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ECO 4

Limestone resources of Alberta

Seven areas in Alberta, close to transportation facilities, were studied to determine quality and reserves of high-calcium limestone.Three formational units in the foothills and mountain regions are of importance. Formerly a cement plant operated ... Show Abstract

Holter, M.E.  1976-01-01

ESR 1958-02

Industrial Minerals of Alberta

Industrial minerals form an integral part of an expanding industrial economy, and an adequate and accessible supply is essential for the full development of any region. Because of comparatively low value per unit weight or volume, evaluation of ... Show Abstract

Govett, G.J.S.  Byrne, P.J.S.  1958-01-01

OFR 1994-15

A Review of Alberta Limestone Production, Marketing, Distribution and Future Development Possibilities

Review the industry as it now stands by evaluating the currently producing sites in terms of geological, quality, and reserve parameters of the quarries; plant operations; types and quantities of products manufactured; and distribution and marketing ... Show Abstract

Holter, M.E  1994-02-01

OFR 1991-16

Study of Alberta Limestones for Potential Use as Paper Filler

Study of Alberta Limestones for Potential Use as Paper Filler Establishment of a fine-paper mill in Alberta requires a source of white mineral filler. The province lacks economic deposits of kaolin, the most common filler used, but has extensive ... Show Abstract

Hamilton, W.N.  1986-04-01

OFR 1990-11

An Evaluation of Alberta Limestones for Use as Paper Filler Materials

Limestone is found in Alberta along the entire length of the Foothills and Front Ranges trend of the western side of the province as well as within northeastern Alberta in the Fort McMurray area. None of the limestones tested from seven of the nine ... Show Abstract

Holter, M.E  1990-01-01

OFR 1989-14

Field Evaluation of Prospective Filler-Grade Limestones in Alberta

Field Evaluation of Prospective Filler-Grade Limestones in Alberta The Government of Alberta is encouraging the establishment of a fine-paper mill in the province, and one of the principal raw material requirements is a white mineral filler. The ... Show Abstract

Hamilton, W.N.  1987-05-01

OFR 1983-15

Index of Mineral Commodity Reports for Alberta

Abstract: This report has been compiled to provide a source of bibliographic information on the mineral commodities of Alberta.The Alberta Geological Survey maintains GEODIAL, a publicly available online, bibliographic database on geoscience reports on Alberta. This index has been drawn from that database. GEODIAL is continually being updated and this report will be recompiled as warranted.Commodities covered in this report are: Absorbents, Alum, Alumina, Barite, Bentonite, Clay and Shale, Coal, Copper, Coquina, Diatomite, Dimension Stone, Dolomite, Fly Ash, Formation Water, Gold, Gypsum, Iron, Lead Zinc, Lightweight Aggregate, Limestone, Magnetite, Marl, Mineral Rockwool, Peat Moss, Phosphate Rock, Potash, Salt, Sand and Gravel, Sandstone-Siltstone, Silica Sand, Silver, Sodium Sulphate, Sulphur, Talc, Uranium, Volcanic Ash. Place Keywords alberta canada 72e 72l 72m 73d 73e 73l 73m 74d 74e 74l 74m 82g 82h 82i 82j 82n 82o 82p 83a 83b 83c 83d 83e 83f 83g 83h 83i 83j 83k 83l 83m 83n 83o 83p 84a 84b 84c 84d 84e 84f 84g 84h 84i 84j 84k 84l 84m 84n 84o 84p Theme Keywords absorbants alum alumina barite bentonite clay coal commodity copper coquina diatomite dimension stone dolomite fly ash formation waters gold gypsum iron lead lightweight aggregate limestone magnetite marl mineral rockwool minerals peat moss phosphate rock

MacGillivray, J.R.  1983-01-01

OFR 1985-06

Limestone/Dolostone

Limestone/Dolostone The report outlines carbonate uses, locations of current producing quarries and production. Place Keywords 72e 72l 72m 73d 73e 73l 73m 74d 74e 74l 74m 82g 82h 82i 82j 82n 82o 82p 83a 83b 83c 83d 83e 83f 83g 83h 83i 83j 83k 83l ... Show Abstract

Godfrey, J.D.  1985-01-01

DIG 2003-0014

Alberta industrial mineral deposits and occurrences (GIS data, point features)

Alberta industrial mineral deposits and occurrences (GIS data, point features) The AMDO (Alberta Mineral Deposits and Occurrences) application was created by the Minerals and Coal Geoscience Section of the Alberta Geological Survey as a database ... Show Abstract

Price, M.  Hamilton, W.N.  Fildes, B.J.  2010-07-29