A cleft in Antelope Lower Canyon, forming what is known as a slot canyon (Arizona, USA). © Joe Cornish/Digital Vision/Getty Images

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A prize-winning BRGM entry for the international "Innovation 2030" competition

The BRGM, with the Orleans CNRS and TND, a French SME, has won a prize in the international "Innovation 2030" competition launched by the President of France.

ProMine wins best European project award

The ProMine project was awarded first prize in the European finalised projects category, at the Industrial Technologies 2014 conference last April in Athens.

Minerals inventory contract signed by the BRGM and Chad

The BRGM has signed a contract with the Republic of Chad for an inventory of mineral resources. This project will be conducted over 3.5 years, with a budget of 20.6 million €.

Phosphates 2014

The phosphates 2014 conference is the leading international event in the phosphates industry. This year’s edition will take place from 23 to 25 March 2014, and will be attended by phosphate experts, industry representatives and others involved in the sector.

PDAC 2014

The BRGM took part in the PDAC 2014 Trade Fair, an international event for policymakers and professionals in mineral prospecting, from 2 to 5 March in Toronto (Canada).

Mining Indaba 2014

The BRGM took part in the 20th edition of Mining Indaba, an annual international conference on mining investment in Africa, from 3 to 6 February 2014 in Cape Town (South Africa).

Geosciences journal #15 : Mineral Resources

From extraction and recycling to economics and governance, this Geosciences issue analyzes mineral resources as a challenge for sustainable development.

Geosciences journal #14: The geodiversity of overseas France

With its representative mosaic of our planet’s geodiversity, overseas France offers key opportunities for research on geoscience challenges.


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