Tag Archives: potash

Long-lasting solution for potash storage and distribution

Potash is notoriously difficult to store. It clumps when wet. It is highly corrosive. And, like most bulk material, it requires a wide-open space to store cost effectively. By combining architectural fabric with a rigid steel frame, Legacy Building Solutions has created fertilizer storage buildings that last longer in highly…

The Mosaic Company ready for the next 50

The new K3 project hit potash in Esterhazy earlier this year, marking a significant milestone for the company and province Mosaic president and CEO, Joc O’Rourke says the company’s ‘win and grow’ strategy is on display 3,350 feet below the surface in Esterhazy at its new K3 mine. On February…

A different mine for a diverse workforce: BHP’s Jansen Potash Project is creating exciting roles for diverse backgrounds

Over the past few years, BHP has been progressing the Jansen Potash Project approximately 140 kilometres east of Saskatoon. Jansen is planned to be the first conventional greenfield potash mine in Saskatchewan for some decades, and this presents the rare competitive advantage of incorporating new technology to build the safest…