First Consortium Meeting

The first SLIM Consortium Meeting was hosted by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid – ETSI Minas y Energía. In the presence of EC Project Officer Marko Cacanoski, Project coordinator José Ángel Sanchidrián gave a review of the backgrounds, the milestones, and expected impacts of the project. SLIM focusses on Sustainable Low Impact Mining solutions for exploitation of small mineral deposits based on advanced rock blasting and environmental technologies. In the course of the meeting the representatives of the 13 partner organisations agreed on the work plan, the work-sharing and the project scheduling. The designated work package leaders presented their objectives and job lists to the partners and the SLIM consortium laid the foundation of a fruitful co-operation in the coming four years. Photo: Slim Consortium