Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

Canpotex announces Ken Seitz as next president and CEO

Canpotex Limited announced on July 31, 2015 that the Board of Directors has appointed Ken Seitz as president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective November 1, 2015. After 32 years of dedicated service, Steve Dechka will retire as president and CEO at the end of the year. “We’re very pleased…

QEMSCAN®: Specialized method of analyzing potash

By Dr. Lucy Hunt, PhD Potash mining is an important contributor to the economic strength of Saskatchewan. Understanding the nature of potash resources is vital for optimizing its extraction and recovery in order to maximize the benefit from this non-renewable resource. The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) is at the forefront…

PotashCorp mine rescue teams win in weekend provincial competition

PotashCorp joined with the province’s other major mining companies in Regina on May 30, 2015 to make the latest Saskatchewan Emergency Response/Mine Rescue Skills Competition a success. The event features teams from mining operations across the province competing in a variety of events that measure their skills in dealing with…