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    • The only gathering of mine operators in Europe at e p Bo nde e o te ric th ok es f 2 3 for ! Drill & Blast Europe 2011 Revolutionise your blast quality with proven techniques and design patterns that deliver the best fragmentation 18th – 19th January 2011 | Grand Hotel Stockholm | Sweden Top 12 mine operator experts confirmed Outstanding Speaker Faculty includes: Dereck Guilfoyle, Safety and Drilling Manager, EMED MINING Torbjörn Krigsman, Blasting Engineer, BOLIDEN AITIK Drill & Blast Europe 2011 will give first hand Jonny Bagein-Linder, Manager Production insight from European mines about how they Systems, BOLIDEN AREA perform their blasts Jan Kläre, Superintendent Mine Development, New EU legislation Find out how the Traceability of LUNDIN MINING ZINKURVAN Explosives directive will impact your operations Corina Hebestreit, Director, EUROMINES Paddy McConnell, Area Planning Engineer, Understand best practice approaches to ensure the BOLIDEN TARA Safety & Security of your drill & blast operation Otto Hedstrom, Research Engineer, LKAB Getting your Design right: Deploy the best drilling Ben Oldfield, Mining Engineer, GALMOY MINE patterns to improve the accuracy of your blast modelling Peter Reinders, Product Manager Electronic Measure your Vibration: How to incorporate Blasting Systems, ORICA MINING SERVICES monitoring and measurement systems into your overall Ryan Freeman, Drill & Blast Engineer, environmental compliance strategy SRK CONSULTING Thomas Oberndorfer, Director, MINE IT Curtis Stacy, General Manager, Flanders Electric Tailor-made Interactive Evening Masterclasses Mining Systems Division, FLANDERS ELECTRIC 18th – 19th January 2011 Rüdiger Triebel, Head of Mining Engineering, Masterclass A: Which Environmental Aspects Should You K+S AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT/ EUROMINES Consider When Using Emulsion Explosives? Jonny Bagein-Linder, Manager Production Systems, BOLIDEN AREA Sponsors Masterclass B: The Future of Mining With Electronics: How Can New Technology Help You Achieve a Better Blast Result Dr. Peter Reinders, Product Manager Electronic Blasting Systems, EMEA, ORICA MINING SERVICES “This drill and blast conference will help us learn from other mine operators and technical experts, and we look forward to hearing of any new ways to improve our productivity” Paddy McConnell, Area Planning Engineer, Boliden Tara Mines +44 (0)20 7368 9373 +44 (0)20 7368 9377 TEAM@IQPC.co.uk
    • ”Drilling and blasting is at the core of successful mining, this conference is a great opportunity to meet colleagues and discuss challenges and opportunities within these topics” Jan Kläre, Superintendent Mine Development, Zinkgruvan, Sweden 5 Reasons why this is a Dear Drill & Blast Professional, Have you got the best drilling pattern and explosive combination in must attend event for place to deliver the optimum blast? drill & blast professionals With Europe pushing to become independent in supplying raw materials in upcoming years, we will witness increased investments in new exploration Complex exposure to drill & blast production in mining across Europe. This means an added emphasis on getting the right expertise and techniques in place throughout the entire 1 engineers with whom you can share successes and learn from failures. mining cycle to meet these demands. You’ll notice that the atmosphere is After speaking to 43 drill & blast engineers in European Mines and their contractors over the last few months it is evident that getting your blast right 2 different from other conferences. We actively maintain a reduced vendor is of essential importance to mine operators. If just one thing goes wrong during the drill & blast phase, you could be faced with heavy consequences ratio, which creates a more intimate that could slow down your production, harm the environment or even environment for knowledge sharing and endanger the lives of fellow miners on site. networking. Drill & Blast Europe 2011 will delve deep into the critical approaches you With over 16 industry speakers need to ensure you perform the optimum