Technology spearheaded by the CSIRO that will slash the costs of exploration for new mines will soon hit the market.

Called ‘Lab-At-Rig’ technology, it’s literally that: a mini laboratory that analyses the mineral composition of drilling core-samples as soon as soon as they are collected at the drilling rig.

REFLEX Lab-at-Rig – collaboration to launch drilling analysis technology to slash exploration costs – RURAL – Sept15