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EIT Awareness Day in Riga and Vilnius

#EITCommunity #ConnectingMatters The EIT Community will present its activities in Riga on 28 March – register now! The Ministry of Education and Science and the EIT are organising an EIT Awareness Day in Riga, with the aim to raise awareness of the EIT Community, its activities and, in particular, of cooperation opportunities among relevant national stakeholders. […]

21 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials supported start-up IMA Engineering is proud to launch its Drill Cuttings Sampler-Analyser

Blast holes analysed online in real time IMA Engineering has launched its Drill Cuttings Sampler-Analyser called PDSA. PDSA can analyze drill benches with the speed of production drilling with trailer mounted system or integrated on the drill rig. PDSA data can be used to make accurate 3D model of the blast bench. […]

15 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials supported project Magnetometry Network receives recognition from the Greater Region

Magnetometry Network (MagNet project) won the Greater Region Interregional Science Prize 2018 for its collaborative fundamental research and R&D activities MagNet, innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials, won the 2018 Interregional Research Prize of the Greater Region for its collaborative fundamental research and R&D activities. Let’s wish the project achieves the same success at the European scale! […]

14 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials Booster supports Timegate Instruments start-up developing novel sensing hardware tools

EIT RawMaterials Start-up and SME Booster funding supported the implementation of the Mineral Screen project analysing industrially important minerals with Timegated® Raman spectroscopy Mining industry has a need to identify and localize economically feasible mineral resources and separate waste rock and gangue from valuable minerals. They are lacking an effective tool for real-time material analyses. […]

12 March, 2019|

CopX: RawMatCop collaboration with UN Environment contributing to sustainability solutions

CopX – part of the EIT RawMaterials supported RawMatCop project – addresses the challenge of increasing transparency and the equalisation of information at mining sites through its integration of Copernicus satellite acquisitions with the MapX platform – an impartial mapping platform for natural resources developed by UN Environment and GRID-Geneva. While raw materials are essential for human development, the mining sector faces major societal and environmental challenges. […]

25 February, 2019|

Raw Materials University Days 2019 – Call for Applications is now open!

Interested universities can apply to host a Raw Materials University Day in 2019! Raw Materials University Days is an opportunity for partner universities to showcase their study programmes and activities while getting young people enthusiastic about raw materials and STEM study options. The call is now open for host universities in 2019! […]

21 February, 2019|