Rock Drilling And Blasting Equipment in UAE
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About Rock Drilling and Blasting Equipment
Rock Drilling And Blasting Equipment
Rock drilling and blasting equipment is required in the mining and also in the construction industry. Rock drilling and blasting is carried for various purposes such as to construct tunnels through rocks, to construct dams or roads and so on. Some of the equipment used in rock drilling and blasting is rock drills and drill rigs, load and haul equipment, and pneumatic rock drills. There are different kinds of drill rigs that are used in the mining industry which includes rotary blast hole drill rigs, surface DTH drill rigs, Surface top hammer drill rigs, dimensional stone drill rigs, underground drill rigs and exploration drill rigs.
A rotary blast hole drill rig is a heavy duty crawler that is used for surface mines. A DTH or Down the hole crawler is a truck mounted drill rig that is also used for quarrying and mining. These rigs are semi-automated and are reliable machines that could be used to drill in any environment. Hand-held rock drills are cued for light duty construction work and are also used to drill small holes in rocks or for block cutting in the dimensional stone industry.
The procedure of drilling and blasting of rocks includes drilling of holes in the rocks and controlled explosives are placed in the holes and detonated. The rubble is then removed and these steps are repeated until the tunnel is excavated. Jebel Ali, Ras Al Khaimah and industrial area 8 in Sharjah are some of the most popular destinations in UAE to find manufacturers and suppliers of rock drilling and blasting equipment. Rock drilling and blasting equipment could also be hired and customers also have the option of purchasing used equipment.