Discover a Range of Innovation at Minnesota’s First Copper-Nickel Mine
Our copper-nickel mine, the NorthMet project, is modern, safe and brimming with opportunity for the state of Minnesota. Located within the established Mesabi Iron Range mining district, the NorthMet project will produce copper, nickel, cobalt and other precious metals we need to drive a sustainable future.
We’ve prepared for over a decade, and we are ready to do this project right. Minnesota is our home. We care deeply about our people, our communities and our environment. As environmental stewards, we will use modern mining techniques to protect Minnesota’s natural resources for years to come.
Project progress – Three things to know about the NorthMet project
After more than 10 years of diligent environmental and regulatory work, we have succeeded in securing the permits we need to begin work at the NorthMet project site. We’re proud of this achievement and look forward to the increased activity and economic benefits the next phase of the project will bring to the Iron Range. Read More →