Technical Review Meeting on Milestone Pilot’s Horizontal Selective Mining Method Held in Beijing

Western Potash Corp. president, Bill Xue, presenting at the meeting on January 19, 2017.

Western Potash Corp. is pleased to announce that the company organized a technical review meeting in Beijing on January 19th, 2017, with a focus on the applied horizontal selective mining method to be used at its Milestone Pilot Project. The Milestone Pilot Project’s full detailed engineering was completed by AMEC…

Western Potash receives final engineering report on Milestone Pilot Plant Project


Western Potash Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Milestone Potash Corp. (“MPC”) has received the final engineering report on the proposed Milestone Pilot Plant Project (“the Pilot Project”). The report was compiled by Amec Foster Wheeler who was responsible for all site surface facilities, Agapito Associates…

Innovation at BHP Billiton’s Jansen Project

Workers in the production shaft at BHP Billiton’s Jansen Project, control the installation of steel tubbing by the Herrenknecht Shaft Boring Roadheader.

Building the first conventional greenfield potash mine in Saskatchewan for some decades presents a rare opportunity for innovation that BHP Billiton is grasping with both hands as it builds what the company believes will be the safest and most technologically advanced potash mine in the province. As the company continues…