TECHNOLOGY

Building a better blast booster

ENERGETIC materials specialist African Explosives and Chemical Industries Mining Explosives is working on an explosive booster made from non-explosive raw materials.

AECI Mining Explosives' Powerboost blast boosters are expected to be market ready by the first quarter of 2022.

AECI Mining Explosives' Powerboost blast boosters are expected to be market ready by the first quarter of 2022.

The idea is to simplify the storage of these products and potentially have them made on site. The demand for boosters, along with other explosives products, is expected to grow alongside the demand...

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