Management appointments at Keliber
Keliber’s lithium project is progressing towards construction and as part of the operational readiness preparations, Keliber has announced the appointment of the following management positions:
- Construction Manager - Kai Helkiö
- Chief Operating Officer - Manu Myllymäki
- Safety Manager - Sirpa Olaussen
- Chemical Plant Manager - Sami Heikkinen
For further information, reference is made to Keliber’s full announcement available at https://www.keliber.fi/en/investors/news-releases-and-publications/F4E346D60B3F9E26/.
Nordic Mining holds 18.5% of the shares in Keliber Oy.
Oslo, 15 August 2019
Nordic Mining ASA
Nordic Mining ASA (www.nordicmining.com)
Nordic Mining ASA (“Nordic Mining” or the “Company”) is a resource company with focus on high-end industrial minerals and metals. The Company’s project portfolio is of high international standard and holds significant economic potential. The Company’s assets are in the Nordic region.
Nordic Mining is undertaking a large-scale project development at Engebø on the west coast of Norway where the Company has rights and permits to a substantial eclogite deposit with rutile and garnet. Nordic Mining also holds 18.5% of the shares in Keliber Oy, which is developing a lithium project in Finland to become the first European producer of battery grade lithium hydroxide.
In addition, Nordic Mining holds interests in other initiatives at various stages of development. This includes patented rights for a new technology for production of alumina which are jointly owned with the Institute for Energy Technology. The Group has also taken initiatives related to seabed mineral exploration in Norway and participates in the MarMine research project. Further, the Group is investigating a high-quality quartz deposit in Kvinnherad in western Norway and holds exploration rights for nickel and PGE in a prospective geologic province in Reinfjord in northern Norway.
Nordic Mining is listed on Oslo Axess with ticker symbol “NOM”.