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Collaborative project results in fewer killed reindeer

In a normal year, about 60 of Sattajärvi Sami village’s 1300 reindeer die on a stretch of road west of Pajala, partly due to extensive ore transports. In a project funded by Swedish…

2022-04-28

Compete with your idea for sustainable mining – win 600 000 SEK!

We have opened this year’s innovation idea competition! Submit your idea by May 17. Join us in shaping the sustainable mining industry of tomorrow – and win 600,000 SEK! Do you have an innovative…

2022-03-07

Svemin and Jernkontoret list 40 impactful women in the mining and steel industries

Svemin and Jernkontoret have just released the list “40 over 40” to highlight women in the mining and steel industries, and the knowledge and experience they contribute with. Swedish Mining Innovation’s program director…

2022-03-04

€18+ million to sustainable mining innovation

26 new research and innovation projects for increased sustainability and competitiveness in the Swedish mining and metal-producing industry are now starting. The projects are the result of the innovation program Swedish Mining Innovation’s…

2022-02-28

An exciting year with major societal challenges and green change in focus

We look back on a year when the mining industry has received a great deal of attention. It has not only been about the challenges with the permit processes, but innovation linked to…

2021-12-22

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

Due to the new restrictions – NOW DIGITAL!  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,…

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