Category Archives: Industry News

Upon Closure of the Merger Transaction, Agrium and PotashCorp will become Nutrien

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp)  and Agrium Inc. announced June 21, 2017 that once the anticipated merger transaction closes, the new company will be named Nutrien. The new organization will be the global leader in reliable, low-cost crop nutrient production, combined with the largest agricultural retail-distribution network in the…

49th Annual Emergency Response/Mine Rescue Skills Competition . . . A Test with Great Success!

Early June 2017 saw teams of dedicated and highly trained emergency response/mine rescue personnel from 15 mine sites around the province test their skills at the 49th Annual Emergency Response/Mine Rescue Skills Competition held at Prairieland Park on Saturday June 3, 2017. For the fourth straight year, PotashCorp Patience Lake…

K+S Potash Canada ready to serve North American market as new domestic rail cars are delivered

K+S Potash Canada (KSPC) is pleased to accept their first domestic rail cars built by National Steel Car (NSC) in Hamilton, Ontario, the same manufacturer that produced the company’s international fleet last fall. KSPC will take delivery of 200 cars beginning in August, and more cars will be added over…