On February 19, 2020 we held the workshop on social responsibility of mining in the Sierra Lújar with the participation of Orgiva's City Council, the Provincial Council of Granada and various civil society actors of the region. The characteristics of the SLIM project were presented generating an open dialogue that serves to value the importance [...]
The EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting has established itself as one of the key international blasting events. 2017 it was attended by over 450 delegates from 45 countries, as the organisers claimed. 2019 the conference is held in the city of Helsinki, Finland. It includes technical presentations, an industry exhibition, technical excursions, educational [...]
The workshop offers SLIM experts the opportunity to present and discuss the current status of 3-year intensive research work. In addition, there will be an exchange with experts from other relevant H2020 projects: SIMS, ITERAMS and X-MINE. List of speakers: Jari Honkanen, President, European Federation of Explosives Engineers José A. Sanchidrián, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid [...]
The SLIM Consortium held the 3rd Year Consortium Meeting in Helsinki. The SLIM Consortium had a successful meeting and fruitful discussions on the progress of the project. The 3rd Consortium Meeting was organised by MINPOL.
Philipp Hartlieb, Montanuniversität Leoben - Department Mineral Resources Engineering, has visited the Colorado School of Mines presenting the SLIM project, exchanging ideas and discussing ways of cooperation.
The Annual Meeting for Safety in Mining sees itself as a platform for the exchange of information and experience with a focus on mining technology and safety, risk management, mine rescue, blasting and current topics of surface and underground mining and mining borehole mining. DI Dr. Andreas Gaich, General Manager of SLIM-partner 3GSM GmbH, Graz, [...]
The EIT Raw Materials Summit 2019 in Berlin, Germany provided an other opportunity to keep raw material experts up to date on the objectives and preliminary results of the SLIM project. Many visitors of the SLIM booth had already heard about the project. Both the technical and the social aspects of SLIM met [...]
SLIM team member Daniel Johansson, LTU Sweden, held a presentation about SLIM project at the BERGDAGARNA 2019, the Swedish Rock Engineering Association’s annual meeting ( 600 participants), where many experts from the mining and rock engineering field in Sweden attended. Here you find some information about the event (in Swedish mainly).
SLIM partner MAXAM participated in the 45th Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique. Here are some of the highlights of MAXAM's lectures in the recently concluded ISEE conference in USA. Paulo Couceiro presented new results in Session 3 - Research I under the title "Diameter effect modelling in unconfined steady non ideal detonation". In [...]
The SLIM delegation at the 45th Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique organised by the International Society of Explosives Engineers, Jan. 27–30, 2019, Nashville, Tennessee. SLIM partner 3GSM ran a booth there.