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La Palma Research Centre

The La Palma Research Centre for Future Studies SL is an independent, internationally active geoscience think-tank headquartered on Isla la Palma, Spain.

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Our Projects

  • An autonomous underwater explorer for flooded mines.

  • Combined Heat Power and Metal extraction from ultra-deep ore bodies.

  • Groundwater research inventory and classification to make groundwater visible.

  • Fostering international cooperation on raw materials with non-EU countries.

  • Viable Alternative Mine Operating System.

  • Concept and methodology for “Mineral deposits of public importance”.

  • The Mineral Intelligence Capacity Analysis.

  • Towards a World Forum on Raw Materials.

Where to meet us?

  • Raw Materials week, 2017

    2nd edition of the European Raw Materials Week will take place in Brussels between 6-11 of November. Most of our team members will be present!

  • Mines and Technology conference

    Mines and Technology conference is annually organised to gather  mining companies, service providers, investors in London Business Design Centre. It will be addressing the most critical areas in the technology revolution. Edine Bakker is presenting VAMOS project at the conference.

  • UNEXMIN & ¡VAMOS! joint workshop

    The UNEXMIN & ¡VAMOS! projects will organize a joint workshop during the 30th of January, in Bled, Slovenia. The workshop will consist of a plenary meeting and workshops. The LPRC team will have an important contribution: it will develop research roadmap exercises for both projects. The registration is open for everyone interested!