Towards diesel-free mining: Testing battery-powered mining equipment at the Kittilä mine

2019-09-04T11:43:25+03:00

The Kittilä mine is taking part in the Sustainable Intelligent Mining Systems (SIMS) project, under the European Union’s most extensive research and innovation program, Horizon 2020.  Partners in the SIMS project include manufacturers of mining equipment and systems, mining companies, and universities. Our role in the project is to offer [...]

Towards diesel-free mining: Testing battery-powered mining equipment at the Kittilä mine2019-09-04T11:43:25+03:00

Lapland Rescue Department holds Rescue at Height team exercise in Kittilä

2019-03-22T12:16:51+02:00

The specialist Rescue at Height team from the Lapland Rescue Department visited the Kittilä mine on March 17 to learn more about its operations and specific aspects of the expansion project, such as the shaft construction site. Through part of an extensive investment project, the facilities are due to gain [...]

Lapland Rescue Department holds Rescue at Height team exercise in Kittilä2019-03-22T12:16:51+02:00

Celebrating the Tenth Anniversary of Kittilä’s First Gold Pour

2019-01-29T13:40:11+02:00

Monday, January 14, marked the tenth anniversary of the first gold pour at our Kittilä mine. They celebrated this milestone with coffee and cake, in traditional style, at an event attended by some of Agnico Eagle’s management team members from Toronto. Over the past decade, the Kittilä mine has cast [...]

Celebrating the Tenth Anniversary of Kittilä’s First Gold Pour2019-01-29T13:40:11+02:00

Europe’s largest gold mine to invest €160 million in Kittilä

2018-02-15T08:30:21+02:00

Mining company Agnico Eagle Finland today announced an expansion investment at its Kittilä gold mine of approximately 160 million euros. A 1,044 metre deep shaft will be built in the mine. At the same time, the processing plant’s processing capacity will be raised from the current 1.6 million tonnes per [...]

Europe’s largest gold mine to invest €160 million in Kittilä2018-02-15T08:30:21+02:00

Managing Director Ingmar Haga starts a new chapter in life

2018-02-13T11:29:49+02:00

Ingmar Haga, the former managing director of Agnico Eagle Finland Oy and Vice-President, Europe of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, who officially retired at the end of 2017 was recently celebrated with two events in his honour. The first farewell party took place at the mine site sharing coffee and cake [...]

Managing Director Ingmar Haga starts a new chapter in life2018-02-13T11:29:49+02:00

Agnico Eagle takes the stage as main sponsor for FEM 2017

2017-11-22T07:56:42+02:00

Agnico Eagle Finland’s team recently attended the 11th Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining Conference, or FEM 2017. The conference, which ran from October 31st to November 2nd, is held every other year in Levi, Finland and this year brought together approximately 1,200 ore exploration and mining professionals from around the globe. [...]

Agnico Eagle takes the stage as main sponsor for FEM 20172017-11-22T07:56:42+02:00