MM's Top 10 technologies: 8

MM highlights the ten technologies that it feels have the greatest potential to bring about a step-change in mining over the next five years

MM's Top 10 technologies: 8 MM's Top 10 technologies: 8 MM's Top 10 technologies: 8 MM's Top 10 technologies: 8 MM's Top 10 technologies: 8

Indicator minerals analysis testing in Australia. Photo: Rio Tinto

8. Mineral indicators

As existing easy-to-access, high-grade ore deposits become depleted, miners must find innovative ways to detect those at greater depths and in more challenging geologies.