First face blast at Obuasi redevelopment project

First face blast at Obuasi redevelopment project

The redevelopment project at Obuasi has completed its first week of underground development blasting...

Development

14 FEBRUARY 2019
DigiShot Plus 4G is an easy to use precision blasting system

DigiShot Plus 4G is an easy to use precision blasting system

Dyno Nobel's DigiShot Plus 4G is the fastest, most efficient electronic initiation system

dyno nobel

29 JANUARY 2019
Dyno Nobel makes blasting EZ

Dyno Nobel makes blasting EZ

Explosives expert Dyno Nobel has launched the EZshot detonator series for underground blasting

How to ensure energy efficiency in mining, part 2

How to ensure energy efficiency in mining, part 2

Metso's Suzanne Lynch-Watson takes a closer look at process optimisation

Comminution

19 DECEMBER 2018
Mining3 tests blasting innovation

Mining3 tests blasting innovation

Mining3's alternative explosives project has aced several trials

Innovation

29 NOVEMBER 2018
KCGM starts Super Pit expansion

KCGM starts Super Pit expansion

KCGM has officially commenced mining the Morrison starter pit, part of its Kalgoorlie Super Pit

Development

27 NOVEMBER 2018
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
South Flank development sets off with a bang

South Flank development sets off with a bang

BHP has fired the first blast at its South Flank iron ore project in central Pilbara, Australia

Development

20 SEPTEMBER 2018
Southern Oil supports Alternative Explosives project

Southern Oil supports Alternative Explosives project

Mining3's Alternative Explosives project has received support from Southern Oil Refining

Sustainability

19 JULY 2018
Dyno Nobel expands electronic line with DigiShot Plus 4G

Dyno Nobel expands electronic line with DigiShot Plus 4G

Dyno Nobel recently launched the DigiShot Plus 4G electronic initiation system

Cullinan goes for BME blasting system

Cullinan goes for BME blasting system

Cullinan diamond mine has implemented BME's AXXIS centralised blasting system

Blast better for greener results

Blast better for greener results

Poor blasting practices erode mines' financial bottom lines, and are also bad for the environment

Natural resources

03 JULY 2018