PolyMet will be the first to commercially mine copper, nickel and precious metals in the world-class Duluth Complex. Located within Minnesota’s Mesabi Iron Range, the NorthMet project features significant assets made up of the deposit itself and infrastructure including existing rail, roads, utilities and established supplier networks. The NorthMet deposit will be mined by open pit methods to a depth of approximately 700 feet below surface.
PolyMet awards 2022 Mining for Excellence scholarship
At the end of every year, we seek the state’s top high school students who demonstrate potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Our Mining for Excellence scholarship rewards high achievers and helps fund their education to become the scientists, thinkers and leaders of a better tomorrow. This year there were over 40 applicants, all of Read More →