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| Last Updated: 25/04/2018

Upcoming Event

Past Event

18 Jan - 19 Jan 2017: Mining Blasting Safety and Application Seminar 2017


January 18, 2017 - January 19, 2017 | Beaver, USA


National Mine Academy


This tuition-free seminar is for mining company managers, blasting engineers, blasters, and others involved with the planning, design, and use of explo - sives in the mining industry. The most recent innovations in drilling and blast - ing design technology will be addressed, along with specific blasting applications, up-to-date blasting regulations, and blasting related information from recognized experts. Presenters are drawn from manu - facturers of explosives and accessories, blasting con - sultants, design experts, and government agencies. Examples of topics include: • Safety in storage, transportation, and use of explosives, and how to recognize and prevent malfunctions. • Blasting design technology. • Safe blasting practices. • Drilling design. • The use of seismology in blasting applications. • Electronic initiation systems. • Flyrock. • Construction blasting. • Vibration control





Contact Information:

Mine Safety and Health Administration National Mine Health and Safety Academy
Roger Montali
1301 Airport Road
Phone: 304-256-3535