DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

Now funded for its feasibility work, the companies partner up for the effort

Investment

18 JUNE 2019
Robot hints at deep-diving whales in areas targeted for marine mining

Robot hints at deep-diving whales in areas targeted for marine mining

A new study has revealed a series of depressions forming mysterious 'tracks' on the seafloor

Sustainability

23 AUGUST 2018
Sampling the depths

Sampling the depths

CP Automation got a marine mining application running smoothly again under strict time constraints

Maintenance

07 JUNE 2017
Reach Subsea gets MarMine contract

Reach Subsea gets MarMine contract

Reach Subsea has entered into a firm contract with NTNU for the MarMine project

Exploration

11 MAY 2016
Seabed mining research programme launched

Seabed mining research programme launched

A five-year research project on seabed minerals has started in Norway

Exploration

26 JANUARY 2016
DRA bags Nautilus contract

DRA bags Nautilus contract

Nautilus has awarded the contract for the detailed design of the Solwara 1 dewatering plant

Development

30 JULY 2015
Diamond Fields restarts Namibian operations

Diamond Fields restarts Namibian operations

Diamond Fields is restarting offshore marine operations on its Namibian concessions in a joint venture...

Industrial minerals

10 JUNE 2015
Deep-sea mine to leave less impact than land counterparts

Deep-sea mine to leave less impact than land counterparts

Solwara 1 impact to be confined to small area around offshore mine site

Natural resources

03 JUNE 2015
ISA seeks feedback on draft regulations

ISA seeks feedback on draft regulations

Business community has until May 15 to respond to draft on underwater mining

Natural resources

08 MAY 2015
Nautilus contract awarded to Siemens

Nautilus contract awarded to Siemens

Siemens will supply of the entire electrical installation for Nautilus' production support vessel

Base metals

21 APRIL 2015
Nautilus' umbilical winches complete testing

Nautilus' umbilical winches complete testing

The umbilical winches for Nautilus' SPTs have successfully completed factory acceptance testing

Transport

25 MARCH 2015
Horizon 2020 to develop underwater mining

Horizon 2020 to develop underwater mining

A 42-month R&D project aims to tap into the wealth of unexploited underwater European mineral resources...

Fleet

10 MARCH 2015