0 COMMENTSThe professionals don’t really like to call it a problem. To them, it is more like a fact of life. Something to be managed, controlled. But death is a fact of life, too, and if the management and control of methane and other flammable gases...
By: Keith Campbell
7th February 2003
0 COMMENTSAfter a successful year in which its international operations showed substantial improvement, African Explosives Limited (AEL) sees ongoing growth opportunities in Africa, and will continue to focus on this continent in 2003.
By: marisa rodrigues
24th January 2003
0 COMMENTSAlthough non-explosive mining technologies are being developed, explosives will continue to play a major role in hard rock underground mining as they continue to be the most cost-effective method of breaking rock, says Bulk Mining Explosives MD...
0 COMMENTSHaving played a leading role in the general swing towards underground pumpable explosives in South African underground mines, African Explosives Limited (AEL) is intensifying its drive to improve its underground bulk systems UBS), technology,...
0 COMMENTSThe International Society of Explosives Engineers will host its 29th yearly conference on explosives and blasting technique at the Opryland Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee, US, from February 2 to February 5.
0 COMMENTSThe introduction of electronic detonators at the Martha gold-mine in New Zealand has resulted in benefits for both the mine and the residents who live alongside it.
0 COMMENTSThe application of Megapump, a repump emulsion explosive, can increase blast performance and reduce costs in underground operations.
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.?
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