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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

Do you work with mine vehicle positioning for safety and efficiency?

See this Expande Minería call for proposals: “Intelligent system for substandard conditions in open pit mine” https://expandemineria.cl/en/desafio/intelligent-system-for-substandard-conditions-in-open-pit-mine/

2020-09-25

Update from our strategic project “The current and future relationship between the Swedish mining industry and biodiversity”

Proactive work with biodiversity will save time in the permit processes Swedish Mining Innovation’s strategic project “The current and future relationship between the Swedish mining industry and biodiversity” has been ongoing since the…

2020-09-15

Kick-start your EIT RawMaterials project funding proposal

EIT RawMaterials is leveraging its network of partners, start-up’s and SMEs to help to build strong consortia meeting our objectives. Kick-start your discussion with potential partners now, and let us help you get…

2020-09-09