In a direction away from a centre point.
ALANFO A mixture of ANFO and aluminium powder. Adding aluminium increases the strength. As aluminium is a fuel a reduced quantity of diesel is required.
Approval by the regulatory authority having jurisdiction.
The person authorized by the regulatory authority having jurisdiction, or authorized by management to carry out a particular duty.
The breaking of rocks or other materials by firing charges that have been placed against them and that have been confined by mud or clay.
A pattern of holes adopted for blasting to a new level below an existing floor or below existing surface mining.
A blast hole which has been enlarged (chambered) to accommodate extra explosive over a portion of its length (usually at the bottom) by exploding a small charge.
The charging of a drill hole with a continuous charge.
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
October 7 - 11, 2019
$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.