Twenty-one technical articles have been included to offer important information that both experienced drill operators and industry novices will find useful. To provide real world scenarios, 25 case studies highlight a variety of successful mining operations around the world.

“Blasthole Drilling in Open Pit Mining” is available through local Atlas Copco customer centers and distributors. It can also be downloaded from the rotary blasthole drilling section on www.atlascopco.com/blastholedrills.