Canadian Mining Journal


Cap-Ex Iron Ore Ltd


  • News

    INFRASTRUCTURE: Quebec Liberals promise $20M rail study under revived Plan Nord

    June 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Fresh off last month’s election win, Quebec’s new Liberal government has boosted its commitment to Plan Nord. Once again the province is throwing its weight behind plans that recognize now vital natural resources development is to the…

  • News

    IRON ORE: Cap-Ex’s Block 103 hosts 7.8B tonnes at 29% Fe

    June 27, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Vancouver’s Cap-Ex Iron Ore is looking into the Block 103 iron ore property in western Labrador and undoubtedly seeing it as a potentially important pellet producer. The recent preliminary economic assessment put the inferred…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Beaufield, Cap-Ex Iron Ore, Guyana Goldfields, Skyharbour, Stellar AfricaGold, and Superior Copper

    June 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Beaufield Resources of Montreal has named Jens E. Hansen its new president and CEO. He had held those posts in the interim since March 2013. Hansen is also president of Geotest with whom Beaufield has entered into a formal consulting agreement.

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    TRANSPORTATION: CN suspends study for rail line to Quebec/Labrador iron ore

    February 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – CN has suspended work on the feasibility study for a proposed rail line to new iron ore producers in Quebec and Labrador. The company says that looming slowdowns in mine development timing and the lack of participation by all…

  • News

    Miners endorse CN Rail plan for Labrador Trough

    August 13, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — In the grand scheme of things Canada isn’t known as a great power in the iron ore business, but a group of forward-thinking mining companies have come together with the Canadian National Railway to explore the…

  • News

    Labrador’s iron ore goes global

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The world-class Labrador Trough iron mining district has long been a bastion of stability in the often uncertain world of mining.

  • Feature

    The “Trough”

    April 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The world-class Labrador Trough iron mining district has long been a bastion of stability in the often uncertain world of mining.

  • Feature

    Booming Business

    September 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The metal-rich Labrador Trough is a world-class iron ore mining district in eastern Canada, that has been producing continuously since 1954. This belt of Proterozoic iron formation spans the entire width of western Labrador and extends into…