Seizing blasting's benefits

Seizing blasting's benefits

What technologies for cost savings in blast optimisation are having the biggest impact?

Operational Excellence

23 OCTOBER 2018
European experts collaborate on sustainable mining solutions

European experts collaborate on sustainable mining solutions

The SLIM project aims to develop a sustainable solution for the mining of small mineral deposits

Sustainability

02 JULY 2018
Master blasters

Master blasters

BME has broken the world record for the most electronic detonators fired in a single blast

Snapshot

11 OCTOBER 2017
BME speaks out on electronic detonators

BME speaks out on electronic detonators

Electronic delay detonators have brought many benefits to mining productivity but there are still gains...

Development

17 AUGUST 2017
Modder East adopts new emulsion system

Modder East adopts new emulsion system

Gold One's Modder East mine is now using emulsion explosives for all 70 of its underground stope panels...

Transport

07 FEBRUARY 2017
PRODFINDER optimises blast design

PRODFINDER optimises blast design

PETRA Data Science has announced the launch of PRODFINDER, a big data solution to improve mining efficiency...

Development

07 SEPTEMBER 2016
Carlson releases D&B software

Carlson releases D&B software

Carlson Software has released the newest addition to its Precision 3D product line

Development

09 JUNE 2016
Check twice, blast once

Check twice, blast once

Manare Mokoatlo from AEL Mining Services explains the cost-saving benefits of carefully planned blasthole...

Development

08 JUNE 2016
Electronic timing tools added to BlastLogic

Electronic timing tools added to BlastLogic

Electronic tie-up tools will be the headline feature of Maptek BlastLogic 2.1 when it is released later...

Development

24 MARCH 2016
Laser releases blast-design software

Laser releases blast-design software

Face Profiler gets enhanced version for explosives engineering

Innovation

29 OCTOBER 2015