Fort Knox pours its seven millionth ounce

Congratulations to Fort Knox for pouring its seven millionth ounce since beginning its operations 20 years ago.

“We celebrated our seven millionth ounce pour along with the many employees who have been with us since our very first pour in 1996. It is an honour to now have second generation employees joining us for the milestone,” said Eric HillVice-President and General Manager, Fort Knox.

From left to right: Christopher Card, Refinery Operator, Steve McKelvey, Ore Processing Manager, Warwick Morley-Jepson, Executive Vice-President and COO,  Eric Hill, Vice-President and General Manager, Hunter Propsom, Chief Metallurgist, Jim Oleson, Ore Processing Superintendent and Heath McCloskey, Metallurgist

The seven millionth ounce pour in action

It’s official! A stamped gold bar from the pour