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Federated Co-operatives Limited's new high-throughput fertilizer terminal in Grassy Lake, Alta., has the capacity to store 34,400 metric tonnes of fertilizer. It also has a loop track that can accommodate up to 110 railcars.

Newest loop track at fertilizer terminal handles up to 110 rail cars

Reading Time: < 1 minute The loop track trend is expanding beyond grain terminals. Federated Co-operatives Limited’s newly opened fertilizer terminal near Grassy Lake (85 kilometres east of Lethbridge) has a loop track that can accommodate up to 110 rail cars. In a release, FCL calls the loop track “an essential feature” because it allows it to “receive product from […] Read more

Federated Co-operatives builds new fertilizer terminals

Saskatoon, Sask. – Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) has announced it will spend $75 million to build two new state-of-the-art, high-throughput fertilizer terminals in Western Canada. “These are not only investments in agriculture, they are investments in western Canadian communities,” said Scott Banda, CEO of FCL. “The fact that we are building these facilities in a challenging […] Read more