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BLASTING SAFELY

BE SAFE. BLAST SAFE.

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OPTIMIZATION AT THE FACE

BEST PARTICLE SIZE. MINIMIZING PROCESSING COSTS.

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LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIPS. INCLUDING ALL STAKEHOLDERS

AUSTIN POWDER SINCE 1833, A COMMITMENT TO BE THE BEST.

Our Mission Is Safety

Our commitment to safety has evolved to include our technical and blasting services in the field, in addition to the requirements at our manufacturing and storage facilities. Our corporate goal is to be recognized as the safest explosives manufacturer, supplier and blasting company in the world.

“Our Safety Mission is for each and every employee to go home safe to be with their family and friends…every day. “

Dave True, President, Austin Powder Company

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December Safety Theme

Cold Weather & Hypothermia

  • Wear several layers of loose-fitting clothing.
  • Inspect all rock surfaces for loose ground affected by cold weather.
  • Keep your footwear in good condition to ensure your feet stay warm and dry. Wet feet speed the effects of hypothermia.
  • Stay hydrated. Cold weather dehydration can sneak up on you because your body doesn’t feel as thirsty in cool weather.
  • Be aware of wind chill.