Articles, news, interviews, blog posts and other external sources of information that refers to UNEXUP.

07/04/2021

“UX1-NEO: Our most recent robot

Our partner INESCTEC – technology developers – made a post on their Instagram introducing the UX-1Neo robot, with some pictures of it during lab tests at INESCTEC facilities. In addition, the post emphasizes the importance of surveying flooded mines, and how this innovative robotic solution was build to address this challenge.

12/03/2021

State of the art UX-1Neo underwater mine surveying robot ready for work

International Mining (IM) published a News post on their website about the development of UX-1Neo, sharing its main characteristics and geoscientific instrumentation. In addition, it mentioned its current availability to conduct field work in flooded mines and other underwater environments. “International Mining (IM) is a global publication covering mining and minerals processing technology, methods, equipment and services.”

11/03/2021

UX-1Neo robot by UNEXUP is ready to survey underground flooded mines

EIT RawMaterials made a publication on their website advertising the most recent UNEXUP Press Release  – about the novel UX-1Neo robot, which was that was published earlier this month. In addition, you can check the 3-minute promo video about the project.

08/02/2021

“EIT RawMaterials’ Call for pilots: uncover your flooded mine with UNEXUP project”.

The European Institute of Innovation & Technology have posted on their website the ongoing “Call for Pilots” campaign that is being implemented on UNEXUP social media channels. This campaign has the purpose to invite potential users of the technology to get in contact with the consortium to discuss the opportunities that the project is offering. 

26/01/2021

“Autonomous underwater robot Unexmin to receive the Technical Creativity Award of the City of Tampere”

17/05/2020

(In Hungarian) “UNEXMIN, UNEXUP – autonomous diving robots can detect water-flooded mines, coordinated by University of Miskolc“.

The Project Coordinator, Norbert Zajzon, was interviewed by NOVUM – a Hungarian TV channel. It was broadcasted on 17th of May, on M5 TV channel. The interview is now available online on http://novumtv.hu/adasaink

UNEXUP and UNEXMIN are mentioned from (18:48) in the video.

28/04/2020

UNEXUP was mentioned among the “The latest Petrological and Geological News”, by Henrique Tono. The author referred to the Technical Requirements post from the UNEXUP webpage.

24/03/2020

EIT RAWMATERIALS-SUPPORTED PROJECT IS SCALING UP WITH COMMERCIALISATION PROSPECTS.

This source referred to the “News” post made by the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT).

24/03/2020

EIT RawMaterials-supported project is scaling up with commercialisation prospects

The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) published a “News” post about UNEXUP on their website. The post covers information found on the March 2020 Press Release, such as the relationship with the predecessor project – UNEXMIN; objectives; additional robot that will be developed; commercialization of the technology; and the consortium partners that are working on the project.

17/03/2020

“UNEXUP – Upscaling of UNEXMIN: An Autonomous Underwater Explorer for Flooded Mines”

The EIT RawMaterials, funding consortium of the UNEXUP project, has published a news post about the project. It refers to our first Press Release – available on the Downloads page – which covers information about the project’s objectives, background, ambitious targets, technological challenges, overall strategy, as well as the contact persons.

06/02/2020

(In Hungarian). “Csúcstechnológia a semmi közepén (High technology in the middle of nowhere)

An interview published by Babinszki Edit on Tudás.hu website. The UNEXUP researchers Máté Koba and Zoltán Papp Richárd talked about the project’s objectives, challenges and technological developments of the UX-1 robotic platform.