News from the mine

News from the mine

May

2018

Terrafame Group’s mission and name to change

18.5.2018

The Ministerial Committee on Economic Policy of the Finnish Government has decided to endorse the reorganising of the State’s mining industry holdings into a new holdings and development company. This will advance the development of Finland’s battery and ...

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Terrafame’s net sales continued to grow – EBITDA of first quarter totalled EUR 9.8 million

2.5.2018

Key figures in January−March 2018 (Q1 2017 reference period in parentheses) 6,421 tonnes of nickel (4,787) and 15,008 tonnes of zinc (9,791) were produced. Net sales totalled EUR 85.7 million (41.3). EBITDA was EUR 9.8 million (-18.4). EBITDA...

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Annual Report 2017 has been published

2.5.2018

Terrafame Ltd has today published its Annual Report 2017 in both English and Finnish. The online report includes the management reviews as well as sections covering business activity, responsibility and corporate management. Also the financial statements ...

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April

2018

Publication of first quarter 2018 interim report on 2 May 2018

19.4.2018

Terrafame Ltd will publish its first quarter interim report on Wednesday, 2 May 2018 at about 1pm EET on the company’s website. The press conference for media will be held in Sotkamo, Finland. Invitation to the media will be sent in the previous week. ...

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EIA procedure begins for battery grade chemicals – New approach to public hearings

16.4.2018

Opinions and comments to the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) programme on Terrafame's production of battery grade chemicals can be submitted until 17 May 2018 to the Kainuu Centre of Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY Centre). ...

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March

2018

Battery chemicals plant progresses to Environmental Impact Assessment

20.3.2018

Terrafame is beginning preparations for the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the battery chemicals plant it is planning to establish. Before the EIA procedure, a preliminary consultation will be organised between the key authorities and Terrafame....

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Toni Kohonen to be Terrafame’s sponsored player

15.3.2018

Sotkamon Jymy, playing pesäpallo, the Finnish variety of baseball, in Finland’s top league, has chosen pitcher Toni Kohonen as Terrafame’s sponsored player for 2018–2019. He is one of the most successful pesäpallo players of all time in Finland. Being ...

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February

2018

Kokkola, Kannus and Kaustinen visited Terrafame during their field trip

16.2.2018

The municipal boards and administrative personnel from Kokkola, Kannus and Kaustinen visited Terrafame during their field trip to Kainuu. The guests were told about recent developments at Terrafame, the popularisation of electric cars and the possibilitie...

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January

2018

Terrafame’s net sales more than doubled in 2017 – EBITDA positive

24.1.2018

Key figures in January−December 2017 (2016 reference period in parentheses) 46,200 tonnes of nickel (37,042) and 91,827 tonnes of zinc (70,299) were stacked on the primary heap. 20,864 tonnes of nickel (9,554) and 47,205 tonnes of zinc (22,575) w...

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Ministry extends the consultation period for uranium recovery

18.1.2018

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment has announced that it will hold two new public hearing meetings on Terrafame's uranium recovery plans. At the same time, the Ministry will extend the hearing period for the company's licence application so t...

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Publication of fourth quarter 2017 interim report on 24 January

16.1.2018

Terrafame Ltd. will publish its fourth quarter interim report on Wednesday, 24 January at about 10 am EET on the company’s website. The press conference for media will be held in Helsinki. Invitation to the media will be sent in the week of publication. ...

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Terrafame joins domestic water supply network

12.1.2018

Terrafame has joined the water supply network and is now obtaining domestic water from the local Jormasjoki water cooperative (Jormasjoen vesiosuuskunta). Water from the water supply network will be used only for domestic purposes such as cooking, drinkin...

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Terrafame Group to launch two new EU-funded research projects

9.1.2018

The budget of the international research projects totals EUR 17 million Approximately EUR 5 million of EU research funding granted to Finnish companies The research projects continue the work of the ending Ariel project to develop the production proce...

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December

2017

Operating permit to research extraction process granted by Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority

18.12.2017

The Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) has granted Terrafame a permit for a laboratory trial to research the extraction process of recovering uranium. The same research will also cover the recovery of rare earth elements. Terrafame is p...

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November

2017

Road authority have started plan for Road 8714

30.11.2017

The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for North Ostrobothnia, which is the region’s authority on roads, is preparing a road plan for the closing of the section of Road 8714 between Lahnasjärvi and Road 870. The preparation of ...

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