schedule of charges
 
CHARGES FOR PETROGRAPHIC STUDIES
Date: 10-03-2010
 
The Charges are to be deposited in advance in the form of Two Separate Demand Drafts (one DD for the testing/analysis charges and the second DD for Service Tax at the prevailing rate of 12.36% on total charges) drawn in favour of Additional Director (Administration), Mines & Geology Department, payable at Udaipur (applicable vide order No. DMG/Sr.Chemist/F.1/78/Pt.1/2008/23 dated 19.4.2008.
 
S.No. Study Type Rate in Rupees Rate in US $
1 Ore microscopic study. 1400.00/- per sample As per prevailing rate
2 Thin section study & petrographic study 1400.00/- per sample As per prevailing rate
3 Thin section preparation 500/-per thin section -
4 Cutting & polishing size up to 3"x3" 700/- per piece -
5 Dermination of hardness by Moh's scale 500/- per piece -
6 Polished section preparation only size up to 3"x3" 700/- per piece -
 
RATES OF PROSPECTING CHARGES UNDER "RULES FOR DEPARTMENTAL PROSPECTING IN MINING LEASE & LICENSE HOLD AREAS IN RAJASTHAN,1969" NOTIFICATION DATED 26 JULY, 2010
 
S.No Nature of Work Rate in Rupees Rate in US $
1. Pitting (up to 3 meters in depth)
i. For all type of rocks Rs. 100/- cu. m. As per prevailing rate
2. Drilling
i. For all type of rocks formation 1. From 0.00 to 50 m. Rs. 2000/-
2. From 50 to 200 m. Rs. 2500/-
3. From 200 to 300 m. Rs. 3000/-
4. More than 300 m. Rs. 5000/-
As per prevailing rate
3. Detailed Geological Mapping (1:2000)
i. Upto 50 hectares Rs. 20000/- As per prevailing rate
ii. More than 50 hectares Rs.500/-per hectare As per prevailing rate
4. Sampling
i. Chip sample Rs. 40 per sample 2 per sample
ii Core sample Rs. 40 per sample 2 per sample
iii Channel sample Rs. 40 per sample 2 per sample
iv Bulk Sample Rs.200 per sample of 3 cum. 5 per sample of 3 cum.
v Grab sample Rs.40 per sample 1 per sample
5. Preliminary assessment of mineral resources in a lease hold area.
  Upto 50 hect. Area Rs. 10000/ 125
  Over 50 hect Rs. 4000/- per thereof hect. or part 55 per 50 hect. or part
6. Report Writing
  Upto 2 copies Nil  
  More than 2 copies Rs. 1000 per copy 15 per copy
7. Geological mapping (1:10000 scale)
  (a) Upto 10 sq. km. Rs. 20,000/- 250
  (b) More than 10 sq. Km. Rs. 2,000 per sq.km. or part there of 25 per sq.km. or part thereof
8. Core logging
i For all types of rocks Rs. 20/- per m length 1 per m length
9. Supervision charges
  Supervision charges 10% of the total cost of prospecting charges. 10% of the total cost of prospecting charges.
 
CHARGES FOR CHEMICAL ANALYSIS IN DEPARTMENTAL LABORATORY
 
The Charges for Chemical Analysis and other tests
S.No. Type of Test Charges in Rupees Charges in US $
1 Water absorption/ porosity 500 5
2 Water of plasticity. 500 5
3 Dry Shrinkage. 500 5
4 Atterberg No. 500 5
5 Bulk density. 400 5
6 M.O.R. (Green) 600 5
7 M.O.R. (Fired) 1000 9
8 Thermal shock of refractory 1000 7
9 Thermal shock of white wares. 800 5
10 Fired characteristics (Vitrification) only 1000 9
11 Washing to clay % recovery only 800 6
12 Particle size determination. 800 6
13 Sieve analysis (Dry) 500 5
14 Sieve analysis (Wet). 500 5
15 Base exchange capacity. 1000 9
16 Compounding of Ceramic bodies. 2200 27
17 Washing of silica sand (% recovery only) 800 6
18 Melting characteristics. 1200 16
19 Levigation of clay including (a)Washing of clay. (b)Sieving, (c)Water of plasticity. (d)Deflocculation characteristics. (e)Dry Shrinkage, (f)Attbrberg No. (g)M.C.R. (Green), (h)Fired Characteristics (Vitrification), (i)Chemical analysis of 4 fractions. 6500 100
20 Filter loss in bentonite. 600 6
21 Gel value IS 6186 500 5
22 Swelling index/power IS 6186 500 5
23 pH determination. 500 5
24 Simple ore dressing experiments. 20,000 275
25 Determination of PLC (Shrinkage) of fire bricks with 5 hrs. soaking. 1000 10
26 Determination of resistance to wear, 500 5
27 D.T.A. upto IOOO┬░C 1500 15
28 T.G.A. upto IOOO C 1500 15
29 Sp. Gr. by R.D. Bottle. 500 5
30 Sp. Gr. by Steelyard balance 500 5
31. Study on the acid activation of bentonite/fuller's earth including, (a) Analysis of crude clay (b) Treatment with 25%, 50%, 100% H2SO4 and HCI, (c) Followed by filtration washing dying,grinding etc., (d) Determination of pH of crude and 4 treated fractions, (e) Determination of bleaching characteristics of crude & treated product 5 fractions 8000 88
32 Study on the alkali activation of bentonite including, (a) Chemical analysis of crude clay, (b) Treatment with 5%,4%,3%,2%, 1%, Sodium carbonate solution at room temperature followed by drying, grinding etc., (c) Determination of pH 6 fractions, (d) Determination of Gel value 6 fractions, (e) Determination of Swelling index 6 fractions, (f) Determination of viscosity 6 fractions. 12000 176
33. Plastic viscosity/yield point. 1000 12
34 Determination of bleaching characteristics of activated Bentonite/ fuller earth 1000 9
35 Gloss or whiteness 500 5
36 Impact strength. 1000 10
37 Compressive strength 1000 12
38 Compressive strength after freezing for 24 hours. 1200 15
39 Tensile strength. 1000 11
40 Decrepitation tests for Limestone/Dolomite. 1200 15
 