blast. Our outstanding speaker faculty includes Jonny Bagein-Linder, who will 3 confirmed at Drill & Blast Europe 2011 we bring together the brightest minds in discuss how bulk emulsion behaves in bedrock and how this will help you mining industry who will deliver their achieve a better blast. In addition Jonny will be running one of our interactive and practical masterclasses on the impacts bulk emulsion has on the first-hand insight into their drill & blast environment through leaking. So make sure you sign up for the masterclass department. as well as the conference. Supreme networking opportunities that Other key topics on our agenda include: New strategies on how to optimise fragmentation and minimise costs 4 allow you vital face-to-face interaction with industry peers. Insights into some of the biggest European mines blasting department Get direct insight through interactive Traceability of Explosives directive and how will it affect your mines operations 5 workshops with key opinion leaders in the field. How to improve your design pattern to avoid commodity loss You will learn more at this 2 day conference than you would at a 2 week training course! This gathering will encapsulate the very finest drill & blast professionals as well as newcomers looking to learn from the elite. Who will attend Drill & Mark the date in your diary: January 18th – 19th 2011. Blast Europe 2011? Avoid the wait list: places are limited and early registration is highly recommended. Make sure you secure your place at this bespoke industry event. Drill & Blast Engineers I look forward to meeting you in Stockholm! Drill & Blast Managers Kind Regards, P. S. Book as Drill & Blast Superintendants Sintija Dobrotinsek a team to make Mining Engineers Conference Director Construction IQ titanic savings! Shot Firers Operations Managers Area Planning Managers Sponsors Media Partners Mine Superintendent Principal Mining Engineer Open Pit Operations Manager Underground Mine Manager +44 (0)20 7368 9373 +44 (0)20 7368 9377 TEAM@IQPC.co.uk
    • CONFERENCE AGENDA DAY ONE | Tuesday 18th January 2011 Achieve Best Blast Quality 12:50 Lunch & Networking 8:30 Registration & Coffee 13:50 Get a Grasp on Grade Control and Avoid Ore Contamination 9:00 Chairperson’s Opening Remarks • Solve the issue of contaminated ore Paddy McConnell, Area Planning Engineer, • How to avoid waste rock contamination BOLIDEN TARA MINES • Blast designs and techniques that deliver on grade control 9:15 Dilution Control in Panel Stoping at Zinkgruvan, Dereck Guilfoyle, Safety and Drilling Manager, Sweden EMED MINING • Optimised drill & blast procedures for reduction of dilution CASE STUDY • How to achieve reduced cycle time for drill-blast-muck • Learn about safety issues and improvements that can 14:35 Manual and Computerised Modelling: How to be applied Achieve Effective Blast Design and Jan Kläre, Superintendent Mine Development, Implementation LUNDIN MINING ZINKURVAN • Find out about the limitations of computerised design CRITICAL INSIGHT such as data accuracy, block models and equipment 10:00 Automated Drill Systems Uncovered restraints • learn how to increase the overall production • Accurate drilling: the secret of effective blasting from • normalize your operators performance drill hole deviation to equipment maintenance • reduce performance drop out due to fatigue • Insight into best practice Blasting procedures, • how to address the problem of change management detonators and prime control you should adopt Curtis Stacy, General Manager, Flanders Electric Mining Ben Oldfield, Mining Engineer, GALMOY MINE Systems Division, Flanders Electric 10:50 Morning Coffee & Networking 15:15 Afternoon Tea & Networking 11:20 Find the Right Explosive for Your Type of Bedrock 15:50 How Can Monitoring the Explosions Help You • How bulk emulsion acts when it comes into contact Achieve Better Blasting Results in the Future? with cracks and joints • Utilise best available technology to improve both the CASE STUDY • Examine which parameters should be applied to the safety and quality of your blasting results structure and constitution of bulk emulsion at • Best practice for using highs speed video technology to applications, where tectonic elements occur re-examine blasts and identify root causes for ground • Identify and examine the widths of cracks in a mine in vibrations order to avoid emulsion leaking • Benchmarking case studies that use monitoring Jonny Bagein-Linder, Manager Production Systems, technologies in blasting BOLIDEN AREA Ryan Freeman, Drill and Blast Engineer, SRK CONSULTING 12:05 Successful Methods to Pre-splitting in Large Mining Operations • Find out about the challenges that are specific to large 16:45 Chairperson’s Closing Remarks mine sites and see how you can apply the lessons CASE STUDY learned in your mine • Evaluate the pre-splitting methods adopted in large Sign up for an evening mining operations • Unique techniques that should be applied to achieve masterclass when you register maximum production for the conference! Torbjörn Krigsman, Blasting Engineer, BOLIDEN AITIK +44 (0)20 7368 9373 +44 (0)20 7368 9377 TEAM@IQPC.co.uk
    • CONFERENCE AGENDA DAY TWO | Wednesday 19th January 2011 Ensure Safety and Security of the Operations “Drill & Blast 2011 will be an excellent 8:30 Registration & Coffee opportunity to discuss the legal framework for future best practice in the industry”. 9:05 Traceability - Big Changes For All Users Of Civil Explosives in Europe - Insights From A Major Corina Hebestreit, Euromines Consumer • A breakdown on the new directive and how to comply 12:35 Lunch & Networking with it • Why is it important to upgrade the methodologies used 13:35 Testing Electronic Detonators in LKAB to trace explosives • Execute a Successful Long Haul Blasting • Action Plan on how to treat precursors to explosives; • Showcase the LKAB Malmberget new approaches to insight and understanding blasting Rüdiger Triebel, Head of Mining Engineering, • Learn from the results of the electronic detonators usage K+S Aktiengesellschaft and EUROMINES Otto Hedstrom, Research Engineer, LKAB Malmberget Sweden 9:50 Achieve Workplace Safety During Drill & Blast 14:20 ProMIS: Making data monitoring easy and • Evaluate different methods for controlling fly rock profitable even for small and medium mining • What procedures should be revised to ensure better operations safety • Learn about the advantages of integrating blasting data • Find the balance between bureaucracy and into a comprehensive mining operation data concept uncompromised safety • High flexibility of adjustments allows general system to Sari Koivisto, Open Pit Operations Manager, be efficiently applied even in small operations without AGNICO-EAGLE MINES extensive IT-support • Supervision and analysis tools to help you squeeze the 10:35 Morning Coffee & Networking most out of your data Thomas Oberndorfer, Director, MINE-IT 11:05 Raw Materials Initiative: How Can it Help You? 15:05 End of Conference • Will Raw Material Initiative lead to increased investment in exploration projects? • Understand how increased investment in new Sign up for the evening masterclass technology will influence your work • How can incentives to create more jobs in mining when booking for conference. influence your future employment opportunities? Corina Hebestreit, Director, EUROMINES Learn more at this 2 day conference that at this 2 week 11:50 Second Largest Zink Underground Mine: Hear training course! About Drilling and Blasting Methods in Boliden Tara Mines • Overview of the Tara mine and mining methods used: backfilling, geology, block designs, geotechnical aspects and vibration monitoring • Examine the drill & blast designs used in the production unit • Survey profiling of completed units: What have we learned? • Development drift designs and survey controls: Assess which methods were most successful Paddy McConnell, Area Planning Engineer, BOLIDEN TARA MINES +44 (0)20 7368 9373 +44 (0)20 7368 9377 TEAM@IQPC.co.uk
