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Atlas Copco’s BenchRemote remote operator station allows drillers to operate more than 100 yards from the drill, which can be more than 30 yards below them, as long as they maintain line-of-sight radio communications. The increased distance from highwalls and ...
By Mary Foster, Contributing Editor Understanding the Root Causes of Flyrock The issue of flyrock in aggregates blasting is diminishing. “Our practices, the products we use, and our understanding of the process are all getting better,” notes Frank Sames, corporate manager of ...
Hitting the road before even the hint of a crack of dawn — on a Monday yet — is not on my list of favorite things to do, but it was the only way I could get to the ISEE (International Society of Explosives ...
Using the right drilling and blasting equipment can help increase production in aggregate operations. Click here for a downloadable PDF "Drilling and Blasting in Style" to help you determine the right equipment for your operation.
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