Swebrec - Swedish Blasting Research Centre

Swebrec is a part of the Division of mining and geotechnical engineering at the Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural resources engineering.

Focus areas

  • Detonics and performance of explosives in rock
  • Optimal fragmentation in blasting
  • Model for benchblasting and primary crushers in open pits
  • Controlled breakage in sub-level caving
  • Blast damage in drifting and tunneling
  • Environmental effects due to blasting

Principal partners of Swebrec are Atlas Copco, Boliden Mineral, LKAB, LKAB Berg & Betong.

Johansson, Daniel - Senior Lecturer
Organization: Mining and Rock Engineering, Mining and Geotechnical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 492361

Page Editor and Contact: Richard Renberg

Published: 26 February 2015

Updated: 13 April 2015