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Ground Magnetic Survey Safety. Modern Mag now standard 11 certified.

Modern Mag now has a crew with standard 11 mining course induction certificates. This complements our current Job Safety Analysis (JSA) and Toolbox safety practices we apply to ground magnetic surveys. Our crews have current first aid certificates and are experienced off road drivers. We take safety seriously. All of our safety equipment is either […]

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A ground magnetometer survey gone bad. Very bad.

A news report from Tsodilo Resources (TSX:TSD) on July 22nd 2013 caught my eye: A total of 63.70 line kilometers [of ground magnetics] was covered during the month of June as area totaling 2.53 km2. The expected monthly target is 360 line kilometers for the month and the shortfall is largely attributed to machine malfunction […]

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How to walk straighter and further with less effort when conducting ground geophysical surveys.

Some walk the line straighter than others. Walking straighter lines when conducting ground geophysical surveys increases the production l-km in a day. Alternatively, if there is a fixed amount of work to do in the day, then straighter lines means less walking and less stress on the body. Walking straight in thick vegetation is never […]

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