Benefits & Savings

Operational optimisation benefits delivered by BlastBoss™ technology

  • Better environmental performance through less dust, fume, noise and vibration
  • Reduces explosives requirements by 25% to 50% and eliminates the need for emulsion
  • Lower powder factor required, lowering costs
  • Uses lower cost explosives (ANFO) or emulsion (if still required)
  • Improved fragmentation results in lower excavation and haul costs (bucket and truck fill)
  • Improved fragmentation results in lower crushing costs
  • Less fines produced and minimised loss of material through pulverisation
  • No sub-drill and wider drill hole spacing, resulting in cheaper drilling
  • Increased mining advance and processing volumes
  • Better toe and cap rock break
  • Fast to load and economical
  • Non-toxic and environmentally safe