Taharoa ironsand mining and ship loading Engineering

The Taharoa ironsand mining project was commissioned in 1972 and has been a success story for the local community and New Zealand Steel Mining. Taharoa ironsands

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The History of Ironsand New Zealand Steel

2021-8-26  After extensive trials, the New Zealand Steel Mill at Glenbrook opened in 1970 with an ironsand mine located at the mouth of the Waikato River. The Birth of New

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HOME TransTasmanResources - Offshore Iron Ore

The STB project pre feasibility study (PFS) is based on dredging 50Mt of iron sand each year, separating around 10% titano-magnetite from the sediment offshore, and

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The future of sand mining in NZ Stuff.co.nz

2018-6-7  The iron sands mine in Taharoa had an estimated 300 million tonnes when it first opened in 1973. Iron sand meanwhile has been mined onshore in New Zealand

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Iron sand mining decision too focused on environment,

2020-11-17  Iron sand mining decision too focused on environment, firm tells Supreme Court. 8:23 pm on 17 November 2020. Meriana Johnsen, Journalist.

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NZ's iron sand deposits a 'world-class' resource, Trans ...

2017-2-16  Thu, 16 Feb 2017. Trans Tasman Resource, which is making a second attempt to get consent to mine iron sands from the ocean floor in New Zealand's exclusive

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Trans-Tasman Resources’ application to mine iron sand off ...

2017-8-10  New Zealand’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved Trans-Tasman Resources’ (TTR’s) marine consent to recover and export iron sands offshore in

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Forest and Bird says iron sand mining threat to marine ...

2018-4-17  Iron sand mining could threaten whales and dolphins in the waters off South Taranaki, the Wellington High Court heard today. The evidence was presented as part

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Iron sands mining hearing: a quick glance at ... - NZ Herald

2014-3-14  • 65.76km2 - the project area for Trans-Tasman Resources iron sands mining application off the South Taranaki coast. • 50 million - the tonnes of sediment

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Attorney General raises ire of South ... - New Zealand

2020-11-6  READ MORE: * Iron sand miner wins right to appeal court decision * Seabed mining company confident of appeal * Trans Tasman Resource off to Supreme Court

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IRON SANDS TransTasmanResources - ttrl.co.nz

Iron sand has been mined in New Zealand since 1850. Onshore sites, such as those at Taharoa and Waikato North, supply the needs of our country's comparatively small steel industry, as well as exporting to international markets such as China and Russia. Iron sand contains: Magnetite: An iron oxide which is a key component in steel making

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Trans-Tasman Resources’ application to mine iron sand off ...

2017-8-10  New Zealand’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved Trans-Tasman Resources’ (TTR’s) marine consent to recover and export iron sands offshore in the South Taranaki Bight (STB). The decision is the first approval for a mining proposal in New Zealand

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Iron sand mining decision too focused on environment,

2020-11-17  Iron sand mining decision too focused on environment, firm tells Supreme Court. 8:23 pm on 17 November 2020. Meriana Johnsen, Journalist. [email protected] Environmental protection was weighted too heavily when consent to mine iron sand

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Forest and Bird says iron sand mining threat to marine ...

2018-4-17  Forest and Bird says iron sand mining threat to marine mammals 17 Apr, 2018 06:30 AM Quick Read The mining would take place in the South Taranaki Bight, about 30km off the coast.

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NZ's iron sand deposits a 'world-class' resource, Trans ...

2017-2-16  Thu, 16 Feb 2017. Trans Tasman Resource, which is making a second attempt to get consent to mine iron sands from the ocean floor in New Zealand's exclusive economic zone, says the deposits are a "world-class" resource that could be lifting the economy. "The iron sand resource off the west coast of the North Island is world class with enormous ...

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Seabed Mining - New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals

2017-1-9  the other to mine iron sands in the South Taranaki Bight. Seabed mining, at the scale and depth of these two projects, is new to New Zealand. The closest equivalent activity to these projects currently taking place in New Zealand, however, would be the extensive dredging of harbours and shipping lanes that takes place on a regular

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Minerals • Environment Guide

New Zealand has extensive sand deposits, particularly close to major rivers. In many areas, the sand is derived from land-based erosion. Sand comes from other sources, such as shell-based sands. Iron sand is found along the west coast of the North Island between Kaipara Harbour and Whanganui. New Zealand Steel mines up to 1.2 million tonnes of ...

