SEMACRET aims to promote sustainable exploration for green transition Critical Raw Materials in the EU securing the continued supply for its industries.

Reference Sites

The sites to be studied in SEMACRET cover a diversity of geological settings and ages including several Belts across Europe.

Consortium Meeting in Portugal

SEMACRET second consortium meeting was held in Portugal between 10 to 12 January. The hybrid meeting was hosted by Portuguese partners Instituto Dom Luiz/Faculdade Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa where 33 members joined to discuss the project’s progress and results. The consortium then head south for a fieldtrip to the Beja reference site. This was…

12th Lithosphere Meeting at Turku University

Project coordinator Dr. Shenghong Yang participated in the 12th lithosphere symposium organised by University of Turku in November. In the conference, he had a brief overview presentation of the Horizon Europe SEMACRET project. Raw materials are fundamental for green energy transition. The main objective of this project is to develop sustainable exploration methods for (critical)…

Clustering event at Oulu

SEMACRET participated in the management workshop hosted by #horizoneurope project AGEMERA EU along with GoldenEye EU H2020-project. We thank EIS_HorizonEU and Juha Kaija this great learning opportunity and hope to continue participating and promoting these clustering events which are are valuable growth opportunities that makes us stronger and better at our mission.

Czech team launched field work at the Staré Ransko ore district

On September 30, 2023 the Czech team of the SEMACRET project from the Czech Geological Survey organized a field visit to the region of the Staré Ransko ultra-mafic complex which is one of pilot localities of the Project. The plan is to use large archive of drill logs and new samples for 3D modelling of…