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

2019-08-06T15:33:38+03:00

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+03:00

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

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

2019-02-25T13:19:20+03:00

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+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

Managing Director Ingmar Haga starts a new chapter in life

2018-02-13T11:29:49+03:00

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+03:00

Jani Lösönen has been appointed Managing Director of Agnico Eagle Finland Oy

2017-06-06T12:15:08+03:00

Agnico Eagle Finland Oy’s current managing director, Ingmar Haga, will retire by the end of the year, and Lösönen has been appointed to serve as the company’s new managing director from 1 May 2017 onward. Lösönen, 40, worked previously as the managing director of Ekokem. He graduated from the Lappeenranta [...]

Jani Lösönen has been appointed Managing Director of Agnico Eagle Finland Oy2017-06-06T12:15:08+03:00