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New Zealand rejects undersea iron sand mining project -

2014-6-18  New Zealand rejects undersea iron sand mining project. A project to mine undersea iron ore sands deposits off the New Zealand coast has been rejected

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KASM Kiwis against Seabed Mining

A date has been set for the next chapter in the long-running battle for consent to mine iron sand from the South Taranaki seabed. It will be heard in the Court of Appeal in September. In August 2017 the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) gave mining company Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR) marine discharge consents to suck up 50 million ...

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Iron Sand for Sale, Ironsand Wholesale, Iron Sand ...

2021-5-19  The iron sand mainly used for sandblasting and balance weight . The iron sand processed after iron ore mining or exploit from river mining. Our products have obtained ISO international certification, Iron sand is exported toEurope, USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, NZ, UAE, Saudi Arabia, India, South Africa, Malaysia, and so on, more than 80 ...

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Trans-Tasman Resources’ application to mine iron sand off ...

2017-8-10  New Zealand’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved Trans-Tasman Resources’ (TTR’s) marine consent to recover and export iron sands offshore in the South Taranaki Bight (STB). The decision is the first approval for a mining proposal in New Zealand

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Attorney General raises ire of South ... - New Zealand

2020-11-6  READ MORE: * Iron sand miner wins right to appeal court decision * Seabed mining company confident of appeal * Trans Tasman Resource off to Supreme Court to fight for right to mine iron sand off ...

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NZ's iron sand deposits a 'world-class' resource, Trans ...

2017-2-16  Thu, 16 Feb 2017. Trans Tasman Resource, which is making a second attempt to get consent to mine iron sands from the ocean floor in New Zealand's exclusive economic zone, says the deposits are a "world-class" resource that could be lifting the economy. "The iron sand resource off the west coast of the North Island is world class with enormous ...

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Two directors of Taharoa ironsand mine quit ... - stuff.co.nz

2018-4-1  Two independent directors of an iwi-owned iron sand mining company have quit over concerns about the way it's being run by a Wellington businessman. Directors Mike Simm and Nigel Foster confirmed ...

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Date set for South Taranaki Bight iron sand mining battle ...

2019-7-12  There are also companies that want to mine iron sand off New Plymouth and Waihi Beach, and TTR has permits to explore iron sand mining in a bigger area

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Call for delay in iron sands mining application - NZ Herald

2014-3-11  Iron sand sampling off the coast of Patea on the New Zealand Diving and Salvage Ltd MV Island Leader II for Trans-Tasman Resources By: Jamie Morton Science Reporter, NZ Herald

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KASM Kiwis against Seabed Mining

A date has been set for the next chapter in the long-running battle for consent to mine iron sand from the South Taranaki seabed. It will be heard in the Court of Appeal in September. In August 2017 the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) gave mining company Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR) marine discharge consents to suck up 50 million ...

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New Zealand rejects undersea iron sand mining project -

2014-6-18  New Zealand rejects undersea iron sand mining project. A project to mine undersea iron ore sands deposits off the New Zealand coast has been rejected

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Iron Sand for Sale, Ironsand Wholesale, Iron Sand ...

2021-5-19  The iron sand mainly used for sandblasting and balance weight . The iron sand processed after iron ore mining or exploit from river mining. Our products have obtained ISO international certification, Iron sand is exported toEurope, USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, NZ, UAE, Saudi Arabia, India, South Africa, Malaysia, and so on, more than 80 ...

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Iron sand mining case heads to the Supreme Court RNZ

2020-11-17  The Supreme Court has heard that environmental protection was weighted too heavily when consent to mine iron-sand off the Taranaki Coast was declined. Offshore mining company Trans-Tasman Resources is appealing decisions by the High Court and the Court of Appeal, which both rejected its plan to dig up 50 million tonnes of sand. The mining is opposed by iwi, enviromentalists

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