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  • Cement industry 1995

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on the cement industry is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database c...

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  • Broken rock: mining

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Broken hard rock refers to gravel, grit and rubble that is extracted from hard rock in quarries and then mechanically broken down into small pieces. It is used primarily in cons...

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  • Cement raw materials: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the active and decommissioned cement and lime mining and production sites in Switzerland. It forms part of the Resources Information System of the Georesource...

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  • Map of Mineral Raw Materials in Switzerland 1:200000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:200'000 map of mineral resources (RK200) classifies the subsurface strata according to geochemical criteria. The map is overlaid with point data showing the occurrence of ...

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  • Total Intensity Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Geomagnetic maps are the result of measurements of total intensity, declination and inclination. The geomagnetic field is defined by a vector, which isrepresented in terms of it...

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  • Gravimetric Map of Switzerland (Isostatic Anomalies) 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Isostatic anomalies can be deduced using the Pratt or Airy hypothesis. These anomalies correspond to the static flotation of the Earth’s crust in the upper mantle. The deviation...

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  • Aeromagnetic Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The overall magnetisation of a rock consists of induced magnetisation caused by the Earth's magnetic field and of remanent magnetisation acquired by the rock during its formatio...

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  • Lithological-petrographic map of Switzerland – Classification of rocks 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:500,000 geotechnical map (GK500) of the Georesources Switzerland Group shows the subsurface strata classified according to lithological-petrographic criteria. The legend i...

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  • Switzerland During the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) 1:500000 (vector map)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The map (GK500-LGM) shows the maximum extent of glaciation in Switzerland at the height of the last Ice Age around 24,000 years ago. It presents the latest results of current re...

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  • Industrial minerals: deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Industrial minerals refer to minerals or rocks that are important for technical processes and industrial applications. Gypsum and salt are two well-known industrial minerals, wh...

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  • Brick manufactures 1907

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on the brickworks is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contai...

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  • Quarries 1915

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on quarries is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contains ent...

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  • Image strips swisstopo

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In context of the update cycle of the national maps and the production of the orthoimage mosaic SWISSIMAGE, swisstopo records the whole area of Switzerland with aerial image str...

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  • Gypsum: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Gypsum is used primarily in the construction and cement industries but also in the handicraft and the ceramics industries. This dataset shows the active and decommissioned gypsu...

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  • Brickworks raw materials: mining

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the active and decommissioned natural stone quarries of the brickworks sector in Switzerland. It forms part of the Resources Information System of the Georeso...

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  • Brickworks raw materials: processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the active and decommissioned brickwork processing sites in Switzerland. It forms part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Gro...

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  • Lithological-petrographic map of Switzerland – Genesis 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:500'000 geotechnical map (GK500) of the Georesources Switzerland Group shows the subsurface strata classified according to lithological-petrographic criteria. The legend i...

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  • Salt: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Swiss Saltworks cover the entire demand of Switzerland for de-icing, industrial and table salts. This dataset shows the active and decommissioned mining and production sites...

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  • Brick manufactures 1995

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on the brickworks is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contai...

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  • Brick manufactures 1965

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on the brickworks is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contai...

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  • Quarries 1995

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on quarries is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contains ent...

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  • Quarries 1980

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on quarries is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contains ent...

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  • Quarries 1965

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The data on quarries is part of the Resources Information System of the Georesources Switzerland Group, a database of mineral deposits in Switzerland. This database contains ent...

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  • Switzerland During the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The map (GK500-LGM) shows the maximum extent of glaciation in Switzerland at the height of the last Ice Age around 24,000 years ago. It presents the latest results of current re...

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  • Simplified map of the near-surface mineral resources of Switzerland 1:500'000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The map of near-surface mineral resources of Switzerland 1:500'000 (GK500) of the Georesources Switzerland Group shows the subsurface strata classified according to lithological...

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