Picture Not Available
Welcome | Search Borehole BGI | Exploration Borehole

Exploration Borehole

Print PDF
 Borehole Number: 105/28/X005/H1

 Prospecting Company: De Beers Holdings Botswana
 Prospecting License No.: PL87/88
 Coordinates Type: WGS 84
 Coordinates Format: Decimal Degrees (DD)
 Coordinates: -23.665681 , 21.937606
 Location: Ghanzi

 Start Drill: N/A
 End Drill: N/A
 Borehole Type: Exploration
 Drilling Method: Core
 Sample Type: Core
 Depth of Surface Casing: N/A
 Azimuth: 0 Degrees
 Hole Inclination: N/A
 Collar Elevation: N/A
 Borehole Water Strike: N/A
 End of Hole (Depth): N/A
 Hole Diameter: N/A

 Log Formation:
No.From (m)To (m) Log Formation
1.0 6U Kalahari - loose Kalahari Sands with minor calcrete.
2.6 27U Kalahari - dominantly calcareous Sandstone with some calcrete and siltstone.
3.27 39L Kalahari - dominantly weathered brown calcareous Sandstone with significant brown ferricrete.
4.39 52L Kalahari - calcareous pink/grey Sandstone.
5.52 54L Kalahari - calcareous Sandstone with ferricrete.
6.54 102L Kalahari - calcareous Sandstone of varying colour with minor Silcrete.
7.102 125Karoo - medium grained (occassionally coarse- gritty) saccharoidal Sandstone. Colour varies from white to pink.

© Botswana Geoscience Institute 2022 | www.bgi.org.bw | Disclaimer