The Initiative to Industrialize Lithium in Chile

CORFO has started an initiative to industrialize lithium in Chile and opened a call to transform the country in a relevant actor at a global level

12/27/2017Mario Honrubia

The Satellite SUCHAI, 1st one born in Universidad de Chile

The creators of the satellite SUCHAI worked on this project for years, but it wasn't until June of 2017 when it was ready for the stratosphere!

12/20/2017Mario Honrubia

Mining Waste Management: Reprocessing Tailings

Thanks to the progress in technology, companies are starting to care more about mining waste management by reprocessing tailings to increase their value.

12/18/2017Mario Honrubia

Students build Solar Car that will travel across Chile

30 people have worked on the solar car and if they reach their goal, it will become the first solar car in Chile that is able to travel such a long distance

12/13/2017Mario Honrubia

Chilean Companies are Implementing Digital Transformation in Mining

Digital Transformation in Mining Companies: Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, and the Cloud are being implemented now in the Chilean mining industry.


3 Sustainable Trends in 3D Printing Materials

More and more sustainable and recyclable 3D printing materials keep being used in the industry, thus moving towards a greener understanding of 3D printing.

12/7/2017Mario Honrubia

The Microorganism that will Improve the Mining Industry

The scientists of the University of Antofagasta are working with a microorganism that resists chlorine environments to accelerate the production of copper.

12/6/2017Mario Honrubia

Why Mining Startups are Important for the Mining Sector

It is not a coincidence that there are around 200 Mining Startups in the world operating and accelerating progress towards sustainable mining. Here's why.

11/30/2017Mario Honrubia

The Lithium Nitrate in the Solar Storage

The Lithium Nitrate could be an important additive to the mixture of salts that storages the solar power and the scientists of the UA are demonstrating it.

11/23/2017Mario Honrubia