Canadian Mining Journal


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    SAFETY: Newcrest tests secondary drilling and blasting technology from MacLean, Orica

    June 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley underground mine in New South Wales has successfully tested new technology from MacLean Engineering and Orica in a 30-day trial. The site used remote drilling, loading and wireless blasting to remove the workers from

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    EXPLOSIVES: Epiroc and Orica together tackle automated loading system

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining industry, has entered a partnership with world-leading commercial explosives provider Orica to jointly develop a semi-automated explosives delivery system, enabling safer and more productive blasting operations in underground mines. As

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    BLASTING: Orica reaches 100M electronic detonator milestone

    May 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BROWNSBURG, Que. – Orica , the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems, said the 100 millionth electronic blasting systems (EBS) detonator rolled off the production line on April 30, 2019, marking a milestone achievement for Orica