Quarrying & Mining Magazine

Category : Mining

Mining

TTR stalled over legal interpretation of compliance monitoring

Charles Fairbairn
Last month Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR) was reviewing its Queen’s Counsel’s detailed assessment of the High Court ruling in late August over its mining plans off...
Mining

Seabed mining impact projects

Charles Fairbairn
THE IMPACT OF commercial-scale mining for polymetallic nodules on deep-sea ecosystems remains a big question amongst scientists. Historically, the first commercial deep-sea test mining was...
Mining

Ultra-deepwater mining survey in the Pacific

Charles Fairbairn
FUGRO, A DUTCH multinational company that provides geotechnical, survey, subsea, and geoscience services, has started its first project supporting deep-sea polymetallic nodule mining under a...