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Project ID: G1RD-CT-2000-00438
Financé au titre de: FP5-GROWTH
Pays: Norway

Explosives

The product is a technology for the manufacturing of explosives with properties, which contribute to a reduction of fines in rock blasting. The process and resulting explosives product also have a positive effect on the general fragmentation. The test campaign at Nordkalk has shown a reduction in explosives consumption of 5% without any noticeable effect on fragmentation, loading, hauling and crushing. The spillage of explosive on ground during the loading operation has been close to nil.

Reported by

Dyno NObel ASA
3412 Lierstranda
Norway
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