Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Base metal bulls would be smart to keep an eye on Finland's government-controlled miner Terrafame

Life-cycle / End of li...

21 SEPTEMBER 2018
Agnico busy with new Kittilä shaft

Agnico busy with new Kittilä shaft

Beneath a herd of grazing reindeer Agnico Eagle is working on expanding the Kittilä gold mine

Development

11 SEPTEMBER 2018
Pöyry awarded Kevitsa assignment

Pöyry awarded Kevitsa assignment

Boliden Kevitsa Mining has awarded Pöyry an assignment for the production expansion of Boliden

Design / Build

10 SEPTEMBER 2018
ABB hoists to improve mining processes at Kittilä

ABB hoists to improve mining processes at Kittilä

The Kittilä gold mine in northern Finland has invested in ABB's production and personnel hoists

Transport

07 SEPTEMBER 2018
EU project working on the NEXT exploration innovations

EU project working on the NEXT exploration innovations

The NEXT project aims to develop new geomodels, exploration technologies and data analysis methods

Exploration

05 JULY 2018
Sandvik opens BEV research centre in Finland

Sandvik opens BEV research centre in Finland

New centre is devoted to the innovation and development of battery, hybrid and electrification tech

Innovation

15 JUNE 2018
UNEXMIN robot prototype shipped to Finland for Kaatiala pilot trial

UNEXMIN robot prototype shipped to Finland for Kaatiala pilot trial

The first UX-1 robot prototype has been shipped to Finland in time for the first UNEXMIN pilot trial...

Investment

30 MAY 2018
Automated trucks could keep the mine moving during its four hours of daily downtime

Agnico Eagle picks Pöyry

Europe's largest gold operation is undergoing €160 million (US$199 million) expansion

Design / Build

26 MARCH 2018
Kittilä mine gets OK for shaft to extend life

Kittilä mine gets OK for shaft to extend life

Gold miner Agnico Eagle confirmed news in latest financial results

Logistics

20 FEBRUARY 2018
Pöyry awarded Kemi contract

Pöyry awarded Kemi contract

Pöyry will do engineering, project and site services assignment for the Kemi mine expansion project

Design / Build

16 FEBRUARY 2018
Finnish partnership for Camborne

Finnish partnership for Camborne

The Camborne School of Mines and Geological Survey of Finland sign MoU

Sustainability

02 FEBRUARY 2018
Metso invests in faster assembly line

Metso invests in faster assembly line

Metso has commissioned a new, faster assembly line at its factory in Tampere, Finland

Comminution

30 JANUARY 2018