Canadian Mining Journal


Nautilus Minerals Inc


  • ENVIRONMENT: 10-year moratorium on deep sea mining not enough – activists

    September 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – Prime minister James Marape has agreed to support a 10-year moratorium on deep sea mining, first proposed by Fiji at the recent Pacific Islands Forum. The news was welcomed by a number of environmental groups, including

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    Top 10 Canadian base metal explorers and developers

    July 23, 2019 by Leslie Stokes

    The Northern Miner used the IntelligenceMine database of our sister company Infomine to determine the top-10 largest base metal companies headquartered in Canada that have non-producing assets. The list is ranked by market capitalization. Continue reading at The Northern Miner.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Nautilus and Superior Gold

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Nautilus Minerals announced that its country manager for Papua New Guinea Mel Togolo has been knighted by the Queen for service to economic development and to the community. Superior Gold of Toronto has appointed Brian Szeto as VP of

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    BASE METALS: Anglo pulls support from Nautilus’ Solwara 1 project

    May 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – A day before its May 8 annual meeting, Anglo American said it is pulling out of the Solwara 1 deep ocean mining project run by Nautilus Minerals of Toronto. Nautilus has held exploration licences for polymetallic

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    COPPER-GOLD: Nautilus completes PEA for Solwara 1 project

    February 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – Toronto-based Nautilus Minerals has completed the preliminary economic assessment for its Solwara 1 seabed copper-gold project in the Bismarck Sea. Nautilus has been inching the Solwara 1 project forward for almost 40 years. The project has

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    MINING PEOPLE: GMSG, Nautilus Minerals, and Nevada Copper

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Michelle Ash, Barrick’s chief innovation officer, will become the new chair of the Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group in Montreal in May 2018. She has volunteered her time and expertise at the GMSG for the past two years. Toronto-based

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    BASE METALS: Nautilus upgrades 43-101 for CCZ resource

    July 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PACIFIC OCEAN – Toronto-based Nautilus Minerals has upgraded the 43-101 estimate for its Clarion-Clipperton zone project under the direction of its subsidiary, Tonga Offshore Mining Ltd. CCZ is a large deposit of polymetallic nodules in the tropical north Pacific at

  • Feature

    Seafloor mining takes a unique set of skills

    April 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    When it comes to shipping heavy equipment to a mining location, few companies know more about the challenges of getting machinery to a site than Nautilus Minerals Inc., of Toronto. In fact, it’s safe to say that Nautilus Minerals is

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    COPPER-GOLD: Nautilus, Tongling ink new offtake deal for Solwara 1

    December 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – Toronto-based Nautilus Minerals is a step closer to being the first seafloor massive sulphide miner with the signing of a new offtake agreement for its Solwara 1 copper-gold project in the Bismarck Sea. Tongling Nonferrous Metals

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    COPPER-GOLD: Nautilus marks start of construction of deep sea support vessel

    September 29, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Nautilus Minerals has finally reached a major milestone in its quest to become the world’s first commercial deep sea mining company. On Friday, Sept. 25, the first steel was cut, marking the beginning on construction of…

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    COPPER-GOLD: Low social, environmental impact for Solwara 1 project

    June 2, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – Toronto’s Nautilus Minerals has received an independent report that concludes the undersea Solwara 1 copper-gold project has the potential to have far less social and environmental impact than similar projects on land.

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    Nautilus Minerals Inc.: Vessel Electrical Installation Contract Awarded to Siemens

    April 20, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO, ONTARIO– April 20, 2015 – Nautilus Minerals Inc. (TSX:NUS)(OTCQX:NUSMF) (the “Company” or “Nautilus”) announces that the order for the supply of the entire electrical installation for the production support vessel has been…