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Five mining tech plays to watch in 2018

Exploration success has been transformative for junior resource companies and their investors over the years. So what happens when the likes of Imdex, RPM Global, Minerva Intelligence, MineSense and Orexplore hit paydirt? If you’ve never heard of them, read on.

Richard Roberts

Mets Investor > Leadership

Five mining tech plays to watch in 2018

Exploration success has been transformative for junior resource companies and their investors over the years. So what happens when the likes of Imdex, RPM Global, Minerva Intelligence, MineSense and Orexplore hit paydirt? If you’ve never heard of them, read on.

Richard Roberts

Five mining tech plays to watch in 2018

Image: Caterpillar

As miners and even now their investors continue to talk the talk about technology and its potentially "disruptive" impact on discovery rates and production profits, one can't help but wonder if the modern versions of the suppliers of ‘picks and shovels' of booms past will bank the big bucks they did historically.