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Two new important strategic projects launched

Update of the Fossil-free roadmap In 2018, the mining industry, as one of the first in Sweden, developed the a roadmap for fossil free mining and steel production. This was done within the…

2021-03-25

Now we open up for this year’s innovation idea competition!

Join us in shaping the sustainable mining industry of tomorrow – win 600,000 SEK! Do you have an innovative idea that would really make a difference, and support the development of a sustainable…

2021-03-05

24 million to strenghten environmental and climate challenges in the mining industry

Press release Wednesday, February 24, 2021 The strategic national innovation program Swedish Mining Innovation annually announces research funding to fund projects that strengthen the competitiveness of the Swedish mining and metal-producing industry. The…

2021-02-24

We want to push for the development of a global standard for sustainable metals

The programme’s strategic project Tracemet has now come to an end. Work is underway to complete interim reports from the work packages and a comprehensive popular science final report. Svemin together with Swedish…

2021-02-23

A member of Swedish Mining Innovation’s Ph.D. student network is defending her thesis!

A member of Swedish Mining Innovation’s Ph.D. student network is defending her thesis! Jane Mwaba Mulenshi is defending her doctoral thesis in mineral processing at Luleå University of Technology on 22 February 10.00….

2021-02-22

Well-attended AI event gives new ideas to the mining industry

AI, digitization and automation have enormous potential for the mining sector, and mines with smart systems that can talk to each other will make production more effective and create a more sustainable mining…

2021-02-18

New board in place

Today we hold this year’s first board meeting with some new board members in place. The board has a broad competence and represents our innovation system in a very good way! We are…

2021-02-11

Swedish Mining Research and Innovation day

Nu har vi öppnat anmälan till årets Swedish Mining Research and Innovation day (fd. Bergforsk). Följ med oss digitalt den 18 maj i samtal om Svensk världsledande forskning och innovation, en förutsättning för…

2021-02-09

INTERNATIONAL FUNDING OPPORTUNITY!

EU Co-funded ERA-MIN Joint Call 2021 Raw materials for the sustainable development and the circular economy Go to Call Launch webinar, 17 February 2021 https://youtu.be/fAD-KK96i1A

2021-02-03

The importance of Norrbotten and Västerbotten for global green transition is highlighted in a new OECD study on mines and minerals

On 27 January, the OECD, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, launched the study carried out on mines and minerals in Norrbotten and Västerbotten. The study is part of the project “OECD…

2021-02-03