Directorate of Geology & Mining, Government of Maharashtra is having 20 operational wireline drill machines for exploration of work. In addition to this hand held GPS instruments are available for survey works.
"Total Station" for accurate measurement of mines & survey are available with Head Offices and Regional Offices of Directorate.
In addition to this Dept. is having its chemical Laboratory at Nagpur for analysing coal and other Minerals, Coal analysis is being carried out by using TGA (Thermo Gravimetric Analyser) instrument samples of other minerals are being analysed on reasonable cost basis. Rates of analysis has been fixed by Govt. of Maharashtra Govt. Resolution dated 1.12.2004.
Recently we have installed WD-XRF in our laboratory. Our Services all kind of users of various sectors like research, industrial, academic etc.