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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Area reports: domestic 1978-79
Year 1978-79, Volume 2 (1978-1979)

Aase, James H.; West, Wanda J.; Brostuen, Erling A.
North Dakota,   pp. 407-412 PDF (589.0 KB)


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412 MINERALS YEARBOOK, 1978-79 
Table 6.—North Dakota: Sand and gravel sold or used by producers,
by
county 
—Continued 
(Thousand short tons and thousand dollars) 
 1977 1978 1979 
County Number  Number  Number   of Quantity Value   of Quantity Value   of
Quantity Value mines  mines  mines 
Walsh 4 141 212 3 111 173 6 291 478 
Ward 4 753 1,321 8 751 1,376 6 864 1,647 
Wells 2 110 190 2 110 190 —— —— ——
Undistributed1 12 2,548 5,258 14 2,805 3,343 13 1,770 3,260 
Total2 64 5,821 12,102 85 7,407 17,170 85 6,648 15,128 
 W Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data; included with "Undistributed."
 1lncludes Benson (1978), Bowman, Foster (1979), Griggs (1977-78), Kidder,
McHenry, Pembina, Sheridan (1978), Towner, and Williams Counties, sand and
gravel that cannot be assigned to specific counties (1977), and data indicated
by symbol 
W. 
2Data may not add to totals shown because of independent rounding. 
Sulfur.—Elementaj sulfur was recovered aggregate in concrete and
plaster,
loose fill 
as a byproduct at the natural gas processing  insulation, block insulation,
and soil condi 
plant of Aminoil USA, Inc., at Tioga in  tioner. 
Williams County. 
 Vermiculite.—Vermiculite mined outof-  ' State mineral specialist,
Bureau of Mines, Twin Cities, 
  Minn. 
State was exfoliated at the plant of Robin-   2Program assistant, Bureau
of Mines, Twin Cities, Minn. 
son Insulation Co. at Minot in Ward Coun-   ' Assistant state geologist,
North Dakota Geological 
Survey, Grand Forks, N. Dak. 
ty. The exfoliated material was used as 
Table 7.—Principal producers 
Commodity and company 
Address 
Type of activity 
County 
Clays: 
 HebronBrickCo               
 U.S. Noonlite, Ltd              
Hebron,ND58638      Box 117 
Pitandplant       
Morton. 
 Do. 
Mandan, ND 58554 
Lime: 
 American Crystal Sugar Co        
 Minn-DakFarmersCo-op         
Peat: 
101 North 3d St. 
Moorhead, MN 56506 
Wahpeton,ND58075 
Shaft kiln at best sugar refinery. 
do           
Pembina. 
Richland. 
 Peat Products Co         
. 
Salt: 
821 4th St. Bismarck, ND 58501 
Bog              
Bottineau. 
Hardy Salt Co                 
Box 728 Williston, ND 58801 
Brine well and plant — 
Williams. 
Sand andgravel: 
 Ames Sand & Gravel, Inc          
 Dakots Sand & GraveL           
Box 2702 
Fargo, ND 58102 
Box 22 
Bismarck, ND 58501 
Pit and plant    
- - - do           
Burke. 
Burleigh. 
Leon Dux, Inc                 
Box 262 
- - - Ao           
Traill. 
Everett & Associates, Inc          
Fisher Sand & Gravel Co          
Hillsboro, ND 58045 
Box 1077 
Jamestown, ND 58401 
Box 1034 
Dickinson, ND 58601 
Pits and plants    
- - - do           
Stutsman. 
Bowman, McLean, Stark. 
MinotSand&Gravel            
Box 116 Minot, ND 58701 
Pitandplant       
Ward. 
Missouri River Sand & Gravel      
Northern Improvement Co        
Box 175 
Bismarck, ND 58501 
Box 1254 
Bismarck, ND 58501 
- - - do           
Pits and plants      
Burleigh. 
 Do. 
Schriock Construction Co         
Sheyenne Sand & Gravel, Inc       
SusagSand & Gravel, Inc         
Route 3, Radio City 
Minot, ND 58701 
Box 178 
Sheyenne, ND 58374 
Crosby, ND 58730  
Pit and plants       
Pit and plant       
Pits and plants      
Mountrail and Ward. 
Eddy. 
Bottineau, Wells, 
 Williams. 
Sulfur, recovered elemental: 
 Aminoil USA, Inc              Vermiculite, exfoliated: 
Tioga,ND58852        
Plant             
Williams. 
Robinson Insulation Co           
Box 1782 
- — -        
Ward. 
Minot, ND 58702 


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