Lapland Rescue Department holds Rescue at Height team exercise in Kittilä

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

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+03:00

Kittilä Mine Rescue Team Helps the Local Community

2019-01-28T08:32:16+03:00

On Thursday, January 17, the mine rescue team at our Kittilä mine received a request from the Regional Rescue Service of Lapland for assistance in fighting a house fire in a village located about 20 kilometers from the mine site. The team immediately sprung into action and were ready to [...]

Kittilä Mine Rescue Team Helps the Local Community2019-01-28T08:32:16+03:00

Protecting the Lapland buttercup

2018-09-13T14:04:48+03:00

The Lapland buttercup (Ranunculus lapponicus) is protected by the European Union’s Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) and Finland’s Nature Conservation Act (1996/1096). It is one of the northern plant species that Finland has a responsibility to monitor and protect. While it is commonly encountered throughout Lapland, the Lapland buttercup is considered rare [...]

Protecting the Lapland buttercup2018-09-13T14:04:48+03:00