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…

Bethune mine produces first tonnes of potash

Earlier than expected, K+S has produced the first tonnes of marketable potash in its new Bethune potash mine in Saskatchewan at the beginning of June. “This is a great day for our company,” says Dr. Burkhard Lohr, chairman of the board of executive directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft. “With Bethune, the most modern…

Northern Strands: Exceeding expectations for over 45 years

By Tonya Lambert For over 45 years, Northern Strands in Saskatoon has been helping mining and construction companies to grow their businesses, safely and efficiently. Northern Strands’ company motto is ‘exceed their expectations’ and they are constantly developing new ways to do just that.  This past year alone, they have…