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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…

Mosaic idles Colonsay mine; lays off 330 workers

The Mosaic Company announced yesterday that it will idle its Colonsay, Saskatchewan potash mine for the remainder of 2016 and halt current turnaround activities. As a result of this, the company has temporarily laid off 330 employees. Mosaic says that the move is intended to allow the company to meet…

The Mosaic Company Announces $1.7 Billion CAD Investment into Saskatchewan Potash Project

The Mosaic Company announced in early March 2015 that it will invest an additional $1.7 billion CAD into further developing its K3 potash mine project at Esterhazy, SK. A recently approved change in the scope of the project includes plans to accelerate the production ramp-up of the mine, a decision which…