A joint entrance to the European pilot plants for extractive metallurgy and mineral processing

METNET and PROMETIA: a win-win partnership

Metnet will boost its development towards becoming the pilot research solution for European mining and metallurgical industry through a newly entered partnership with Prometia.

Prometia is an association for mineral processing and extractive metallurgy for mining and recycling, and Metnet will through the partnership become the piloting work group of Prometia.

Prometia has a strong track record of generating joint research projects and arranging events that attract academia and industry. The strong partnership offers Metnet a solid platform for continued development of our services and to reach out to new customers.

Metnet has been funded by EIT RawMaterials 2016-2018.


No one has all the answers. The best way to create innovative solutions for industry is by working together.

Metnet provides an overall solution for development, validation and up-scaling of processes through pilot-scale testing.

Through their network of pilot plants Metnet offers theirr customers a complete solution for their specific needs in the value chain from raw-material preparation to casting. By contacting either of Metnet or Prometia, you get access to the specific competence and equipment you need. This will speed-up the process of bringing your ideas and research into industrial use.

EIT RawMaterials is supported by EIT, a body of the European Union. 

Metnet is a European Pilot Plant Network for Extractive Metallurgy and Mineral Processing.

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EIT RawMaterials is supported by EIT, a body of the European Union.

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