Adjusted Net Explosive Quantity (Adjusted NEQ)
The mass of TNT that would produce an equivalent explosive effect to the inventory under consideration.
A mass of angular volcanic fragments united by heat.
An ammonium nitrate based emulsion, suspension or gel which meets the requirements of UN3375 under the UN (United Nations) classification system.
ANE Associated Works
Offices, workshops, stores, ablutions and the like directly associated with the operation of the ANE premises.
Any designated land, building, or area that is used for the storage, manufacture or handling of ANE. A fence may or may not form, or be part of, the boundary of the premises.
ANE Process Building
A building, in which an ANE is normally stored and/or handled and where no additional processing of the material into an explosive occurs.
Angle of Initiation
The angle at which the initiation front passes through the blast.
A person who may be appointed to handle the logistics of the clearance of the Blast Exclusion Zone including (but not limited to) the following:-
Zone once the guards are in place and the area secured.
An area including all holes to be loaded plus such as required for safe loading operations.
These units of competency are recommended for current Drill and Blast Engineers, Superintendents, Supervisors and Senior Shotfirers wishing to increase both their design and management skills.
Course assessment is by completion of classroom and online components and by assignment submission.
Class size is limited to eight persons on a first come basis.
Course leader is Peter Duniam BE. MPM. Director of Blast Management International with over thirty years industry experience.
5 DAY COURSE
February 17-21, 2020
$2,900 per person includes lunch each day, 500 page colour manual and statement of attainment for the completed competencies.
ENQUIRIES & BOOKINGS
Phone (07) 3348 5144
0409 001 186
Note this class is not suitable for persons without comprehensive drill and blast experience in either an engineering or operational role.