Galantas Gold Corporation is a public company, dual listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, located in Toronto and London's AIM market.
Galantas owns and recently operated a producing open pit gold mine near Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The mine also produces by-product silver and lead. A metals concentrate is produced by safe, non-toxic processing and sold under contract to Xstrata Corporation. The mine has now received planning permits to continue to mine underground and underground development is now underway (announced 13 March 2017). The mine has completed part of a drilling exploration program with a significant increase in resources discovered and intends to continue that program.
Situated within a 435 square kilometre license area, the Omagh project lies approximately 1.5 hours drive west of Belfast, in Northern Ireland. It is situated to the west of Omagh, which is the main administrative centre of Tyrone. Following up exploration success, the project has recently expanded its area under licence to 766.5 sq.kms.