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K+S Potash Canada ready to serve North American market as new domestic rail cars are delivered

K+S Potash Canada (KSPC) is pleased to accept their first domestic rail cars built by National Steel Car (NSC) in Hamilton, Ontario, the same manufacturer that produced the company’s international fleet last fall. KSPC will take delivery of 200 cars beginning in August, and more cars will be added over…

Bethune mine produces first tonnes of potash

Earlier than expected, K+S has produced the first tonnes of marketable potash in its new Bethune potash mine in Saskatchewan at the beginning of June. “This is a great day for our company,” says Dr. Burkhard Lohr, chairman of the board of executive directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft. “With Bethune, the most modern…

Legacy custom-designed fertilizer storage facility capitalizes on flexibility

When IEI Barge Services needed to expand the bulk storage capacity of its East Dubuque, Illinois facility in a location with challenging soil conditions, and where traditional building materials were expensive and impractical, they turned to Legacy Building Solutions for a lightweight fabric structure that would keep potash and other…