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