Modern mine sites are surveyed with a variety of different technologies:

  • Ground Total Stations
  • Ground RTK GPS
  • Truck mounted GPS
  • Tripod mounted laser scanners
  • Truck mounted laser scanners
  • Drone photos
  • Piloted aircraft photos
  • Airborne LiDAR
  • Satellite surveys

Find out when and how to employ satellite surveying for best results, and learn the pros and cons of various mine surveying technologies

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