    • fo th rill yo riti las rd is & Bo pas me ngin ur ca t e c b ok s a eti ee l t ng rs EVENING MASTERCLASSES | 18th – 19th January 2011 . Masterclass A Masterclass B 18th January 17:15 – 20:00 19th January 15:45 – 18:30 Which Environmental Aspects Should You The future of mining with electronics: how Consider When Using Emulsion Explosives? can new technology help you achieve a better Emulsion leaking into the environment is a major concern. It blast result is worrying from financial aspect, simply because you are There are multiple considerations that you need to know to loosing expensive explosive in the rocks and even more from achieve best results in blasting. One of them is to consider the environmental point of view where chemical electronic detonators. In this masterclass you will see how components can leak into water supply. electronics perform in addressing the issues within: Key issues to examine Vibration Control How bulk emulsions behave in hard rock and how can Perimeter Control you apply this knowledge in saving on explosion Fragmentation Control Ways of preventing emulsion leaking into the cracks and Dr. Peter Reinders, Product Manager Electronic Blasting thus avoid environmental damage Systems, EMEA, ORICA MINING SERVICES Blasting, technical, environmental and economical points of view need to be considered when looking for the best ration of emulsion Jonny Bagein-Linder, Manager Production Systems, BOLIDEN AREA Visit www.drillandblasteurope.com to access complimentary and exclusive interviews, reports, articles and presentations! DO YOU HAVE A SOLUTION THAT WILL HELP DRILL & BLAST PROFESSIONALS ACHIEVE THE ULTIMATE BLAST? Our delegates are actively looking for fresh and innovative technology solutions and services to assist in drilling & blasting. Are you an explosive provider? Do you provide software for 3D mapping, mine design and production planning? Can you assist in delivering blasting equipment and accessories? If you have a product or a solution that would benefit drill & blast engineers then Construction IQ can help you get your message across to these potential clients, and place your company in prime position at this industry renowned event. For sponsorship opportunities contact Dale Harris directly on +44(0)207 3689500 email on sponsorship@iqpc.co.uk or visit www.drillandblasteurope.com to discuss the right package for your organization. +44 (0)20 7368 9373 +44 (0)20 7368 9377 TEAM@IQPC.co.uk
    • Drill & Blast Europe 2011 4 EASY WAYS TO REGISTER Revolutionise your blast quality with proven Phone: +44 (0)20 7368 9373 Fax: +44 (0)20 7368 9377 techniques and design patterns that deliver the Email: TEAM@IQPC.co.uk best fragmentation Post: Customer Service Department, January 18th – 19th Stockholm | Sweden IQPC Ltd., 129 Wilton Road, Victoria, London, SW1V 1JZ, UK To speed registration, please provide the priority code located on the mailing label or in the box below. My registration code is: #R Please contact our database manager on +44(0) 207 368 9300 or at database@iqpc.co.uk quoting the registration code above to Team Discounts*** inform us of any changes or to remove your details. Book 3 for the price of 2 DELEGATE PRICING IQPC recognises the value of learning in terms. Group bookings at the same time from the same company Register by Register by Register by Standard Package receive a discount. Only one discount available per 8th October* 5th November* 10th December* Price person. Team Discounts are not available with 2,297€ + VAT 2,397€ + VAT 2,497€ + VAT K Conference + 2 Masterclasses (Save 400€) (Save 300€) (Save 200€) 2,697€ + VAT another discount. 1,748€ + VAT 1,848€ + VAT 1,948€ + VAT K Conference + 1 Masterclass** 2,098€ + VAT (Save 350€) (Save 250€) (Save 150€) Venue and Accommodation 1,199€ + VAT 1,299€ + VAT 1,399€ + VAT K Conference only 1,499€ + VAT Venue Grand Hôtel Stockholm (Save 300€) (Save 200€) (Save 100€) Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8P O Box 16424 103 27 STOCKHOLM SWEDEN K Masterclass only** 599€ + VAT Tel: + 46 (0) 8 679 35 00 Fax: + 46 (0) 8 611 86 86 E-mail: info@grandhotel.se * To qualify for discounts, payments must be received by the early bird registration deadline. Early booking discounts are not valid in Accommodation Overnight accommodation is not included in the conjunction with any other offer. registration fee. 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