Nordic Gold (TSX-V NOR) is a junior mining company owning a interest in the Laiva Gold Mine in Finland. Nordic is Europe's newest gold producer. Nordic is also engaged in the acquisition and exploration of prospective precious and base metal properties in Canada and stable jurisdictions around the world. The Company's objective is to ...
Finland is one of the best exploration targets in the world with geology similar to the leading gold producing areas. There are more than 200 known gold deposits and occurrences in Finland. The biggest known gold deposit (Kittilä Gold Mine) has more than 4.9 M oz of established reserves with more expected to be found.
The Kittila gold mine is located 900km to the north of Helsinki, Finland, at the Suurikuusikko gold deposit. It was constructed in 2006. Named after the community that resides nearby, the mine is one of the largest gold-producing mines in Europe.
Gold Mining in Finland is Booming. Finland has very quietly become a world-class gold-mining country. The Nordic nation jumped to the top spot in the Fraser Institute's 2017 ranking of investment attractiveness for mining jurisdictions, up from fifth place in 2016.
Notice Nordic Gold Oy (formely Nordic Mines Oy) started mining operations at the Laiva mine from 1 August 2018. Mining blasts will usually be carried out on weekdays from 12:00 to 14:00 and in exceptional circumstances at other times.
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Overview. In mid-2014 Aurion started a gold exploration initiative in the Central Lapland Greenstone Belt (CLGB) of Northern Finland. Aurion's initial acquisition was the purchase of the Kutuvuoma and Silasselka projects from Dragon Mining Oy (Dragon), (see press release dated May 26th, 2014).
Kittilä mine, also known as Suurikuusikko mine, is a gold mine in Kittilä, in the Lapland Province of Finland. The mine is owned and operated by Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited and is located 36 kilometres (22 mi) north-east of Kittilä.
The heart of our Agnico Eagle Finland operations is the Kittil ä mine, located in beautiful Lapland. Exploration Our exploration activities are carried our as part of Agnico Eagle's global exploration program.
Rupert is a Finland focussed exploration and development company that is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange in Canada. The Company owns the Pahtavaara gold mine, mill, and exploration permits and concessions located in the Central Lapland Greenstone Belt in Northern Finland.
In 2009 the NYSE/TSX near million-ounce per annum gold producer commissioned the high-grade Kittilä gold mine in Finland with production of 175,000 oz pa. from 4.8 million oz gold in reserves (33 million tonnes grading 4.5 g/t Au).
Agnico Eagle is a global leader in the gold mining business, with eight mines located in Canada, Finland and Mexico. Everywhere we operate, we strive to be an admired member of the community and to be recognized as both a good employer and a good neighbour.
Gold mining is the resource extraction of gold by mining. As of 2017, the world's largest gold producer was China with 429.4 tonnes. The second-largest producer, Australia, mined 289.0 tonnes in the same year, followed by Russia with 272.3 tonnes.
The Kittila mine in northern Finland is the largest primary gold producer in Europe, and hosts the company's largest mineral reserves. Kittila achieved commercial production on May 1, 2009, becoming Agnico Eagle's first mine to open outside of Canada.
Metals and Minerals Production Mining and mineral production. Finland has a long history of mining activity, and Finnish metallurgical technology and manufacturers of mining equipment are well known throughout the international mining community.
Finland was an unexplored country in terms of gold for much longer than many other European countries, but large gold discoveries in recent years have attracted significant interest to the country by large mining companies.
Tankavaara Gold Museum. The Gold Museum — probably the only museum that vividly traces the past and present history of Finnish and international gold prospecting — is in Tankavaara, a picture book gold mining town like out of the 19th century, with restaurants, year …