Newsletters

February 2021 Edition

We are excited to bring you our ‘New Look’ February 2021 edition which includes:

  • The President’s Voice
  • Preliminary Detonation Study of Dry, Wet and Aluminised ANFO Using High-Speed Video
  • A guide to the use of Relevant Good Practice (RGP) for explosive demolition of structures
  • The Development of Pressure to Young Modulus Models for Precision Presplit Blasting
  • Introducing the EFEE Members – Turkish Explosive Producers Association PAMSAD
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

December 2020 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Updates from the 65th EFEE Council Meeting and 19th Annual General Meeting held on the 20th November 2020
  • EFEE Environmental committee comparison of vibration standards part-2 – Project update
  • Toxic fumes from detonation of emulsion explosives
  • Repackaging of explosives: A task not anticipates in the Danish regulations
  • A New Tool for Hole Deviation Control
  • Next EFEE Conference
  • Greetings from the ISEE
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

September 2020 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Collapse of a cooling tower-a successful demolition project
  • Blasting technology for removing a part from the northern tower of Zagreb cathedral
  • Optimising blast layouts by aerial imagery and automatic placement of boreholes
  • Who are the EFEE Members: Forcit almost 130 years on the leading edge of Nordic explosives industry
  • BAF – Baltic Aggregate Forum photoreportage
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

May 2020 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Vibration monitoring standards connected to the use of explosives in different countries
  • 3D characterisation of ammonium nitrate powders by X-ray computed tomography
  • Blast design and analysis from aerial imagery
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

March 2020 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Influence of stemming length and initiation sequence on rock movement and dilution during blast
  • New Technology to understand the link between cracking and vibration
  • Verification optimal millisecond timing delay of blasting in quarries with electronic detonators
  • 46th annual ISEE Conference on Explosives and Blasting Techniques in Denver, USA
  • The International Blasting Technology Conference in Slovakia
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

September 2019 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Optimization of Surface Drilling and Blasting Process Applying Satellite Based Positioning Systems and Blast Design Applications
  • Global studies of the levels of risk of flyrock
  • Algorithms for Adaptive Solutions: Essential Tools for Operational Blast Optimization
  • Morphological characterisation of explosive powders by X-ray computed tomography: when grain number counts
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

July 2019 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • Blast design and analysis from aerial imagery
  • Testing of a full-scale building under external blast
  • Cloud scanning and photogrammetry – a comparison of blast face surveying techniques
  • PECCS – Multiplier Event in Berlin
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events

February 2019 Edition

  • The President’s Voice
  • A new class of cryogenic Liquid Oxygen Explosives
  • Borehole Deviation Control Using Electronics: An Euler’s Approach
  • Ready-to-use satellite based subsidence detection of geo-hazards, infrastructure and mining sites
  • Influence of distorted blast hole patterns on fragmentation as well as roughness of and blast damage behind remaining bench face in model scale blasting
  • 45th annual ISEE Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique in Nashville
  • New EFEE Members and Upcoming Events