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  • BME Product catalogue 2016 - 2017

    BME is a member of the Omnia Group, one of South Africa’s leading agricultural and chemical companies listed on the JSE stock exchange. With over 30 years of experience, BME supplied explosives and related technical services to over 18 African countries, including some operations in Indonesia, Australia and South America.

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  • AXXIS™

    AXXIS™ is a fully programmable, accurate and easy-to-use electronic delay detonator system. It is one of the safest initiation systems available. For safety, AXXIS™ offers a full two-way communication between the blasting box and detonators. During detonator logging, there is no direct communication with the detonators. Using the AXXIS™ System, you can program AXXIS™ detonators to fire accurately at any time between 0 and 10000 ms at one millisecond intervals. You can fire up to 600 detonators from one AXXIS™ Blasting Box.

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  • Blasting guide

    BME is the leading supplier of explosives to the South African underground, open pit and quarrying industries. Focusing on safety, supply security and value adding technical services, BME strives to remain at the forefront of technology by regularly participating in the research and trials of new blasting techniques and products, as well as attending and presenting at technical conferences worldwide. BME has operations in Botswana, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Namibia, South Africa, Senegal, Swaziland, Zambia, DRC, Mozambique, Angola, Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone and Zimbabwe. BME also trades into the rest of Africa.

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  • Company profile

    BME is characterised by a strong and distinctive culture. Combining the values of a family business with the virtues and strengths of a professionally managed public company, we operate according to a robust spirit of enterprise underpinned by a reputation for the highest levels of integrity.

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  • Underground Emulsion Technology

    BME, together with Protea Mining Chemicals forms the mining division within the Omnia Group. The Omnia Group is a Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed diversified provider of specialized chemical products and services used in the mining, agriculture and chemicals sectors.
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