- Published: Thursday, 11 August 2011 15:29
- Written by E&MJ News
BHP Billiton received notice from the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment in late June 2011 that ministerial approval had been granted to develop the company’s Jansen potash project, located about 140 km east of Saskatoon. The company submitted the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the project in December 2010.
Mining merger and acquisition activity generated numerous headlines during the second half of June and the first half of July 2011. Brief details of seven proposed transactions are reported here. Additional details of the offers and agreements are available on the companies’ websites.