Current Issue Highlights
Full Methods to Quantify Drilling Accuracy
By Kyle Hall, Tristan Worsey and Nathan Rouse
As drill and blast operations strive for better optimization, greater focus is being placed on drilling accuracy. This article details the use of several methods for deviation measurement in order to improve safety and overall blast performance.
Riddle 7: Blasting Challenges
Downstream Benefits of Optimized Drilling
By Kevin Landey and Eric Gerst
This article discusses how capital investments in drill optimization technologies allow mines or quarries to expand patterns and still produce results that benefit mucking, crushing, and processing.