Kittilä’s river restoration project bringing local waterway back to life

2019-10-15T15:45:33+02:00

After years of dredging and neglect, a restoration project is set to improve the Parvajoki River – which runs through the village of Kittilä in Finland – and promote a thriving fish habitat. The project is being spearheaded by Agnico Eagle employees Ville Lahti, a buyer at the Kittila Mine, [...]

Kittilä’s river restoration project bringing local waterway back to life2019-10-15T15:45:33+02:00

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

2019-09-04T11:43:25+02:00

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+02:00

Joint open house event draws about 700 visitors to the Kittilä Sports Hall

2019-08-29T15:13:52+02:00

The open house event held jointly by the Kittilä mine, the municipality of Kittilä, and the Levi Travel Cluster on Saturday, August 24, attracted about 700 visitors. The event provided information and updates on our mine, the municipality, and Visit Levi and Levi Ski Resort at the Kittilä Sports Hall. [...]

Joint open house event draws about 700 visitors to the Kittilä Sports Hall2019-08-29T15:13:52+02:00

Kittilä mine’s energy conservation idea wins Agnico Eagle’s Michel Letourneau Award

2019-08-06T15:33:38+02:00

Congratulations to the team at Kittilä Mine’s Water Treatment Plant in Finland – winners of this year’s Michel Letourneau Award! The team’s winning initiative stemmed from an initial idea to treat process water more efficiently,  put forward by mill production engineer, Tomas Mälkiä. The team then came together to implement [...]

Kittilä mine’s energy conservation idea wins Agnico Eagle’s Michel Letourneau Award2019-08-06T15:33:38+02:00

Agnico Eagle Finland’s Kittilä mine receives Regional Developer in Lapland award

2019-02-25T13:19:20+02:00

Agnico Eagle’s Jani Lösönen, Vice-President, Europe and Managing Director, Agnico Eagle Finland Oy and Tommi Kankkunen, General Manager of the Kittilä mine accept the Regional Development in Lapland award presented by Markus Lohi, Chairman of the Board for the Regional Council of Lapland, Aki Nevalainen, Chairman of the Regional Council [...]

Agnico Eagle Finland’s Kittilä mine receives Regional Developer in Lapland award2019-02-25T13:19:20+02:00