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Online blast design training
25 October 2016 | Education & Training

New online course – Mechanics of Rock Breakage – now open at Academy Blasting

01 September 2016 | Plant & Equipment

EPC-Metrics to extend the firm’s explosives and blasting service offering in the UK

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Bremanger quarry blast
12 July 2016 | Quarrying

BAM Ritchies help bring down more than 360,200 tonnes of rock at Bremanger Quarry

Ian Christie
10 April 2015 | Quarrying

Another record-breaking year as company drills and blasts more than 41 million tonnes

Blast at Cliffe Quarry
09 April 2015 | Quarrying

Ordnance disposal team uses Brett Aggregates site for safe detonation of unexploded WWII bomb

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Oliver Obst and Ben Williams
22 January 2015 | Education & Training | 1 Comment

New conference space highlights EPC-UK’s commitment to learning and development

Firms fined for quarry blast damage
29 July 2013 | SHE

Blast at Brayford Quarry in North Devon sends fly rock on to public road and damages waiting cars

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01 February 2013 | Plant & Equipment

It is said that in the 1960s a quarry manager’s response to a  complaint about vibration might have been to visit the complainant’s home just before a blast and theatrically balance a three-penny...

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28 May 2012 | Plant & Equipment

Gotland to show material recovery unit at international quarrying exhibition

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13 April 2022 | Drilling & Blasting

Drilling and blasting specialists EPC-UK and EPC Metrics provide an industry update on their latest developments for the digital era

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14 June 2021 | Drilling & Blasting

EPC-UK explosives engineer Dr Liam Bermingham details new possibilities to digitally measure, store and analyse data throughout the entire drilling and blasting process to help implement a fully...

26 March 2021 | Drilling & Blasting

The digital future of drilling and blasting with Orica’s BlastIQ control solution

26 March 2021 | Drilling & Blasting

EPC-UK highlight the many benefits of drone technology and explain why it has become an integral component of their own blast survey offering

14 April 2020 | Drilling & Blasting

Expertir – EPC-UK’s integrated approach to blast design

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14 April 2020 | Drilling & Blasting

Julian Cleeton, director of Stemtek, examines the conventional and alternative methods for achieving a stable face

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