News from the mine

News from the mine

November

2018

Major accident drill brought rescue operations units, parademics and police to Terrafame

5.11.2018

On Thursday 1 November 2018, together with paramedics and the police, the Kainuu Rescue Authority organised a major accident drill in Terrafame’s plant site. The drill began with an imagined accident in which a fire, caused by a molten sulphur leak, had b...

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October

2018

Terrafame orders crystallisation technology for battery chemicals plant from JordProxa

29.10.2018

Multi-metal company Terrafame and JordProxa have signed a contract for crystallisation technology for a new plant, which will produce battery chemicals for the manufacture of electric vehicle batteries. The contract includes the planning of the crystallis...

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Terrafame and Outotec agree on supply of pressure leaching technology for battery chemicals plant

25.10.2018

Multi-metal company Terrafame has signed a contract with Outotec for the supply of pressure leaching technology for the battery chemicals plant planned for Sotkamo, Finland. The contract includes the planning of the leaching technology area, the supply of...

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Terrafame selects Sweco as detail engineering designer of its battery chemicals plant

25.10.2018

The multi-metal company Terrafame has signed a contract with Sweco for the detail engineering design of a battery chemicals plant. Terrafame's own project organisation is leading the project as a whole and is in charge of selecting technology suppliers an...

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March

2018

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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August

2017

Terrafame to cheer Sotkamon Jymy in a charity game on 20 August

8.8.2017

Terrafame will host the first quarter-final game of Sotkamon Jymy on 20 August 2017 at 3 p.m. Sotkamon Jymy plays in men’s top division of the Finnish native sport ‘pesäpallo’ (Finnish baseball). The home game at the Hiukka pesäpallo stadium will be a cha...

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