oa CSIR Science Scope - Borehole radar system improves planning in gold and platinum mines : platforms
|Article Title||Borehole radar system improves planning in gold and platinum mines : platforms|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Publication Date||Mar 2008|
|Pages||79 - 81|
A borehole radar survey conducted prior to the start of the mining process improves mine planning and ensures that less waste is mined. Borehole radar systems are the tools used to conduct these surveys. The technique has been used successfully to delineate reefs and other geological features in South African gold and platinum mines.
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