Orica: Next Generation Blasting - How Wireless Technology Will Change Mining
Nick Bowen, Group Executive, Strategic Marketing and Technology at Orica, was a Keynote Speaker in Austmine’s Next Generation Mining section of our Technology Stream at IMARC 2015. Nick’s presentation was focused on next generation blasting, and how wireless technology will change the mining industry. The world’s first wireless electronic blasting system was presented, along with the benefits of wireless technology in a typical sub level cave. The new opportunities that wireless innovation presents were also touched on, as well as what wireless blasting services can enable your company to achieve.