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June 2020
New Blasting Software Optimizes Fragmentation

Keep informed about Aegis Break Analyzer, the breakthrough technology that has triggered global success. Chris Preston, P. Eng. and Vice President of Research and Development, speaks on how the software had optimized mine drilling and blasting and diminished reliance on expensive underground crushers.

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May 2020
What You Should Know About Axial Initiation

Initiating a detonator sensitive explosive with a detonating cord placed along the length of the charge yields false detonation velocity measurements using traditional means. Higher velocity readings are registered using VOD probes. The fact is that axially initiated explosives yield significantly lower velocities if the vector sum of the velocity is accounted for. This article will detail the proper measurement methodology and outline the reason axial initiation should not be used for production ring blasting outside of pre-shear/pre-split designs.

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April 2020
Transforming Underground Blasting Operations into Primary Crushing Operations

Discover the four-component break model that is transforming the blasting industry by eliminating the need for crushing operations and examine how it was used to decrease stope damage, reduce dilution, and eliminate overbreak in Goldcorp’s Eleonore gold mine.

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