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Coal to Methanol Feasibility Study, Beluga Methanol Project Table of Contents

 al     Coal to Methanol Feasibility Study Beluga Methanol Project.  Final Report.  Volume I Technical - September 1981.

 Cook Inlet Region, Inc.
Placer Amex, Inc.

Table of Contents

 Part 1, T - 61, 4.29 MB
I. Introduction to the Phase I Feasibility Study vii
1. Geology of the Coal deposits 1
Summary 1
Location 2
General Geology 3
Methods of Investigation 4
  Topographic Mapping 4
Drilling 5
Geophysical Logging 6
Data Processing 7
Results of Investigation 9
  Chuitna West Area 9
Capps Area 14
2. Coal Quality Estimates 18
Chuitna West Are 18
Capps Area 19
3. Mining CAPPS Area 20
Coal Reserves 20
General Mining Plan and Possible Alternatives 20
  Alternative Mining Methods 20
Mining Plan Chosen 22
Mining Sequence 25
Land Reclamation 31
Support Facilities for Mining 31
  Coal Handling 31
Mine Building 32
Electric Power Distribution at Capps Nine 36
Capital Costs 37
  Items Covered 37
Items Excluded 37
Initial Capital 38
Expansion and Replacement Capital 38
Capital Contingencies 39
Operating Costs 39
Mining Personnel 40
4. Mining Chuitna West Mine 41
Coal Reserves 41
General Mining Plan and Possible Alternatives 41
  Alternative Mining Methods 41
  Mining Plan Chosen 42
Mining Sequence 44
Ash Disposal 49
Land Reclamation 49
Support Facilities for Mining 51
  Coal Handling 51
Mine Buildings 51
Electric Power Distribution at Chuitna West Mine 55
Capital Costs 57
  Items Covered 57
Items Excluded 58
Initial Capital 58
Expansion and Replacement Capital 59
Capital Contingencies 59
Operating Costs 59
Mining Personnel 60
 Part 2 , 62 - 126, 4.38 MB
  5. Tables  
1 Drill Hole Density 72
2 Coal Resource Estimate Chuitna West Area 73
3 Coal Resource Estimate Capps Area 74
4 Average Coal Characteristic Values Capps Area 76
5 Beluga Methanol Project 77
Production Projections 77
Personnel Requirements 77
Capital and Operating Cost Estimates 77
Capps and Chuitna West Mines Combined 77
6. Ancillary Facilities 82
Introduction 82
Flow Diagrams 82
Equipment List 82
Drawing List 83
Conceptual Design Drawings 84
  7. Exhibits and Figures TOC  
  TOC Exh. E, 4.94 MB 127
Exh. F J, 6.38 MB 181
Exh. K N, 4.84 MB 221
Exh. O Q, 5.52 MB 253
Exh. R S, 4.75 MB 289
Exh. T U, 4.67 MB 314
Exh. V BB, 4.64 MB 337
Exh. BB EE, 4.88 MB 362
Exh. FF HH, 5.47 MB 398
Exh. II LL, 4.93 MB 426