Potash

Aecon brings experience and expertise to the development of Canada’s valuable potash resources. We are actively engaged in all aspects of mine site development at the surface, from site preparation and mines infrastructure, to processing, environmental services and site reclamation. This broad range of services provides an excellent example of Aecon's capacity to provide seamless solutions for our clients. 

As with all our projects, we offer experienced project management teams who engage with clients early-on through advanced planning, scheduling, constructability reviews, risk identification and mitigation.
 

Mine Site Infrastructure

Due to the remote locations of most mining operations in Canada, a great need exists for site infrastructure services. Aecon specializes in:

  • Seasonal / winter road construction
  • Site access road construction (bridges, MSE walls, etc)
  • On-site road networks
  • Dike construction
  • Drainage ponds
  • Settling ponds
  • Geotechnical services
    • Site clearing and preparation
    • Temporary and permanent accommodations complexes
    • Buildings and warehouses
    • Electrical generating power plants
    • Site lighting and signage
    • Water supply and treatment facilities
    • Waste management systems
    • Airstrips, support buildings and towers
    • Loading facilities

Processing

Aecon capably provides heavy industrial multi-trade construction, fabrication services and maintenance services for the mining industry. Our staff of experienced construction professionals has the ability to plan and manage projects of any size, complexity and location, offering particular expertise in remote site locations. Services are provided on- and off-site at numerous pipe fabrication and module assembly facilities across the country.  Services include:

  • Multi-trade installation
    • process plant
    • power plant
    • water treatment facility and maintenance
    • crusher building
    • coarse ore storage
    • conveyor galleries
    • concentrator complex and power house
    • underground conveyor system
    • sizer rooms
    • main mill feed
    • installation of thickeners
    • SAG mill
    • yard utilities
    • pre-commissioning and commissioning
  • Construction Services
    • Piping
    • Electrical
    • Mechanical
    • Instrumentation
    • Ironworking
    • Millwrighting
    • Boilermaking
    • Fabrication
    • Module sssembly
    • Fireproofing
    • Building construction
    • Telecommunication systems
    • Foundations modularization/prefabrication of processing equipment
  • Environmental services
  • Tailings ponds and tailings management


Site Reclamation

Upon completion of a mine’s operations, Aecon also offers a breadth of services to restore sites to vibrant, environmentally sound ecosystems, including:

  • Site civil works
  • Land reclamation
  • Replanting of Plants
  • Wildlife Management

 

 

Contact

 

Aecon Mining – East Head Office

451 Elgin Street

Brantford, ON

N3T 5R7

Phone: 1-800-669-2083

 

TENDER INQUIRIES

John Kerr, Estimating Manager

451 Elgin Street

Brantford, ON

N3T 5R7

Phone: 1-800-669-2083

E-mail: jkerr@aecon.com

  

Phil Ward, Executive Vice President

451 Elgin Street

Brantford, ON

N3T 5R7

Phone: 1-800-669-2083

 

Lionel Coleman, Vice President/General Manager

451 Elgin Street

Brantford, ON

N3T 5R7

Phone: 1-800-669-2083

 

Aecon Mining – West Head Office

316 MacKay Crescent

Fort McMurray, AB

T9H 4E4

Phone: (780) 791-5477

Toll-free: 1-855-430-4070

 

TENDER INQUIRIES

Cara Singleton, Chief Estimator

1003 Ellwood Rd SW Suite 301

Edmonton, AB

T6X 0B3

Phone: (780) 395-3229

 

John Singleton, Senior Vice President

316 MacKay Crescent

Fort McMurray, AB

T9H 4E4

Phone: (780) 791-5477

Toll-free: 1-855-430-4070

 

Timmins Office

3820 Highway 101 West

Timmins, ON

P4N 7H1

Phone: (705) 268-2106

Toll-free: 1-800-461-7868

 

Newfoundland Office

70 Torbay Road

Bally Rou Place, Suite E130

St. John’s, NF

A1A 3W8

Phone: (709) 738-3335

 

Employment Opportunities

Email: hireataeconmining@aecon.com

Fax: 780-430-4775