Investing in Mining and Petroleum-Related R&D
Led by Memorial University and the College of
the North Atlantic
April 3, 2014
Announces $3 million to be Invested in Mining
and Exploration R&D Over Three Years
April 1, 2014
Investing $1.9 Million in Business-led Research
and Development Projects
March 5, 2014
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RDC Investing in Mining and Petroleum-Related R&D Led by Memorial University and the College of the North Atlantic
The Research & Development Corporation
(RDC) is investing more than $500,000 in six research and
development projects related to mineral exploration and
development. The projects are being carried out by
researchers at Memorial University and College of the North
Atlantic to enhance exploration efforts, improve
environmental mitigation strategies, and strengthen
opportunities through the purchase of specialized equipment.
RDC Announces $3 million to be Invested in Mining and Exploration R&D Over Three Years
The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) today announced the renewal of the GeoEXPLORE program, with $3 million available for investment in mineral and petroleum-related research and development (R&D) projects over the next three years.
To date, RDC has invested $2.8 million in the mineral exploration, mining and petroleum sectors through the GeoEXPLORE program. Based on the success of the program to date and recognizing the importance of R&D to exploration success and industry competitiveness, the GeoEXPLORE program has been renewed until March 31, 2017.
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