Swedish Mining Innovation Competition Names Three Finalists

Swedish Mining Innovation has announced the three finalists for its 2020 Innovation of the Year Award, including two technologies focused on analyzing and handling drill core.

The three finalists are: Orexplore for its X-ray technology for drill core; Widefind for its positioning system for people and equipment; and Minalyze for its scanner of large volumes of drill core samples. In a release, the organization said all the finalists’ technologies move the industry towards increased efficiency, which affects both sustainability and profitability.