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Widefind is a finalist in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020

Photo: Kristoffer Ödmark and Emil Fresk during the installation of an early prototype of the WISPR system. Widefind is one of the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020 for their positioning…

2020-10-21

Next possible step: Show the environmental performance of the metal in a single bus

Photo: IVL Svenska Miljöinstitutet After nine months of work, Swedish Mining Innovation’s strategic project TraceMet has the goal in sight: a system that can provide information about the environmental performance of metals. –…

2020-10-15

Orexplore is finalist in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020

Photo: Orexplore. Orexplore’s X-ray technology for faster and more accurate mapping directly at the site. Orexplore is one of the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020 for their X-ray technology in…

2020-10-14

SMIG creates a smart test environment for the mining industry

The degree of automation and digitization is constantly increasing in the mining industry and companies are investing large sums in moving people away from the production front to increase both safety and efficiency….

2020-10-13

These are finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020

After intensive jury work, the three finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2020 are now clear. The prize, which was established in 2019, is awarded by the national strategic innovation program Swedish…

2020-10-08

Workshop on current and important subject: traceability for long sustainable value chains

Var: Digitalt, vi kommer använda verktyget Zoom När: 22 oktober, kl.09.00-12.00 The workshop will be held in Swedish De strategiska innovationsprogrammen Swedish Mining Innovation, PiiA, BioInnovation, Metalliska Material och RE:Source bjuder in till…

2020-10-02

An overview of the project portfolio

Now it’s here, Swedish Mining Innovation’s project brochure for 2020. In it you will find short descriptions of all ongoing projects. Read or download.

2020-09-30

Rewarding collaborations for both students and the mining industry in Mines and Minerals Summer

Caption: Scalable equine therapy and adaptive riding enabled with AR/VR integrated mechanical saddle This year, for the first time, Swedish Mining Innovation funded a summer program to give students from Swedish universities the…

2020-09-25

EIT Raw Materials call for innovation projects

EIT Raw Materials has a call for innovation projects. See:  https://eitrawmaterials.eu/call-for-projects/ Proposal registration deadline: Friday, 17 January 2020 at 13:00 CET Proposal submission deadline: Friday, 28 February 2020 at 13:00 CET

2020-09-25

International funding opportunity

International collaboration for innovations with actors in Brazil in collaboration with EMBRAPII Closing 30 November, 2 M SEK funding. Sustainable mining is one theme. Call information is here: https://www.vinnova.se/en/calls-for-proposals/brazil-sweden-innovation-forum-/international-collaboration-for-2019-04841/

2020-09-25