Thin Sections and Sample Preparation

Trilab’s expert partner laboratory, Geochempet Services, is a full-service sample preparation laboratory with experienced technicians and fast turnaround. Thin section services include, but not limited to, polished and standard thin section preparation (on natural and man-made materials), polished core preparation as well as other sample preparations.

Rock Core Sample Testing Australia Brisbane Perth

Thin Section Services

Geochempet has worked on samples from all around the world including Japan, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Africa, United States of America and Canada. This technical work to produce thin sections has previously included rock samples obtained from meteorites, as well as electronic and project development applications used to evaluate product design to ensure products meet standards.

Our laboratory technicians are highly experienced in handling samples and sample preparation. Our team handle client samples with care, recognising that samples are often very rare and expensive.

Thin section services include:

  • Standard thin section
  • Polished thin section
  • Resin grain mounts
  • Sample preparation
  • Core polishing
  • Rock cutting