KPCL-Lanigan A&B Feature

Project:

PotashCorp Lanigan Potash Mine Dyke Raise Cells A & B

Location: Lanigan, Saskatchewan
Description: Raising existing tailings pond dykes by 5 meters and installation of two concrete decant structures. Total fill placement of approximately 1.9 million cubic meters. Key challenges include novel embankment construction and drainage system to consolidate hydraulically placed tailings prior to raising brine pond dykes.
Owner: PotashCorp Saskatchewan
Completion Date: 2011 to 2014
Prime Consultant: Kelly Panteluk Construction Ltd.