New CSIRO technology launched for mineral exploration
Published: Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Industrial mineral explorers are set to benefit from a new technology unveiled by CSIRO, which enables companies to access real time information about the mineralogy and chemistry of their drill holes.
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial
Research Organisation (CSIRO) is set to commercialise a new
technology called Lab-at-Rig which enables the fast, automated
analysis of rock materials directly from drill sites.
According to the organisation, the innovation will open the
way for millions of dollars’ worth of potential
cost and time savings....