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EIG Conference 2010

EIG Conference 2010

EIG Conference - Portsmouth 8th to 11th September 2010.

Shazad Hosein and Emily Vallance of Blast Log Ltd will be attending the EIG 2010 conference. Blast Log will be sharing a stand with GWP Consultants at the conference and Shazad will be presenting a paper to the conference, titled "Blasting using electronic detonators to control blast vibration in proximity to an active railway tunnel and a World Heritage Site".

For more information regarding the EIG Conference, please visit www.eigconference.org.




The International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) 37th Annual Conference

ISEE 37th Annual Conference

The International Society of Explosives Engineers will sponsor the 37th Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique.

This event will be held at the Town and Country Resort in San Diego, California from 6th - 9th February 2011.

Bill Birch and Shazad Hosein will be attending the conference.

For more information regarding the ISEE conference, please visit www.isee.org.







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June 2010

Hillhead 2010

Hillhead 2010

Blast Log Ltd attended Hillhead this year sharing a stand with GWP Consultants.

Established since 1982, Hillhead is the UK’s major construction event and is the biggest working quarry show anywhere in the world. Exhibitors from all sections of the minerals and construction industries take part including those involved in quarrying, recycling, concrete, asphalt, road surfacing, civil engineering, plant hire, demolition, landfill, mining and materials handling.

For more information regarding Hillhead, please visit www.hillhead.com.



February 2010

The International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) 36th Annual Conference

ISEE 36th Annual Conference

In February of this year two members of Blast Log Ltd (Director Bill Birch and Explosives Engineer Shazad Hosein) travelled to Florida for the International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) 36th Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique.

Shazad presented a paper entitled 'The Environmental Disturbance from Special Effects Blasting in Open Water' with Charlie Adcock which was well received with excellent feedback given and informative discussions taking place afterwards.






Blast Log Ltd Leeds Office

Blast Log Opens New Office

In October 2007, Blast Log Ltd aquired a new, second office in Leeds, West Yorkshire, which will be the working base for Bill Birch and Shazad Hosein.





Shazad Hosein joins Blast Log

New Member of the Blast Log Team

On 1st October 2007, the Blast Log team was joined by Shazad Hosein after completing his pHD thesis at Leeds University. Shazad's thesis involved creating a programme to optimise initiation timings of electronic detonators to reduce environmental impacts. This programme is currently used by Blast Log Ltd and is bringing significant benefits where it has been applied. Shazad also brings an extensive base knowledge about blasting, monitoring and prediction to complement and enhance the Blast Log team.