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ECO 7

The ceramic potential of Alberta clays and shales

Many geographical areas and geological formations were missed when the ceramic suitability of materials was studied early this century. Geological formations that are useful for the production of structural clay products or pottery are Pleistocene ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  1982-01-01

ESN 1980-A

Potential industrial clays of Alberta : a preliminary assessment, Part II

From the same area, samples of Kaskapau Formation dry well, firing range is moderate to long, and the milk chocolate brown colour could be acceptable in "earth colour" pottery or structural clay products. A sample from the Bearpaw Formation in the ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  1980-01-01

ESN 1977-A

Stoneware and low duty refractory clays associated with the Athabasca Oil Sands

Open-pit mining of the Athabasca Oil Sands in the Fort McMurray area removes most of the overburden from basal McMurray Formation clays which have potential for use as stoneware and low heat duty refractories. Thorough evaluation of these basal ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  1977-01-01

ESN 1978-A

Potential industrial clays of Alberta : a preliminary assessment, Part I

Potential industrial clays of Alberta : a preliminary assessment, Part I Clays from the Luscar Formation show the most potential as they work well, extrude well, and dry well in addition to firing to an appealing dark chocolate colour at the end of ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  1978-01-01

MAP 391

Aggregate Resources Horse River (NTS 74D/4)

Aggregate Resources Horse River (NTS 74D/4) The character of the material (ratio of sand to gravel and amount of fines) in the deposit is described and its attributes may be shown, such as the geological process that formed each deposit and deposit ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  Boisvert, D.R.  2009-07-29

MAP 392

Aggregate Resources of Hangingstone River (NTS 74D/5)

The character of the material (ratio of sand to gravel and amount of fines) in the deposit is described and its attributes may be shown, such as the geological process that formed each deposit and deposit thickness. [...]this map displays the ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  Boisvert, D.R.  2009-08-31

MAP 393

Aggregate Resources Fort McMurray (NTS 74D/11)

Aggregate Resources Fort McMurray (NTS 74D/11) The character of the material (ratio of sand to gravel and amount of fines) in the deposit is described and its attributes may be shown, such as the geological process that formed each deposit and ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  Boisvert, D.R.  2009-07-29

MAP 390

Sand and Gravel Resources of the Waterways Area (NTS 74D)

Sand and Gravel Resources of the Waterways Area (NTS 74D) The character of the material (ratio of sand to gravel and amount of fines) in the deposit is described and its attributes may be shown, such as the geological process that formed each ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  2009-07-29

MAP 424

Aggregate Resources Wood Creek (NS 74D/14)

The character of the material (ratio of sand to gravel and amount of fines) in the deposit is described and its attributes may be shown, such as the geological process that formed each deposit and deposit thickness. [...]this map displays the ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  Boisvert, D.R.  2009-07-29

OFR 1988-16

Sand and Gravel Resources of the Fort McMurray Area

The program consisted of compiling existing information, air photo interpretation, field investigation of sites and laboratory analyses. [...]selected sites, identified as prospects in a previous air photo study, were evaluated. The major sand and ... Show Abstract

Scafe, D.W.  Edwards, W.A.D.  Boisvert, D.R.  1988-01-01