This feature explores a European Union (EU) collaboration looking to develop the EU’s mineral processing facilities to bring them in line with the demands of modern industrial developments. By C P Broadbent and K Oliver of Wardell Armstrong International Ltd
FAME was a first-generation Horizon 2020 EU funded research and innovation project looking at Flexible And Mobile Economic Mineral Processing (FAME) designed to facilitate the commercial exploitation of European skarn, greisen and pegmatite deposits.
The FAME Consortium comprised 17 beneficiaries from 7 different EU28 states. It commenced on 1 January 2015 and ended on 31 December . . .