Blasting & Explosives Engineering

RESPEC’s explosives engineering group combines advanced knowledge of drilling and blasting with experience in mine planning and operations to provide a unique turnkey approach to improving drill-and-blast operations.

RESPEC’s drill-and-blast experts have specialized experience in all aspects of blast design and optimization for metal/nonmetal surface and underground blasting, including specialty projects such as equipment rescue, collapse blasting of voids and underground workings, explosive-storage design, blast vibration and proximity concerns, mine-to-mill studies, and forensic investigation and expert-witness testimony.  RESPEC also provides management services with training, auditing, and contractor negotiations. Our services include vibration and airblast monitoring, pre- and postblast surveys, data evaluation, and data management.

RESPEC’s drill-and-blast experts have specialized experience in all aspects of blast design and optimization for metal/nonmetal surface and underground blasting, including specialty projects such as equipment rescue, collapse-blasting of voids and underground workings, explosive-storage design, blast vibration and proximity concerns, mine-to-mill studies, and forensic investigation and expert-witness testimony. RESPEC also provides management services with training, auditing, and contractor negotiations. Our services include vibration and airblast monitoring, pre- and postblast surveys, data evaluation, and data management.

CAPABILITIES

  • Blast Design and Guidance
  • Blast Performance Monitoring and Auditing
  • Drill-and-Blast Improvement and Optimization
  • Data Collection and Interpretation
  • Instrumentation
  • Specialty Projects
  • Safety and Training

Enduring Safety Record

Precision-Mining Hardware

Reduced Mining Costs

Professional and Academic Strength

Enduring Safety Record

RESPEC's team specializes in solving critical issues safely and effectively and we are proud of our history of delivering unique, safe solutions to common and uncommon drilling-and-blasting problems.

Precision-Mining Hardware

With an innovative line of Carlson Software's Precision Mining products, systems, and sensors, RESPEC uses and sells hardware to track and manage drilling patterns and blastholes.

Reduced Mining Costs

RESPEC improves overall mining unit costs with proven skills in auditing and optimization, challenging blast scenarios, and performance monitoring.

Professional and Academic Strength

Actively affiliated with educational institutions and professional societies, RESPEC ensures that our staff lead the next wave of technology and industry expertise.

Blasting & Explosives Engineering Products

RESPEC’s product line is geared towards making businesses and organizations better, faster, smarter, and safer. Our products benefit clients in need of greater efficiency, accuracy, and cost savings.

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