Type of services provided

  • Solid sample cutting, crushing, grinding and homogenization using slab saw (Vinci Technologies), jaw crusher, disc mill (Fritsch Pulverisette 13) and agate ball mill (Fritsch Pulverisette 6)
  • Wet and dry sieving and grain size analysis (Fritsch Analysette 3)
  • Mineral separation and concentration including gravitational methods, water table, Frantz® Model LB-1 magnetic separator and heavy liquid separating station
  • Clay minerals separation
  • Preparation of thin sections, polished thin sections and doubly polished wafers using vacuum sample impregnator Buehler Cast n’ Vac 1000, high precision saw Buehler IsoMet® 4000, thin sectioning system Buhler PetroThin and polishing machine Buehler AutoMet® 250
  • Extraction of microfossils from sedimentary rocks

Research infrastructure/service category

  • Slab saw (Vinci Technologies)
  • Jaw crusher
  • Disc mill (Fritsch Pulverisette 13)
  • Agate ball mill (Fritsch Pulverisette 6)
  • Frantz® Model LB-1 magnetic separator
  • Vacuum sample impregnator Buehler Cast n’ Vac 1000
  • High precision saw Buehler IsoMet® 4000 controlled by microprocessor
  • Thin sectioning system Buhler PetroThin
  • Polishing machine Buehler AutoMet® 250


Our Address:

Ďumbierska 1, 974 01, Banská Bystrica


48.751191115764, 19.160066739582

Contact Us

Contact person


Danka Troppová, Ing.



Mobil phone

+421 48 321 3211