Creating a world-class safety system

Action Drill & Blast’s industry-leading safety system, ActionSAFE, is the product of five years of ongoing development to create a program which would lead the industry in professionalism and safety. ActionSAFE exceeds Australian industry benchmarks for safety and to date, has achieved more than 1600 continuous LTI-free days across ADB’s operations. Here, our HSEQ Manager, […]

ActionSAFE Delivers Safety Milestone

At Action Drill & Blast, we pride ourselves on our excellent safety culture and efficient systems. Our ActionSAFE safety program is a complete safety system which goes above and beyond the Australian Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems and has international and Australian accreditation. We know that when our leading safety activities are […]

How an Integrated Drill & Blast Service Can Reduce Project Costs

Many mining projects engage a blast hole drilling contractor and a blasting supplier.  Despite these work activities appearing to be separable they are unavoidably dependent on one another. The blast design dictates the drilling requirements, which means an inefficient blast design can increase drilling costs.  Poor drilling quality and accuracy can negatively impact a blasting […]

How Technical Advances in Drill & Blast are Improving Efficiency and Safety

Drill and blast has come a long way in recent years driven by an industry-wide need to improve safety and efficiency. With enhanced software, advanced drill equipment, innovative explosives and superior detonation techniques we’re now able to achieve highly precise blasts, reducing dilution and delivering higher quality ore – and more safely. Enhanced software Advanced […]