Mr Tom Bide

Mr Tom Bide


Minerals Geoscientist

Location: BGS Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3273

E-mail Mr Tom Bide

Biography

  • 2017 – ongoing : Work Package leader for the H2020 funded ORAMA project, looking at standardisation of minerals data for Europe.
  • 2012 –2015 : Manager for the offshore mineral resource maps map for the UK Continental Shelf
  • 2006 – ongoing : Economic Geologist British Geological Survey
  • 2004 –2006 : Geochemical Sampler UK and Northern Ireland, British Geological Survey
  • 2004 : MSci University of Birmingham, Geology

Current projects and collaboration

Key papers

  • 2019 : Bide, T, Brown, T J, Idoine, N, and Mankelow, J M. 2019. United Kingdom Minerals Yearbook 2018. British Geological Survey Open Report, OR/19/018. 63pp.
  • 2018 : Bide, T P, et al. 2018. Final analysis and recommendations for the improvement of statistical data collection methods in Europe for primary raw materials, Deliverable 1.2 for the ORAMA project
  • 2016 : Bide, T, Balson, P, Mankelow, J, and Selby, I. 2016. A new sand and gravel map for the UK Continental Shelf to support sustainable planning. Resources Policy. 48, 1-12.
  • 2015 : Bide, T P, Barron, A J M, and Evans D J. 2015. An assessment of the aggregate properties of the Lower Lincolnshire Limestone in south Lincolnshire and surrounding areas. British Geological Survey Commissioned Report, CR/15/083. 27pp.
  • 2013 : Bide, T P, Balson, P S, Campbell, E and Green, S. 2013. United Kingdom Continental Shelf marine sand and gravel resources. Map at 1:500 000 scale.
  • 2013 : Bide, T P, and Linley, K. 2013. City of York sand and gravel assessment. British Geological Survey Commissioned Report, CR/13/071. 32pp.
  • 2010 : Bide, T B, Humpage, A J, Davis, J R, and Lott, G K. 2010. Mineral Resource Map for North West Wales, 1:100 000 : British Geological Survey report. OR/10/021
  • 2014 : Bide, T P, Styles, and Naden, J. 2014. An assessment of global resources of rocks as suitable raw materials for carbon capture and storage by mineralisation. Applied Earth Science 123 pp.179-195

Professional association

  • Member of the Geological Society

Published outputs

Research interests

Skills

  • ArcGIS and mineral resource mapping
  • Global mineral commodities
  • Mineral statistics
  • Resource geology of aggregate and industrial minerals