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Why waste good pipe?

By D. E. Russell, PICA Corp. Pipelines are routinely replaced well before their design life has been expended. The CAPEX for a new pipeline often runs into the millions of dollars, and yet at least half of this CAPEX can be deferred for many years if non-destructive inspection (NDT) techniques…

Western Potash Corp. secures strategic pipeline right-of-way for its process water

Western Potash Corp. has successfully negotiated the purchase of an 11-kilometre pipeline right-of-way that runs from the City of Regina Waste Water Treatment Plant (“RWWTP”) to the TransGas natural gas storage caverns, located less than 30 kilometres from the Milestone Potash Project site. Acquiring this right-of-way was important because of the…