Canadian Mining Journal


Coalspur Mines Limited


  • Feature

    Prospects and projects

    August 1, 2015 by Russell Noble

    For most companies working claims across Canada, the chances of moving from exploration into production are slim and more likely none, thanks to investors cocooning into a wait and see position.

  • News

    COMMENT: Back to work

    June 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Having taken a couple weeks off to move, I am slowly getting settled into the new place. For any readers who might wish to contact me, I am now at 1128A Klondike Road, Kanata, ON K2K 0H2, and the phone number is 613-270-0213. The email address…

  • News

    COAL: Coalspur and CN sign transport deal

    March 27, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – Coalspur Mines of Calgary and CN have signed an agreement for the transportation of thermal coal from Coalspur’s Vista project near Hinton to Ridley Terminals on the Pacific coast. The agreement is for seven years beginning on…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Canada Lithium, Coalspur, Exeter, Goldcorp, and Mahdia Gold

    February 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As the Quebec Lithium mine and mill owned by Canada Lithium Corp. of Toronto nears commercial production, the company has made changes to its executive. Peter Secker will retain the title of CEO and add the duties of deputy chairman to his…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Cancana, Coalspur, Darnley Bay, and Woulfe Mining

    February 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Andrew Male is now president of Cancana Resources Corp. in Victoria, BC, as well as the company’s CEO.

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Century Iron, Cline Mining, Coalspur, Corvus, and Harvest Gold

    May 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based Century Iron Mines has named Ghislain Arel, formerly of Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines, to its mine development team. He will spearhead efforts to bring a direct shipping ore deposit into production in the Labrador Trough.

  • News

    Positive trends for Canadian coal

    May 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As president of the Coal Association of Canada (CAC) and representing the broad spectrum of companies engaged in the exploration, development and transportation of coal, Ann Marie Hann has a unique window on the trends occurring in…

  • News

    COAL DEVELOPMENT: Detailed design engineering begins on Vista project

    March 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – Coalspur Mines Ltd of Calgary has awarded the detailed design engineering contract on its Vista coal mine to CWA Engineering. CWA will handle all the EPCM duties as well as supervising subcontractors.

  • News

    COAL STUDY: Vista to be largest export thermal coal mine in North America

    January 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – The bankable feasibility study for what will be North America’s largest export thermal coal mine, the Vista project owned by Coalspur Mines of Calgary, suggests a yearly capacity of 11.2 million tonnes. The deposit is located 8 km…

  • News

    COAL EXPLORATION: Coalspur signs deal with CN for transport to west coast

    November 10, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ALBERTA – Coalspur Mines of Perth, Australia, has been quietly advancing the Vista coal project near Hinton. Now that it has reached the advanced exploration stage, Coalspur has signed a memorandum of understanding with Canadian National…