IME’s Request that Governors and Local Officials Consider Commercial Explosives Industry as Essential

03/25/2020

MEMORANDUM TO: Governors and Local Officials FROM: The Institute of Makers of Explosives RE: Essential Operations and Workforce of the Commercial Explosives Industry DATE: March 25, 2020 The In...

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COVID-19 Updates and Resources

03/21/2020

IME is working to track the quickly evolving directives, announcements, information and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic that impact the commercial explosives industry or may be of general a...

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Renewal of the MSHA-IME Safety Alliance Agreement

03/17/2020

March 17, 2020  - IME is pleased to announce the renewal of the MSHA-IME Safety Alliance Agreement by the Honorable Dave Zatezalo, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health, and IME...

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IME Honors the Life of Ron Thomas

02/05/2020

In memoriam…    IME is honoring the life of Ron Thomas, who served as our Director of Technical Services from 2013-2017.  Ron passed away on February 1st after a courageous...

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IME Announces New Safety Publication

11/20/2019

IME is pleased to announce the publication of the Example Security Plan for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials, which is the newest addition to our safety and security library.  Like all I...

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Who We Are

To promote the safety and security of employees, users, the public and the environment throughout the manufacture, transportation, storage and use of commercial explosive materials used in mining, construction and other operations essential to the development and maintenance of the national infrastructure.

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