History

2017

  • Entered Project Agreement with the Rural Municipality of Lajord
  • Environmental Assessment Approval for the Milestone Phase I Project granted
  • Western Resources (WRX) begins trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange April 5, 2017
  • Western Resources obtains all issued and outstanding Western Potash shares on a 1:5 basis
  • Obtained final order for plan of arrangement
  • Announced corporate restructuring 

2016

  • Final Engineering Report for the Milestone Phase I Project was submitted
  • Western Potash awards Engineering and Procurement Services Agreement and Subsurface Well Design Agreement for the Milestone Phase I Project
  • Provided Shareholder Update

2015

  • Announced Normal Course Issuer Bid
  • Along with Tairui, signed MOU with China Development Bank
  • Received Environmental Assessment approval for Pilot Plant
  • New Chairman of the Board elected
  • Received Strategic Investment  from Beijing Tairui Innovation Capital Management Ltd.
  • Scoping Study for Scalable Pilot Plant delivered
  • Technical Report delivered

2014

  • Secures strategic pipeline right-of-way

2013

  • Strategic investor announced
  • Environmental Assessment Approval granted
  • Technical Report delivered
  • Advanced Notice Policy put in place

2012

  • Feasibility Study delivered
  • Reserves and Resources updated
  • Completed $9.6 million Private Placement
  • Environmental Impact Statement for the Milestone Potash Project submitted
  • Sustainable recycled water source approved for Milestone Potash Project
  • Announced the appointment of Richard Lock, P. Eng. as Project Director
  • Shareholder Rights Plan instated

2011

  • Updated NI 43-101 Technical Report filed on SEDAR in December (PFS)
  • AMEC Americas Limited had been engaged as the Lead Engineering Consultant for the Feasibility Study Process on the Milestone Potash Project
  • Signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the City of Regina for a potential water supply options for the Milestone Potash project in February
  • In January the Company announced that as a part of the Feasibility Study process, a 2 well drill program will commence on the Milestone project

2010

  • In November the Company announced that the Province of Saskatchewan has granted the Company a subsurface mineral lease on its 100% owned Milestone property in Southern Saskatchewan
  • The Company announced that Milestone Potash Project Scoping Study has been completed in September
  • In June, a NI 43-101 Resource Estimate on the Milestone property was delivered

2009

  • At Milestone, the Company’s purchase and subsequent interpretation of several line-km of 2D seismic data confirmed the presence of potash prospective salt beds and highlighted a sizeable and attractive new exploration target

2008

  • Granted three potash permits in south-eastern Saskatchewan (Milestone Project) in May
  • IPO May