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The P&H 77XR drill rig can be configured for rotary or hammer drilling, diesel or electric power, and single- or multi-pass drilling.

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Surface drill offers safer operation, automation features

Komatsu’s P&H 77XR surface mining drill rig offers higher productivity and increased reliability, as well as including semi- or fully autonomous capabilities. Read more »
An aerial survey of the proposed Karuah South Quarry. Image courtesy of the Port Stephens Examiner.

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Council seeks community input for new site

The New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment is seeking community feedback on a proposed new quarry in Karuah in the Hunter region. Read more »
One of three light vehicles damaged by flyrock at Albury Quarry.

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Flyrock incident in NSW quarry

Flyrock in a site 10km northeast of Albury, New South Wales, has damaged three light vehicles and endangered seven people in the exclusion zone. Read more »
Compared to other drill rigs, the DX900i has a drilling coverage of 290° (or 55m2).

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Rig offers more ground coverage

The Sandvik Ranger DX900i is the flagship model of the Ranger DXi family. Read more »
RIOFLEX hydrogel is formulated to offer the highest energy potential and flexibility.

Drill & Blast
High energy flexible explosive

MAXAM’s RIOFLEX MX series hydrogel bulk explosive range is a high energy bulk explosive specifically designed for hard rock quarry, construction and open pit mining operations. Read more »
A SmartROC T40 at Fulton Hogan’s Blue Rock Quarry, fitted with an optional silence kit.

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Intelligent, efficient drill rig

The SmartROC T40 is equipped for hole diameters in the 89-102mm range, with maximum hydraulic pressure of 220 bar and a maximum impact rate of 44 to 53 Hz. Read more »
The Ranger DX900i drill rig is equipped with a revolving upper structure that offers a 290-degree drilling reach and 55m2 coverage.

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Contractor breaks ground with "intelligent" rig

The latest rendition of an all-encompassing crawler rig is kicking goals for a drilling contractor at a Boral quarry. Tim Robertson reports. Read more »

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To the power of six: Promoting a team-oriented approach to drilling, blasting

Anthony Konya discusses a steady management approach to drill and blast that encourages employee buy-in and a dedication to improved techniques and efficiency. This can assist operators with reducing expenses and achieving better fragmentation. Read more »
Donnelly Blasting Services’ Epiroc SmartROC T40 smart rig, fitted with silenced kit boom, at Fulton Hogan’s Blue Rock Quarry.

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Complete package rig exceeds expectations

A drill rig has set a new in-house record for the manufacturer with the number of metres drilled and litres consumed in one shift. Damian Christie spoke to Daniel Kirwan, of Epiroc, and father and son Jason and Dan Donnelly, of Donnelly Blasting Services, about their SmartROC T40 smart rig. Read more »
BlastIQ’s information management component provides a secure, centralised online location for users to collate and collaborate on data from across the drill and blast process.

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Digitally enabled blasting platform sets out to optimise operations

A next generation software program promises continuous improvement of blasting outcomes through data insights and integration via digitally connected technologies throughout the drill and blast process. Read more »
The AESIG’s Codes of Practice include steps to reduce NOx fumes produced by ANFO.

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Industry body promotes improved safety, security of explosives

A peak body is highlighting explosives manufacturers' and suppliers' commitments to Australian Standards and other codes of practice. Read more »

Drill & Blast
From an excavator to a surface drill

A renowned international manufacturer and supplier is offering a versatile alternative drill solution. Read more »

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Mobile manufacturing unit arrives in a splash of colour

A mobile explosives truck is helping to raise the profile of a NSW helicopter rescue service. Read more »
Maxam MSU trucks deliver RIOFLEX bulk watergel to an extractive site. The trucks evolved from mobile assembled explosive units first proposed as part of the Santa Barbara Innovation Awards.

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Innovation awards celebrate silver anniversary, drive solutions

An awards program sponsored by a global explosives producer has recently marked a significant milestone. Read more »

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How fragmentation analysis can assist in blasting

Predicative models, photogrammetric techniques are proving vital to the optimisation of extractive operations. Read more »

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