Jennmar Canada announces its new rock bolt manufacturing plant in Saskatoon, Sask. by December 2012

Jennmar™ is a multi-national, family owned company that’s leading the way in ground control technology for the mining, tunnelling, and civil industries. With 24 operations worldwide, Jennmar is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of ground-support products and related technologies. Within their product offerings are all commonly…

Carson Energy Services poised to perform in province’s next potash boom

Pipeline install. It’s no surprise that potash is a household word in Saskatchewan. First discovered here in 1943, it went into active exploration in 1951. Thanks to state-of-the-art mining methods, Canada is now the top producer of potash worldwide; Saskatchewan holding our country’s largest reserve. In fact, June 2012 saw…

Basalt piping keeps the potash flowing

By Joe Accetta, president of Abresist Kalenborn Corporation Basalt-lined tailings piping with customer-specified paint system. The processing of potash ore involves a variety of steps and stages designed to separate the fertilizer component from other materials such as sodium chloride and the stray minerals present in the ore body. This…