Quarrying & Mining Magazine

Category : Mining

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...