Canadian Mining Journal


St Andrew Goldfields Ltd


  • News

    It’s great time to be a gold miner

    August 11, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The summer of 2011 is a wonderful time to be a gold miner. The price burst above US$1,800 an ounce on Aug 10, but has since fallen back a bit. Don’t worry. It will rise again given the background of global economic uncertainty.

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    SAFETY ALWAYS: SAS reaches 1-M hours without lost time accident

    May 18, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – St Andrew Goldfields (SAS) of Toronto has reached a major safety milestone. Its employees at the East Timmins operations have worked 1.0 million personhours without a lost time accident.

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    GOLD MINING: Holt mine reaches commercial production

    April 13, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based St Andrew Goldfields (SAS) has declared commercial production at its Holt gold mine near Timmins. The property has been in operation for 90 days and the mill is achieving a throughput of 450 to 500 t/d.

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Zones expanding at Holloway mine

    February 10, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – St Andrew Goldfields (SAS) of Toronto is pleased with the recent drilling results from its Holloway gold mine near Matheson. Not only have promising results been obtained from the Blacktop zone east of current mining activities, but…

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    GOLD MINING: Operations resume at Holt mine

    December 9, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Operations resumed Dec. 8 at St Andrew Goldfields’ Holt gold mine near Timmins following repairs to the shaft. A “significant” shaft incident occurred on Nov. 26 while a piece of equipment was being lowered. Shaft timbers were damaged…

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    CAPITAL SPENDING: OMA outlines plans worth $8.5-B in Ontario

    December 9, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    New mines and mine expansions are reinforcing the mineral sector’s role in the foundation of Ontario’s economy. Ontario’s economy is going through the pains of transformation as it moves from a manufacturing base to a service and knowledge…

  • PERSPECTIVE: Are investors ready to tighten their belts?

    July 18, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    I have been looking over the list of mining financings closed during the month of July and found roughly $250 …

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    GOLD RESOURCES: St Andrew planning underground development at Smoke Deep

    June 30, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Encouraging numbers have Toronto-based St Andrew Goldfields planning underground development of the …

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Deep drilling at Holloway returns promising grades

    February 10, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Drilling of the Smoke Deep zone at the Holloway gold mine near Timmins is returning half-ounce and b…

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    CANADIAN MINING PERSPECTIVE: Good time to mine gold

    January 13, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    High gold prices have made the past year profitable for most of the world’s gold miners. Now that the year-end…

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: St Andrew okays Hislop project

    November 18, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO — St Andrew Goldfields of Toronto has made a positive production decision for its Hislop gold pr…

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    GOLD MINING: Production resumes at Holloway mine

    November 8, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO — Production has restarted production at the Holloway gold mine of Toronto’s St Andrew Goldfield…