Miner in an off-road truck

The Western United States may be one of the last places in the world where claims are physically staked on the ground by common citizens and multi-national mining corporations alike.  We get a lot of questions from people in the mining industry. These people range from individual prospectors all the way up to executives from…

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Miner inspecting the ground

The economic tremors of the U.S. shale boom have given a boost to mining and exploration for a few different minerals. Drilling grade barite and bentonite prices have been rising, but there is another commodity that has seen a massive rise in demand, pricing, and new mine development: FRAC SAND. What is frac sand? Simply put, it is…

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mineral exploration

Burgex Inc. is pleased to announce that we are launching a new section on our website dedicated to the latest news about mineral exploration and mining consulting. In this section we will cover cutting edge exploration technologies and techniques as well as cover some of the currently projects and announcements from the company.  We aim…

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