Mineral Exploration

DMG has a well organised setup with a team of 87 geo-scientists, 16 drilling machines and adequate infrastructure facilities and is well equipped to undertake following works.

  • Regional Geological Mapping
  • Detailed Geological Mapping and contouring
  • Drilling (Both coring and non coring)
  • Pitting, Trenching and Sampling.
  • Chemical Analysis and Beneficiation studies of rocks/minerals & ores.
For more information, please contact:
Directorate of Mines & Geology, Shastri Circle, Udaipur (Raj) - 313001
Phone: 91-294-2415091
E-mail: adg@dmg-raj.org
Mineral Survey & Exploration Facilities available:

Geophysical Section: This section carries out geophysical survey for departmental projects as well as for private entrepreneurs to identify the sub surface location of the ore body and its extension through Resistivity, SP, IP, Seismic and Gravity survey.

Remote Sensing Cell: This cell carry out the satellite data interpretation for preparation of geological and structural map including lineament for in house projects, Geo statistical and GIS based applications for mineral exploration. It is equipped with visual interpretation equipments like PROCOM-2, AVIOPRET Stereoscope for aerial photo interpretation etc as well as PC based Digital Image Analysis System.

Petrological Laboratory: The study of thin sections as well as polished sections is carried out by this section for in house projects as well as for private entrepreneurs under the frame work of rules for prospecting in lease hold areas. (Schedule of charges)

Mineral Evaluation Cell: This cell conducts Mineral Inventory Studies for various minerals in the State. Besides, the cell also undertakes prospecting and drilling work on no loss no profit basis for private entrepreneurs. (Schedule of charges)

Chemical Laboratory : This laboratory is a reputed laboratory in the country and possesses sophisticated instruments for chemical analysis of the mineral and rock samples. Chemical analysis of samples for private entrepreneurs is also conducted on no loss no profit basis. (Schedule of charges)

Ceramic and Ore Dressing Laboratory: This laboratory conducts experiments and tests on the ceramic minerals and ores found in Rajasthan for in house demand. The tests and studies for private entrepreneurs are also conducted on no loss no profit basis. (Schedule of charges)

Drilling & Mechanical Section: This section carries out drilling both coring and non coring for in house projects as well as for private entrepreneurs. This section is also well equipped with a centralized mechanical workshop for maintaining the drilling rigs and other accessories (Schedule of charges)

For more information contact on adg@dmg-raj.org