Rise of the machines

Following on from MMs September 2012 report on FLSmidths new Ore Characterisation and Process Mineralogy lab in Salt Lake City, Carly Leonida caught up with Kevin Ausburn, chief mineralogist, to find out how a new robotics lab is adding value for mining clients

Tell us about the new robotics lab, and how it fits in with the other facilities and offerings at the FLSmidth ore characterisation lab.