ins.: 2011-07-25 00:00; ( Age: 13 yrs )
The second hole on the Tjakastad site has reached a ...
The second hole on the Tjakastad site has reached a depth of 150m. We first intersected a thick komatiite flow but the rock was broken up and variably weathered. Deeper in the hole were a series of komatiitic basalts, some with pyroxene spinifex. The hole is planned to be 600 m long and we hope to intersect more komatiites, some with fresh olivine. A second rig has arrived but its access to the Buck Reef site has been blocked ... By SNOW.