0 COMMENTSThe Mining Systems programme of CSIR Miningtek has been involved in studies of various fume-free, non-explosive, rock-breaking methods for a number of years.?
0 COMMENTSThe application of Megapump, a repump emulsion explosive, can increase blast performance and reduce costs in underground operations.
0 COMMENTSThe growing awareness of the risks surrounding the manufacture, transport and use of chemicals among explosive manufacturers worldwide is also gaining impetus in the South African explosives sector, explains African Explosives Limited (AEL)...
0 COMMENTSLocal company Bartec Barlian has received an order from Cameroon for ComEx explosion-protected local control stations and junction boxes for use in zones one and two hazardous areas.
0 COMMENTSWhere it was aimed originally at focusing on coal-dust explosions, the CSIR Kloppersbos facility now also caters for industrial dust explosion prevention.
0 COMMENTSElectricity and explosive atmospheres are a dangerous combination, a situation which necessitates the use of well-designed explosion protected equipment.
0 COMMENTSThe coal mining industry has reacted positively to a 250 A flame proof plug and socket introduced to the market in June.
0 COMMENTSAn East Rand-based company was commissioned by a UK defence company to develop an explosion detection and suppression system for military applications.
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