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It is time to update the Strategic Research and Innovation Roadmap for the Swedish mining, mineral and metal producing industry – and you are invited!

Every three years the Strategic Research and Innovation Roadmap for the Swedish mining, mineral and metal producing industry is updated. Now it is time again, and you are invited! The roadmap is important…

2021-12-06

New internationalization grant to initiate new collaborations to support innovation for sustainable mining and metal production

Do you have international contacts that could lead to new collaborations, but need a boost to get it off the ground? We are now launching an internationalization grant that aims to initiate new…

2021-12-01

Large-scale industry-wide investment in traceability for sustainable industry through CIRCLA

Press release 26 November 2021 To reduce our climate impact, we must move from a linear economy to a circular one. Today’s use of the earth’s resources needs to change fundamentally and we…

2021-11-26

Hybrit and roadmap for biodiversity are awarded at the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

Picture: Jan Moström, CEO LKAB receives the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021. Photo: Axel Öberg. The winner of the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021 is Hybrit for the world’s first hydrogen-reduced sponge iron…

2021-11-18

Who wins Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021?

Hear when the finalists talk about each innovation. Read more Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

2021-11-17

Hybrit is a finalist in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

Picture: HYBRIT Pilot plant for direct reduction with hydrogen, Luleå / Lars Ydreskog, LKAB. Photo: Åsa Bäcklin, HYBRIT Hybrit is one of the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021 for the…

2021-11-15

Roadmap as a finalist in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

Photo: Linda Bjurholt The mining industry’s roadmap for biodiversity, Mining with nature, is one of the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021. A slightly different finalist compared to other more technical…

2021-11-15

Retenua is a finalist in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

Photo: Rafael Mosberger and Henrik Andreasson, Retenua, the inventors behind emitrace® Retenua is one of the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021 for its robust solution emitrace® that increases security underground…

2021-11-12

Here are the finalists in the Swedish Mining Innovation Award 2021

It is now clear who the three finalists in this year’s Swedish Mining Innovation Award are. The prize awarded by the national strategic innovation program Swedish Mining Innovation rewards an innovation or a…

2021-11-10

Hello there Vitalis Chipakwe, who just took his licentiate degree in mineral processing!

A few weeks ago Vitalis Chipakwe took his licentiate degree with his thesis “Comparative Study of Chemical Additives Effects on Dry Grinding Performance”. Vitalis is a member of Swedish Mining Innovation’s PhD student…

2021-11-02