Tag Archives: potash

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…

Western Potash receives final engineering report on Milestone Pilot Plant Project

Western Potash Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Milestone Potash Corp. (“MPC”) has received the final engineering report on the proposed Milestone Pilot Plant Project (“the Pilot Project”). The report was compiled by Amec Foster Wheeler who was responsible for all site surface facilities, Agapito Associates…