviet engineer, the specialist in the field of the tunnel construction.

Barsukovskoe mining administration

BARSUKOVSKOE MINING ADMINISTRATION is the mining enterprise for the extraction of the fluxing limestones within the Leninskiy district of the Tula province within the Russian Federation.

Barsukov, Valery Leonidovich

BARSUKOV, Valery Leonidovich is the Soviet scientist-geochemist, the corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1976).

Barrage

BARRAGE is the method for the protection of the mines and quarries against the underground waters by the method of the complete or partial fencing of the mine workings with the help of the watertight devices.

Barite ores

BARITE ORES are the natural mineral formations, which are containing barite in such concentrations, for which its extraction and utilization are technically possible and economically feasible.

Barite

BARITE is the mineral of the class of sulfates, BaSO4.

Barium

BARIUM, Ba (from the Latin word "Baryum", from the Greek word "barys", which means "heavy") is the chemical element of the main sub-group of the 11-th group of the periodic system of elements by Mendeleev, the atomic number is 56, the atomic mass is 137.33.

Barentsburg

BARENTSBURG is the mineral coal deposit on the Spitsbergen island, see within the "Arktikugol" article.

Bubbling

BUBBLING is the pressing of the gas through the layer of the liquid.

Baratov, Rauf Baratovich

BARATOV, Rauf Baratovich is the Soviet geologist, the academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Tajik SSR (1968).

Baramidze, Konstantin Moiseevich

BARAMIDZE, Konstantin Moiseevich is the Soviet scientist in the field of the mining science, the corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the Georgian SSR (1974).

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