Mining Success Stories

Dyno Nobel can solve your biggest mining challenges - Just as our biggest customers!

Delta E Customer Results

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∆E Customer #1 - Differential Energy in Surface Gold Mining

∆E Customer #2 - Differential Energy Technology Applied in Iron Ore Mining

∆E Customer #3 - Differential Energy Leads to Continuous Improvements

We've Solved Some of Mining's Biggest Challenges...

Customer #1 - 15% increase in Sag mill throughput

Customer #2 - 45% reduction in ammonium nitrate consumption and 35% reduction in total explosive costs

Customer #3 - $1 million savings over 5 years

Customer #4 - 20.5% reduction in total fines in plant output and 30,800 tons/year increased in saleable product

Customer #5 - 41% decrease in recorded peak particle velocity

Customer #6 - 13% drill pattern expansion and 36% increase in blast sizes

Customer #7 - 250% greater tonnage compared to yearly average blast

Customer #8 - 17% reduction in mine-to-mill powder factors, misfires eliminated and 2.2 million tons blasted in 13.65 seconds

And That's Not All...

Underground Customers:

UG Customer #1 - 11% Improvement in face advance

UG Customer #2 - 7% improvement in advance, 30% reduction in charge times, and 25% explosive cost reduction

UG Customer #3 - 150m long vertical up-hole blast

UG Customer #4 - 50% improvement in blasting cycle efficiency, 12 hour reduction in charging time per stope and 50% decrease in detonator inventory

UG Customer #5 - 85% reduction in redrills and 52% reduction in stope cycle times

UG Customer #6 - 30% savings on explosives, 50% decrease in time required to load holes and 10% increase in face advance

UG Customer #7 - 15% reduction in production blasting, 10% reduction in set-up time



Contact our experts to find out how Dyno Nobel can help you solve your biggest mining challenges #800 732 7534

  • Cal Bode (Bulk Explosives & Differential Energy) 
  • Campbell Robertson (Electronic Initiation Systems) 
  • Stuart Brashear (Vibration Control) 
  • Gary Gutwillinger (Underground) 
  • John Stoehr (Metal Mining)
  • Eric Reale (Packaged Explosives Product Manager)