Pacific Island Gov'ts Focus on Undersea Mining
February 2000 by Associated PressPacific Island nations have started devising regulatory laws to help create a new industry in this near-resourceless region: mining the sea floor.
One of the first things we did while looking at buying the equipment was figuring out how it would dovetail into the milling process we already had in mind.
There is a major change coming in the economy of the world and now is the time for prospectors and miners to grab a ticket and get on board.
Excerpts from CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
We hit on a good spot the last time we were at this location and we made up our minds that we weren’t going to let hurricane-like winds stop us.
Some fellow in Texas was selling a Spanish needle—a dousing device used to recover minerals in the old days. Do you know anything about these?
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Although the costs of meals and lodging while away from home for business travel or attending meetings, conventions and tradeshows is deductible...
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