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CanNorth collaborates in conservation project for a greenfield mine in southern Saskatchewan

Canada North Environmental Services Limited Partnership (CanNorth) has been providing environmental services to K+S Potash Canada GP (KSPC) at the Bethune mine (formerly the Legacy Potash Project) since 2012. The scope of services provided by CanNorth has included environmental monitoring, wildlife inventories and assessments, development of site-specific mitigation measures and…

K+S Potash Canada’s first ship is on its way to customers

On October 24, the first ship carrying product from K+S Potash Canada’s (KSPC) Bethune mine left its potash handling and storage facility at Pacific Coast Terminals (PCT) in Port Moody, B.C.. The ship was loaded with 30,000 tonnes of potash and will supply customers in Asia. “With the launch of…

First unit train arrives at KSPC’s potash handling and storage facility

On September 27, 2017, the first large rail transport with a total of 122 rail cars from the Bethune mine in Saskatchewan arrived at K+S Potash Canada’s (KSPC) potash handling and storage facility in Port Moody, B.C. The almost two-kilometre-long unit train was loaded with about 13,000 tonnes of MOP…