Finding innovative solutions for the mining industry

PM&P president Murray Popplewell. Saskatoon-based Prairie Machine and Parts Mfg. (PM&P) is a world leader in the manufacture of mining equipment. No other firm manufactures a complete mining system.  Their line of equipment includes borer-style mining machines, a state-of-the-art Flexiveyor™ continuous haulage system, belt storage, and extensible conveyor deployment systems,…

Land services for the potash industry: Scott Land and Lease Ltd.

Scott Land & Lease Ltd. (Scott Land) is the largest and most experienced land company in Saskatchewan and the largest land buyer in Western Canada.  With full-service offices in Lloydminster and Regina for over 20 years and a team of 37 experienced, local professionals comprised of land agents, administrators, and…

Partnering for prosperity: aboriginal peoples in the potash sector

By Nathan Elliott Mining is the backbone of the Saskatchewan economy. The sector stimulates economic growth, job creation, and spin-off activity in urban centres, in rural areas and, more recently, in aboriginal communities across the province. Several of these aboriginal communities are capitalizing on the continuing strength of the mining…