Mitchell Services has a reputation amongst metals and minerals clients for providing safe, effective and cost efficient exploration programs.

Our mineral exploration fleet is successfully completing brownfields and greenfields projects throughout Australia for the world’s biggest major miners as well as highly prospective junior exploration companies. No matter the program location or scope of works, Mitchell has the in-house capability to pair the right crews with the relative experience and state-of-the-art equipment.

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Exploration Capabilities

The majority of our minerals exploration fleet is multipurpose, ensuring we are able to manage a diverse range of scopes and hole depths/types.

Minerals Exploration Services

  • Reverse circulation
  • Diamond Coring
  • Deep hole diamond coring (Using Compass Directional Software)
  • Navigational and directional drilling
  • Wedging, parent/daughter programs
  • Geotechnical drilling services
  • Grouting and rehabilitation
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Case Studies

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South 32 – Cannington Mine Surface And Underground

minerals / exploration, underground


Surface and underground contract

Kentor Minerals – Jervois Project

minerals / exploration


Infill resource definition, ~12,000m RC

Glencore – Mount Isa Mines

minerals / exploration


Underground and surface drilling, ~35,000m per annum

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