High Value Resource Assets and Advanced Manufacturing in Alberta, Canada
Ironstone Resources Ltd. focuses on identifying undeveloped resource assets, and enhancing their value through application of geoscience and engineering expertise to deliver value to its shareholders and partners. Its goal is to fulfill emerging industrial demand in western Canada for advanced high-strength steels (automotive, aerospace and infrastructure), electric metals (vanadium and lithium for use in energy storage batteries), and expandable clay aggregates, thus providing Ironstone a key competitive advantage in today's global marketplace. Implementing advanced and environmentally sustainable manufacturing operations, Ironstone's Clear Hills Project will bring thousands of direct and indirect jobs to northwest Alberta, helping to meet important economic diversification and job growth goals.
Ironstone follows a long-term and responsible approach to building its business by concentrating on the development of large, long-life poly-metallic deposits. The company has a 100% working interest in over 190,000 hectares of mineral properties in Alberta in various stages of development, and a placer gold property in Yukon.
Ironstone is in active development of its world-class Clear Hills Project in Alberta, Canada. The company's total compliant resources in the Clear Hills currently reported is:*
- 557.7 million tonnes indicated resource at 33.3% Fe and 0.20% vanadium pentoxide
- 94.6 million tonnes inferred resource at 34.1% Fe
*NI 43-101 compliant by SRK Consultants (Canada) Inc., 2012
The Alberta Advantage
The Clear Hills enjoys the many benefits of being located in the Province of Alberta in western Canada. The mine and value-added production plant is situated in the Peace Country of northwestern Alberta, a locus of energy, forestry and agriculture.
With a population based of more than 170,000 surrounding the Clear Hills, the region features well developed infrastructure including highways, major rail, airports, schools and vocational institutions, commercial businesses and government offices, and local energy production and pipelines.
With one of the strongest economies in Canada, welcoming and inclusive communities, world class health and educational facilities, and a wealth of recreational and cultural activities all year round, Alberta is truly a place of boundless opportunity and a great place to live, work and raise a family.
Laskey Creek, Yukon Placer Gold Asset
Ironstone holds a 100% working interest in 13 gold claims, located on Laskey Creek in the historic Klondike area within the Dawson Mining District on the west side of the prolific gold producing Gold Run Creek. A well developed network of maintained roads provide excellent access 75 kms from Dawson to the numerous placer mines located along Gold Run Creek.