About Us

Odyssey Marine Exploration is a world leader in the exploration and development of seabed mineral resource deposits. We integrate leading and developing ocean technology, honed over the past 20 years that we have been in business, with some of the industry’s most successful ocean exploration professionals. Together our team has the collective experience necessary to advance the science of exploration and understanding of seabed mineral resources and their environment.


Odyssey’s mineral exploration team includes leading geologists, biologists, oceanographers, chemists, engineers and technicians who have extensive knowledge about the discovery and assessment of seafloor massive sulfide, phosphorite and polymetallic/manganese nodule resources in water depths ranging from shallow (<100 meters) to over 6,000 meters.


Our team has provided services for three  leading ocean mining pioneers (Neptune Minerals Inc., Chatham Rock Phosphate Ltd,

and Oceanica Resources), Odyssey has provided technical expertise, program development and management, offshore exploration services, and financial support including equity participation and financing for offshore survey and resource assessment expeditions.

Our work is underpinned by:

  • Highly motivated and talented personnel operating on the principle of quality science and results.

  • Expandable pool of independent and responsible consultants.

  • Maintained integrity of services.

  • Depth of knowledge and experience liaising with specialists from academic, government, NGO and private sector as required

  • Capability to rapidly mobilize equipment and crew.

  • Auditable systems and processes.

  • Prioritization of safety.

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