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DMT to conduct Dead Sea survey

Germany’s DMT is working with the world’s eighth biggest potash producer to conduct an extensive bathymetric and seismic survey in an area of the Dead Sea earmarked for mineral extraction.

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APC Dead Sea potash extraction

Jordan’s 70-year-old Arab Potash Company, which has Jordanian Government granted rights to extract, manufacture and market minerals from the Dead Sea until 2058, engaged DMT to complete the geophysical ground survey work in the south-east of the sea, to map water depths, reliefs and coastal lines over a 14sq.km area, over the next 2-3 months.

Geological layers, and sediments, below the seabed will also be explored and characterised. T...

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