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…

Western Potash Recieves Environmental Assessment Approval for the Milestone Phase I Project

Western Resources Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Western Potash Corp. has received Environmental Assessment Approval from Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (‘the Ministry”) for the Milestone Phase I Project (“the Phase l Project”, previously the “Pilot Project”). As reported in its 21/12/2016 news release, Western Potash…