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Viterra to build a high throughput facility in Vegreville, AB

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Strengthening Canadian Grain

Viterra to build a high throughput facility in Vegreville, AB

Viterra is growing its presence in northeast Alberta with their announcement of a new high throughput elevator in Vegreville, AB.

The facility will be located along CN’s network and will be served by CN.


Investing in grain infrastructure is essential to getting Canadian grain to the global market quickly and efficiently. We’re proud to work alongside partners like Viterra once again who share our philosophies on innovation and collaboration to build a better grain value chain.

Jay Roberts,
CN Director of Sales, Bulk


The facility will have a storage capacity of 35,000 metric tonnes, with the ability to load up to 130 railcars through a loop track.

"Our new elevator will position us to connect these customers to global markets, backed by the expertise of our staff and the full suite of online tools that are available exclusively to Viterra customers. It will also complement our strong port presence, as we look to continue meeting the demands of our end users," Kyle Jeworski, Viterra's President and CEO for North America, said.

Construction is expected to begin this spring. Read the full article here.