Agrium Tailings Salt Pile Remediation

Location: Vanscoy, Saskatchewan
Description: Slope reduction and berm construction on existing tailings management areas. Key challenges included working within consolidated salt tailings, reshaping existing 1:1 slopes into 3:1 slopes, and the construction of a toe berm at base of slope that incorporated both drain rock and fill materials.
Owner: Agrium
Completion Date: 2013
Prime Contractor: Kelly Panteluk Construction Ltd.