Canadian Mining Journal


Canada Fluorspar Inc


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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies embeds simulators, staff at Canada Fluorspar

    January 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Immersive Technologies has mobilized a managed training solution which includes advanced equipment simulators and embedded staff at Canada Fluorspar near the town of St. Lawrence. Immersive Technologies’ embedded training staff have already aided the recruitment and assessment of

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    FLUORSPAR: CFI bought up by US investment firm

    May 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – The Ontario Superior Court has given its blessing to the sale of Canada Fluorspar Inc. (CFI) of St. John’s to Golden Gate Capital of San Francisco. CFI is redeveloping the former fluorspar mines in St. Lawrence, NL.

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    FLUORSPAR: New resources include Director and AGS veins

    December 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar of St. John’s has calculated new resource numbers for the AGS and Director veins at its St. Lawrence property in the town of the same name.

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    FLUORSPAR: CFI drills five zones in single hole, including 39.9% CaF2 over 9.42 metres

    November 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – It was the best of holes, says Canada Fluorspar (CFI) of St. John’s. Hole GS-13-42 drilled in the AGS vein (formerly Grebes Nest) cored five separate intersections down dip. Assays from the hole (top to bottom) include…

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    INDUSTRIAL MINERALS: CFI finds new, high grade fluorspar vein

    August 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar Inc. (CFI) said three holes drilled on its Grebes Nest property have extended the strike of the vein system more than 1.3 km. Hole 13-21 returned an average grade of 71.39% CaF2 over 17.01 metres. Hole…

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    FLUORSPAR: New PFS completed for St. Lawrence project

    January 30, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar Inc. (CFI) of Toronto has completed a preliminary feasibility study for reopening its St. Lawrence fluorspar mine on the Burin Peninsula. The project is a joint ventures of CFI (50%) and French chemical…

  • Feature

    Toughing It Out

    December 1, 2011 by D'Arcy Jenish

    The year was 1639. To the average European, most of North America was terra incognita-lands unexplored and unknown-but French colonists living near present day Saint John, N.B. had already found coal deposits and sent the continent’s first…

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    MINE DEVELOPMENT: $17-M cheque greets Canada Fluorspar

    August 11, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar of Toronto held the ceremony marking the start of redevelopment of its St. Lawrence mine in the town of the same name today. The project carries a pre-production price tag nearly $98 million to restart the mine…

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    FLUORSPAR DEVELOPMENT: Agreement injects $83.5-M into St Lawrence reopening

    June 15, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar (CFI) of Toronto and Arkema of Paris have signed an agreement that will inject $83.5 million into the reopening of CFI’s St. Lawrence mine.

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    FLUORSPAR STUDY: Positive PFS for St. Lawrence project

    May 11, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canada Fluorspar of Toronto has received a positive preliminary feasibility study and 43-101 report for its St. Lawrence fluorspar project on the southern tip of the Burin Peninsula. The company is reopening the underground mine,…

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    FLUORSPAR DEVELOPMENT: Canada Fluorspar raises $40-M to reopen St. Lawrence mine

    November 9, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Canada Fluorspar is raising $40 million by way of a private placement with Dundee…

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    ENVIRONMENTAL FILING: St. Lawrence fluorspar mine to reopen

    November 15, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND — Canada Fluorspar of Toronto has filed the environmental assessment (EA) report on the pro…