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS:
 
S.No Name of Sample Contents Rate Per Sample (in Rs.)
1. Carbonate Minerals like Limestone,Dolomite,Calcite,Marble,Magnesite,etc. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 , A.In.Fe2O3 ,Al2O3,CaO, MgO, L.O.I. 1000/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 500/-
(C) For every additional radical 250/-
2. Wollastonite (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,Fe2O3 ,Al2O3,CaO, MgO, L.O.I. 1000/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 500/-
(C) For every additional radical 250/-
3. Rock Phosphate, Apatite. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,+ A.In.,Fe2O3 ,Al203, CaO,MgO ,L.O.I. & P2O5 1200/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 600/-
(C) For every additional radical 300/-
4. Gypsum. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,+ A.In.,Fe2O3 ,Al2O3, CaO, MgO ,L.O.I.,SO3 & H2O 1200/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 600/-
(C) For every additional radical 300/-
5. Fluorite. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,Fe2O3 ,CaCO3,& CaF2 1200/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 600/-
(C) For every additional radical 300/-
6. Barytes. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,Fe2O3 , Al2O3,CaO,MgO,BaO,SO3,LOI 1500/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 750/-
(C) For every additional radical 375/-
7. Manganese ore (A) Complete analysis comprising of Mn,SiO2 ,Fe2O3 1000/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 500/-
(C) For every additional radical 250/-
8. Bauxite, Corundum or other mineral (oxide of aluminium.) (A) Complete analysis comprising of Al203, SiO2 ,Fe2O3 TiO2,CaO, MgO,LOI 1200/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 600/-
(C) For every additional radical 300/-
9. Silicate minerals like Clays, Feldspar, Serpentine Pyrophyllite, Soapstone, Laterite, Slate Stone, Yellow & Red Ochres etc. (A) Complete analysis comprising of Al2O3, SiO2 ,Fe2O3 TiO2,CaO,MgO, LOI, Na2O,K2O 1500/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 750/-
(C) For every additional radical 375/-
(D) Only Alkalies (Na2O, K2O) 700/-
10. Silica minerals like Quartz, Quartzite, Silica sand, Sand stone etc. (A) Complete analysis comprising of SiO2 ,Fe2O3 , Al2O3, CaO, MgO,LOI 1200/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 600/-
(C) For every additional radical 300/-
11. Coal/Lignite/Graphite etc. Proximate analysis. (Moisture, Volatile matters,Fixed Carbon & Ash.) 600/-
(B) Ultimate analysis by CHNS Analyser (Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, or any one of them) 1500/-
(C) Calorific Value. 600/-
(D) Chemical analysis of lignite Ash or Coal Ash SiO2 ,Fe2O3 , Al2O3, TiO2,CaO,MgO,LOI, Na2O, K2O 1500/-
12. Iron Ore, Limonite, Rutile, Magnetite, Hematite, Sederite etc. (A) Complete analysis Comprising of SiO2 ,Fe2O3 ,FeO, Al2O3, TiO2,P&S. 1500/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 750/-
(C) For every additional radical 375/-
13. Wolframite (A) Complete analysis Comprising of SiO2 , WO3,Fe ,Sn,Mn 1500/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 750/-
(C) For every additional radical 375/-
14. Finished Product Mineral Based Chemical Industry. 1500/-
15. Quick lime ( Hydrated Lime) Available lime CaO, Ca(OH)2 800/-
16. Soil, organic Compound (A) Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, Sulphur or any one of them by CHNS Analyser (for first sample) 1500/-
(B) For every additional sample 1000/-
17. Base Metal Ores (A) Complete analysis Comprising of Pb, Zn, Cu, Fe, & Sulphur 1000/-
(B) Part analysis for first radical 500/-
(C) For every additional radical 250/-
18. Mineral Sample. (A)Determination of Moisture. 500/-
(B) Matter Soluble in acid / Alkali / Water per Sample per test. 600/-
19. Gold (A) Au by FireAssay method. 2000/-
(B) Au by M.I.B.K. method. 1000/-
20. Silver (A) Ag by A.A.S. ( Solution preparation Charge included.) 500/-
21. Soil and Water test (A) For determination of pH,Conductivity,T.D.S. Dissolved Oxygen. 400/-
22. Metallic radicals By AAS (A) For every radical (Pb, Zn,Cu, Ni, Co, As, Cd, Cr, Sb, Bi, Mn,Au, Fe, Li, etc 200/-
(B) Solution preparation charges extra 400/-
(C) For every radical. ( Sn, Al, W, Mo) 500/-
(D) Solution preparation charges extra 400/-
(E) For liquid sample for every radical. of (A-Group) 200/-
 
For more information, please contact Additional Director (Geology) at adgudr@dmg-raj.org