Tag Archives: Canada

Nexans to power the world’s largest potash mine

Nexans secures an eight-year contract to provide power cable and support services for the Mosaic K3 potash mine in Canada. As the global population continues to grow, potash, one of the key ingredients in agricultural fertilizer, will play an increasingly important role in the world’s future. To meet the growing…

Saskatchewan potash industry prepared for growth in 2017

By Kylie Williams Saskatchewan produced a record 18.2 million tonnes of potassium chloride in 2015, with a value of $6.1 billion dollars. As the world’s largest potash producer, the province is hopeful that the low potash prices of recent years, due to over-supply and lower-than-expected demand, have reached their lowest…

Canpotex announces Ken Seitz as next president and CEO

Canpotex Limited announced on July 31, 2015 that the Board of Directors has appointed Ken Seitz as president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective November 1, 2015. After 32 years of dedicated service, Steve Dechka will retire as president and CEO at the end of the year. “We’re very pleased…