Galantas Gold on brink of opening Northern Ireland mine – MINING.COM –

The Omagh gold project, located about 1.5 hours’ drive west of Belfast, in Northern Ireland. (Image courtesy of Galantas Gold.)

Galantas Gold (TSX, LON: GAL) is fine-tunning details to begin operations at its Omagh mine in Northern Ireland, with commercial production to start at the end of the current quarter.

The Canada-headquartered junior expects to produce 9,000 ounces of gold in concentrate at an average head grade of 5.5 grams per tonne (g/t) at an all-in sustaining cost (AISC) of $1,150 per ounce this year.