Blasting Experience

1990-2014

 

25 years of blasting engineering experience all over the world.

A brief recap of the most challenging or exciting one.

Luxembourg



 

2007 - Demolition in a very sensitive area : industrial buildings, highway and railway.

France



 

1996 - Demolition of a huge concrete crushing plant in a very sensitive area

France



 

2002 - Demolition of an old concrete bridge close by a brand new one.

Monaco



 

2000 - Trench blasting in Monaco

Croatia



 

2003 - Highway blasting

A production challenge. High fragmentation required in a very badly fracture rock.

Croatia



 

2003 - Highway blasting

A production challenge. High fragmentation required in a very badly fracture rock.

Guyana



 

2003 - Urban blasting close by a supermarket an the main road

Morocco



 

2001 - making boulders as much as we can for harbour project...

Russia



 

2000 - Under water blasting to build a crude oil terminal

Russia



 

1999 - Trench blasting for a crude oil pipe system

USA



 

2000 - Pionner in shooting the very first Electronic Delayed Detonators DeltaDet 1 in Alabama

USA



 

2002 - Demonstrating the benefits of Electronic Delayed Detonators DeltaDet 1 in a quarry

Chile



 

2001 - Demonstrating the benefits of Electronic Delayed Detonators DeltaDet 1 in a Chuquimata mine.

Mali


 

2001 - Optimizing fragmentation, production and dilution in a gold mine.

Chile


 

2001 - Optimizing fragmentation with EDD DeltaDet 1 in Los Pelambres mine using constructive wave interference pattern.

Chile


 

2002 - Extensive testing of wireless blasting with EDD DeltaDet 1 in Chuquicamata mine

South Africa


 

2002 - Fragmentation improvement and wireless blasting with EDD DeltaDet 1 in Shishen iron mine

South Africa


 

2001 - Fragmentation improvement and wireless blasting with EDD DeltaDet 1 in PPL  mine.

USA


 

1998 - Testing early generation of Electonic Delayed Detonator DSL2 in a coal mine in Ohio.

France


 

2001 - Cliff blasting above a hydraulic power station

Chile


 

2002 - Demonstrating the benefits od EDD in Escondida mine.

South Africa


 

2002 - Fixing vibrations issues with a combination of Shock tube and EDD. A fantastic solution in harsh environment...

Canada


 

2002 - Fixing vibrations issues with a EDD DeltaDet 1 in a Lafarge quarry in N.A.

France


 

2001 - Digging a tube close by a dam with a huge vibration constraint.

Portugal


 

2001 - Evaluating the benefits of EDD as regard vibration control in a tunnel near Porto city.

Switzerland


 

2000 - Vibration control in CERN facilities.