Redwater, AB — Nutrien

UPDATED: 02/06/2018 — see Change Log

OWNER: Nutrien, formerly Agrium
PROJECT: Nitrogen fertilizer plant, urea expansion

COST (reported): None given
JOB CREATION (reported): 500+ permanent — see Job Openings [LINK]
START-UP DATE (reported): 1968

Ammonia 923,167 mtpy [Membership required] [Membership required]
Units: stpd, stpy, mtpd, mtpy = short/metric tons per day/year.
[1] United States Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Yearbook, Nitrogen gives capacity in metric tons per year, calculated as “engineering design capacity adjusted for 340 days per year of effective production capability,” rounded to three significant digits. Source: most recent year, Table 4: Domestic Producers of Ammonia,
[2] Nutrien Fact Book 2018. Sources linked below.
[3] [Membership required]. Sources: linked below.
[4] [Membership required]. See Methodology.


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ADDRESS: 16 km East of Gibbons on Highway 643, Redwater, Alberta T0A 2W0, Canada



  • USGS: Minerals Yearbook, Nitrogen [RECENT / ARCHIVE]
  • US Securities and Exchange Commission regulatory filings: EDGAR Search Results, Agrium Inc., CIK#: 0000943003 [LINK]


  • 01/02/2018: Nutrien press release: Agrium and PotashCorp Merger Completed Forming Nutrien, a Leader in Global Agriculture [LINK]
  • 01/2018: Nutrien Fact Book 2018 [PDF]
  • 11/25/2016: Daily Commercial News: World’s biggest CO2 pipeline set to begin final phase [LINK]
  • 09/12/2016: Agrium / PotashCorp merger presentation: Creation of a World-Class Integrated Global Supplier of Crop Inputs [PDF]
  • 09/12/2016: Agrium press release: Agrium and PotashCorp to Combine in Merger of Equals to Create a World-Class Integrated Global Supplier of Crop Inputs [LINK]
  • 2015: Agrium Fact Book 2014-2015 [PDF]
  • June 2015: Agrium Brochure: Redwater [PDF]
  • 06/03/2013: Agrium press release: Agrium Continues Assessment of Nitrogen Expansions [DEAD LINK]
  • NO DATE: Agrium Wholesale webpage: Redwater Brownfield Expansion [DEAD LINK]

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