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In the media: A Research Mine rescues mining operations in Pajala

Published: 2 September 2016

The Kaunisvaara Mine will become a research mine for the industry. Luleå Technical University and Pajala Municipality are workning on this idea according to Haparanda Newspaper.

"It secures the plant until ore prices are rising and the mine can be opened again, which takes place sooner or later", says Professor Pär Weihed at Luleå University, who is the initiator of the project.

Pär Weihed

Weihed, Pär - Professor, Pro Vice-Chancellor

Organisation: Ore Geology, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 493987