Tag: drilling

Brunner & Lay is now offering a variety of straight hole drilling tools in the form of guide rods, guide/pilot tubes and shoulder-driven drill tubes. Photo courtesy of Brunner & Lay

Brunner & Lay offering variety of straight hole drilling tools

January 30, 2020By

Brunner & Lay will be promoting its straight hole drilling tools at the upcoming ConExpo-Con/Agg.

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Blast performance based on violence

January 8, 2020By and

Violence factor is a revolutionary KPI that managers can quickly use to assess blast performance.

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Second Mining Academy held in Kentucky

November 20, 2019By

The three-day event in Louisville was organized by Dyno Nobel and Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology.

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Epiroc introduces fleet management solution

October 31, 2019By

The My Epiroc platform is designed to provide workflow optimization assistance, helping track productivity with relevant alerts and status updates.

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New Sandvik VP to join company from Metso

September 3, 2019By

Victor Tapia will take on the role of vice president of sales at Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology starting in January 2020.

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P&Q University Lesson 4: Drilling & Blasting

August 28, 2019By

This Pit & Quarry University lesson focuses on drilling and blasting.

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Easily corrected blasting deficiencies

June 11, 2019By

Equipment manufacturers offer simple measures aggregate producers can deploy to enhance their operation.

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The majority of aggregate producers who manage their own blasts do so to have a better handle on costs. Photo courtesy of Enaex.

Benchmarking your operation’s drilling & blasting process

June 10, 2019By

An exclusive P&Q survey on drilling and blasting provides aggregate producers a means to measure themselves.

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