¡Viable and Alternative Mine Operating System!
¡VAMOS! will enable access to high grade EU reserves of deeper seated minerals by providing a new safe, clean and low visibility mining technique, and will prove the environmental and economic viability of extracting currently unreachable mineral deposits, thus encouraging investment and helping to safeguard the EU access to strategically important minerals.
The ¡VAMOS! mining technique will enable:
Duration: February 2015 to July 2018
Coordinator: BMT Group (United Kingdom)
Funding agency: European Union
Type of Action: Research and Innovation Action (RIA)
Topic: SC5-11a-2014 (Mining of small and complex deposits and alternative mining)