Mining has benefited greatly from developments in global positioning system technology. Gethin Roberts from the Institute of Engineering Surveying and Space Geodesy, University of Nottingham, UK, takes a look at GPS from its beginnings 25 years ago and highlights its applications within the mining industry.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)28-29
Number of pages2
JournalMaterials World
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2003


  • GPS
  • Augmented Reality
  • RTK


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