Sample Polishing Machine


Sample Polishing Machine

A semi-automatic grinding and polishing machine for sample blocks, pucks, and thin sections

240V, 50-60hz. 300mm diameter lapping/polishing discs.

Automated lubricant and polishing suspension distribution and built in timer with Labodoser attachment.


Research Facility

Lapidary and Crushing Facility- The Earth Resources Research and Analysis (TERRA) Facility- CREAIT Network
Memorial University
St. John's
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

The lapidary lab provides services that include production of standard thin sections, polished thin sections, fluid inclusion wafers, and polished slabs. The crushing facilities allow for production of powdered samples and mineral separates for geochemical analysis and geochronology. 

  • Biological and Life Sciences
  • Engineering - Civil, Structural
  • Environmental and Earth Sciences
  • Marine/Ocean Sciences
  • Clean Technology
  • Construction (including Building, Civil Engineering, Specialty Trades)
  • Education
  • Energy (Renewable and Fossil)
  • Environmental Technologies and Related Services
  • Mining, Minerals and Metals
  • Ocean Industries

Industry Liaison Officer

Matt Grimes
Technology Commercialization Officer


Matt Crocker Primary Contact
Research Assistant
Brent Myron
Manager of Operations- CREAIT Network

Date submitted: Thu, Sep 27, 2018 3:26 PM
Date updated: Thu, Sep 27, 2018 3:27 PM

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