Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

45 years & five divisions strong: Northern Strands is growing with Saskatchewan

BY PAUL SINKEWICZ Mining and construction — two of the heavyweights of the Saskatchewan economy — rely on largely unseen, critical systems to function properly. Northern Strands is a key supplier of those systems. Like the bones, sinew and muscle of a body, wire rope, fittings and riggings are the…

Riding the wave!

By Darrin Kruger The Saskatchewan Potash Council is an umbrella organization representing approximately 3,000 unionized potash workers from mines currently producing potash in the Saskatchewan potash mining industry.   The council’s membership includes members from the United Steelworkers, Unifor, and the Rocanville Potash Employees Association. Our guiding principle remains unchanged; to…

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…